Dayton To Hold Water Quality Summit Next YearGovernor Mark Dayton said Sunday he'll convene a statewide water quality summit in 2016. The governor announced the summit this weekend at annual meetings of the Minnesota Farm Bureau and the Minnesota Farmers Union.
Dayton Announces Statewide Water Quality SummitGov. Mark Dayton has announced plans to convene a statewide water quality summit in February. Dayton announced the summit Saturday at annual meetings of the Minnesota Farm Bureau and the Minnesota Farmers Union.
Dayton To Visit Worthington, Austin To Tout Buffer StripsGov. Mark Dayton will visit Worthington and Austin to promote his proposal to require farmers to leave 50-foot buffer strips along ditches, streams, ponds and lakes to improve water quality and animal habitat.
MN Farmers Union Holds Women's Leadership EventThe Minnesota Farmers Union is hosting its inaugural Women's Leadership Conference this weekend in Minneapolis.
Farm Bill Leads Agenda For Minnesota Farmers UnionThe 2012 Farm Bill and farm policy lead the agenda for next weekend's Minnesota Farmers Union convention.
Izaak Walton League Sponsors 2012 Farm Bill ForumMinnesota conservation and agricultural leaders gather Monday to discuss how the 2012 Farm Bill can better conserve the state's water, wildlife, and farmlands.