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Funding for a soybean crush and biodiesel facility in Crookston has passed a key hurdle in the Minnesota legislature. The proposed Soy Innovation Campus at the University of Minnesota Crookston will receive $5 million in funding as part of a bill authored…


In a battle with agricultural giants, the little bean came out on top. Both the Minnesota Soybean Growers Association (MSGA) and the Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council (MSR&PC) were declared winners at the National Agri-Marketing Association’s (NAMA) “Best of…


As such, in a foreshadow of likely contentious budget negotiations, both the House and Senate chambers have divergent agendas on funding the state's roads and bridges. Democrats are floating a fuel tax increase while Republican leaders are proposing shifting funds…


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The registration window is open for the Minnesota Soybean Growers Association (MSGA) annual Biodiesel Open at North Links Golf Course in North Mankato. MSGA is also debuting a new event in 2019: a Bean Bag Tournament. Teams of two can…


Wannaska Lions Club holding April 14 event to help Andy Pulk In late February, Andy Pulk and his wife, Heidi, were all set to fly to Orlando, Fla., for Commodity Classic. The Wannaska farmers were anticipating a reprieve from a…


The 2019 Women’s Agricultural Leadership Conference will examine how agriculture is evolving and how diversity may change the future. Coordinated by Minnesota District 11 Agri-Women, this annual conference will be held Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum…


Q&A with the Minnesota Department of Commerce Q: Minnesota’s biodiesel mandate changes throughout the year. What levels am I required to have in my bulk storage tank throughout the year? A: The Minnesota biodiesel mandate applies to sales of diesel…


Bob Worth has met his share of important people and shook many hands during his 13 years visiting Washington, D.C. on behalf of the Minnesota Soybean Growers Association (MSGA) and the American Soybean Association (ASA). This week, Worth was present…