Family Farm Recovers From Hail Storm With Hot SauceSeven months after a major hail storm, farmers in Southern Minnesota are still being affected by the damage. Sogn Farm in Cannon Falls took a major blow right before harvest as their pepper crop was destroyed. One of their vendors took the damaged goods and now the resulting product is flying off store shelves.
Millions Of Dollars Lost As Hail Storm Destroys Crops In Western MNThe hail storm was up to 60 miles long and six miles wide, and when it came to crop destruction it didn’t discriminate.
Hailstorm Destroys Thousands Of Acres Of CropsGeorge Sill, who farms near Madelia, says he lost 150 acres of soybeans and 90 acres of corn with another 200 acres damaged to varying degrees.
Following Hail Storm, Contractors Rush To Damaged NeighborhoodsOne day after golf-ball-sized hail fell across the Twin Cities, families are adding up the damage from the storm.
Minn. May Lead US In 2013 Natural Disaster ClaimsMove over, Florida. New numbers show that Minnesota could finish first when it comes to disaster insurance claims. Last year, Minnesota generated nearly $800 million in claims, and that's only through the third quarter. If you're wondering why your premium is going through the roof, you can blame what's falling on your roof. Hail from storms on Aug. 6 damaged roofs, windows and siding all over the south metro.
Gov. Walker Spends Night On Denver Airport FloorWisconsin's governor was among hundreds of people who spent the night at Denver's main airport because of a hail storm.