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Peter Ackerman begins to harvest his crops. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
Peter Ackerman begins to harvest his crops. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
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Minnesota Corn Harvest is Nearly Complete

Minnesota farmers have nearly finished their corn harvest despite cold temperatures and snow over the past week.

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Minnesota Corn Harvest Now Ahead of Average

Minnesota's corn harvest is now ahead of the five-year average for the first time this season.

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Dry Weather Helps Minnesota Farmers Harvest Grains

Dry weather is helping Minnesota farmers with the small grain harvest, but it's also hurting crop conditions.

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Hidden Cove Orchards prepare for harvest time. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
Hidden Cove Orchards prepare for harvest time. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
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Ideal Spring Brings Fruitful Apple Harvest [VIDEO]

With such a beautiful Spring, apple growers are preparing for a fruitful harvest. Last year, the late frost killed blossoms, and the drought that followed didn't help. However, this year orchards are looking to bounce back.

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Phil Roeder, Flickr
Phil Roeder, Flickr
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Minnesota Farmers Make Harvest Progress

Minnesota farmers continue to make progress on the corn and soybean harvests. The U.S. Department of Agriculture reported Monday that the soybean harvest advanced to 16 percent complete as of Sunday, compared with 1 percent for the five-year average. The corn harvest advanced to 12 percent, compared with a 1 percent average.

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Phil Roeder, Flickr
Phil Roeder, Flickr
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DNR Urges Minnesota Farmers to Take Fire Precautions

Dry conditions have Minnesota officials urging farmers to take precautions to avoid causing fires as they harvest their crops. The Department of Natural Resources points out that fires sparked by equipment in dry fields can spread rapidly and cause costly losses in crops and machinery.

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fishhawk, Flickr
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Minnesota Corn Crops A Mixed Bag

Sweltering temps and a lack of rain are leaving many states' corn crops withering away. Farms in Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky and Missouri are part of nine states where up to half of the corn fields are rated as poor or very poor.

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Minnesota Corn Harvest Nearly Complete

Minnesota farmers are nearly finished with the corn and sunflower harvests, thanks to continued dry weather. According to the weekly U.S. Department of Agriculture crop-weather report for Minnesota, corn was 93 percent harvested as of Sunday. That compares with 86 percent last year and a five-year average of 60 percent.

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Watch for Farm Equipment this Harvest Season

This season MnDOT warns you to keep your eyes open to farm equipment on Minnesota Highways. With the increase of farm equipment on Minnesota roads, The Minnesota Department of Transportation is urging motorists to exercise caution this fall.

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corn (Photo by Jim Maurice)
corn (Photo by Jim Maurice)
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Minnesota Farmers Make Rapid Harvest Progress

Warm, dry weather has helped Minnesota farmers make rapid progress on the soybean harvest. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's weekly crop weather report for Minnesota, the soybean harvest jumped 32 percentage points to 35 percent complete as of Sunday.

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