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The keys to making perfect pork

Pam Voelkel, Director of Events and Promotion with Minnesota Pork, joined KASM Radio to discuss the versatility of pork and the keys to having the optimal eating experience during October Pork Month and all year […]

Providing financial incentives to improve soil health

Ecosystem Services Market Consortium, The Nature Conservancy and other partners gathered on October 8th at the Gregory Farm near Pearl Lake, Minnesota to announce a new pilot program to increase farmer participation in ecosystem services […]

Focus On Pork during October Pork Month

Minnesota Pork Executive Director Dave Preisler joined KASM on Tuesday to highlight October Pork Month. Preisler talks about how pig farmers and industry is doing during the covid-19 pandemic and how consumer demand for pork […]

Local retailers to get help to build ethanol infrastructure

Minnesota Corn Growers board member Dana Allen-Tully joined KASM on Friday to talk about the Thursday visit of USDA Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue to Minnesota. She said this is a huge step in the […]

Turkey included in CFAP2

Minnesota Turkey Growers Association Executive Director Sarah Anderson joined KASM this week for a glimpse at the turkey industry and how covid-19 has impacted turkey farmers. Turkey farmers now qualify under the CFAP2 program:


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  • Gophers-Michigan: Minnesota QB Morgan Ready To Go (AUDIO) October 23, 2020
    THE ESSENTIALS Date: Oct. 24, 2020 Time: 6:30 p.m. CT Site: Minneapolis, Minn. Stadium: TCF Bank Stadium Surface: FieldTurf Capacity: 50,805 (except 2020) Series: Michigan 75-25-3 Last: Michigan won 33-10 in Ann Arbor in 2017 Last Minnesota Win: Won 30-14 at Michigan in 2014 FIVE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW 1. Football. Finally. The No. 21 Gophers open the 2020 […]
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  • Semi-truck driver who drove toward protestors in I-35W bridge in May charged October 22, 2020
    The semi-truck driver who almost ran into protesters on the Interstate 35W bridge over the Mississippi River has been charged with two crimes. 35-year-old Bogdan Vechirko Otsego is charged with a felony count of threats of violence and a gross misdemeanor count of criminal vehicular operation. On May 31st, more than 1,000 peaceful protesters were […]
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  • Patrick Reusse tells a few of his favorite “Sid” stories (AUDIO) October 22, 2020
    Iconic sportswriter and broadcaster Sid Hartman died last Sunday at 100 years old, leaving behind a body of work that is unmatched in Minnesota sports. His long-time colleague at the Minneapolis Star-Tribune Patrick Reusse joined MNN sports director Mike Grimm to tell some of his favorite “Sid” stories:     Reusse wrote Hartman’s obituary for […]
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  • Gopher DE Boye Mafe ready for starting role (AUDIO) October 22, 2020
    The Golden Gophers host Michigan on Saturday night to open the 2020 Big Ten football season.  Golden Gopher starting defensive end Boye Mafe of Hopkins tells MNN Sports Director Mike Grimm he is ready for the starting role this season: The post Gopher DE Boye Mafe ready for starting role (AUDIO) appeared first on Minnesota […]
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