farming

Ambulance hospital emergency

Kandiyohi Co. man airlifted after hand caught in corn picker

Corn pickers are a common cause of farm accidents.

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Yes, it smells like poop around the Twin Cities today

And it's very likely that smell is actually poop.

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Man's leg severely injured in central Minnesota farming accident

The accident happened around 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 19.

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Sunday's storm damages pepper crops in southern Minnesota

A Cannon Falls farm says its pepper crops are "mostly destroyed," while a local hot sauce company says it has lost 30-40% of the crop.

sugar beet

'World's largest sugar beet' on display in Minnesota

The statue is meant to commemorate the impact sugar beets have had on agriculture.

Hemp.

With OK from feds, Minnesota's hemp industry takes step forward

There are currently 511 Minnesotans growing or processing hemp.

manure pit

2-year-old rescued from liquid manure pit at farm near St. Cloud

Manure pits have proved deadly for a number of reasons in the past.

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Minnesota has lost more than 800 licensed dairy farms since 2017

Low milk prices have taken a toll on dairy farmers nationwide.

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2nd man dies after tragic incident at west-central MN farm

The tragic incident happened on a farm near Alexandria.

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Man dies after being pinned in farming accident

The fatal accident happened Wednesday night near Albany.

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Watch: Birchwood Cafe features on PBS Newshour

The evening news show featured kernza, the grain developed partly by the University of Minnesota.

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Sheriff investigating 'booby traps' hidden in rural Minnesota field

Heavy duty chains were found wrapped around corn stalks.

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MN to blame for foul smell in KC that had people calling 911

That's what they get for living downstream...

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Viral video: After farmer's death, local growers rally to combine his fields

A video showing the farmers at work has been viewed millions of times.

grain bin

18-year-old dies in farming accident inside grain bin

The incident happened the afternoon of Wednesday, Aug. 14.

Sheriff: Minnesota man trampled to death by cattle

It happened on a farm in Douglas County.

motorcycle

Couple killed in freak motorcycle crash involving tractor

The crash happened about 40 miles southwest of Eden Prairie.

Deadly farming accident in southwest Minnesota

It happened near the town of Vesta in Redwood County.

Man killed in tractor rollover south of the Twin Cities

It happened in Lexington Township on Wednesday morning.

backhoe

Farming accident kills Minnesota man in Stearns County

He was pinned between a backhoe bucket and a utility trailer.

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Minnesota dairy farmer breaks down over family's plight in viral video

Many smaller farming operations are struggling in Minnesota.

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Minnesota farming family fighting to stay in America

The farmer's sons are forced to leave the country when they turn 21.

greenhouse fire

Community rallies to support farmers after devastating fire

They're already rebuilding after a fire torched their only greenhouse.

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20 cattle barns have collapsed in MN under weight of heavy snow

All of the snow is taking a toll on dairy farmers.