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Trolling for the Troops thanks veterans for their service
Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
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'Play for Patrick' screenings slated Thursday at Eagle View
Lost Italian: Delicious and nutritious, celebrate our agricultural superfood with Edamame Pesto
Wayback Wednesday: Deadly Fergus Falls "Great Cyclone" happened 100 years ago this week
Methodists' stance on homosexuality divides the church
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Lawsuit: Carrie Underwood, NFL stole 'Sunday Night Football' theme
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Heiress, jeans queen, Gloria Vanderbilt dies
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This Was Brainerd - June 20
Nisswa Lions event raises $19,000 to fight diabetes. White Cane Drive is June 22
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May 9, 2019
As Americans drink less milk, processors fill void with growing popularity of alt-dairy products
Dairy farmers are indignant about beverages calling themselves milks when they are actually made of oats or almonds or sunflower seeds. Even...
May 9, 2019 - 7:30pm
April 26, 2019
Dairy exporter is betting that soy and oats won't replace cow milk
Conaprole is betting against widespread global substitution of cow milk as the Uruguayan dairy cooperative opens a new $35 million plant to make...
April 26, 2019 - 1:52pm
April 11, 2019
What's in a name? The battle over alternative meat, milk and rice labeling rages on
If you've had any "almond drink" lately, you might have noticed that there's a semantics battle happening among America's food producers, politicians...
April 11, 2019 - 10:51am
December 8, 2018
5 ancient beauty tricks we’re still using today
The beauty industry is quick to point out what’s new, what’s never been seen before and the latest developments guaranteed to make you your...
December 8, 2018 - 1:29pm
September 18, 2018
'We're absolutely lost': Falling prices, health issues force small southern Minn. dairy farming family to sell 55-year operation
LE CENTER, Minn. — Lloyd Tiede never cries. "I have never seen my Dad cry besides when his father passed away," said Adrianna Tiede, Lloyd's...
September 18, 2018 - 11:30am
June 28, 2018
Udderly fun - milking contest draws crowd with local celebrities
BAXTER—JeJe was the star attraction at the eighth annual milking contest at Culver's in Baxter, but she wasn't as nervous as some of the...
June 28, 2018 - 2:55pm
June 27, 2018
Coming Thursday: Milky way
June is National Dairy Month and what better way to promote more dairy consumption than a Culver's-sponsored cow milking, custard-eating and...
June 27, 2018 - 9:00am
June 18, 2018
Professor blames full-fat trend for dairy trade spat
What started the trade spat between the U.S. and Canada over dairy? Blame consumer demand for higher fat products.
June 18, 2018 - 7:07am
May 21, 2018
Dairy farmers fight back against deceptive advertising
American dairy farmers say their product often is misunderstood, in many cases because of what they claim is deceptive advertising. Now they've...
May 21, 2018 - 6:10am
May 2, 2018
Reader Opinion: Drink cow's milk
Going to the grocery store may be confusing these days as shoppers are encouraged to read labels, and sometimes labels are confusing. I want to remind people that almond milk comes from almonds. Dairy farmers are going through some rough times as input costs go up, and consumers turn...
May 2, 2018 - 8:30am
April 5, 2018
'Cow Fitbits' and artificial intelligence are coming to the dairy farm, but some farmers aren't impressed
WAYNESBORO, Ga. - In the two months since Richard Watson strapped 200 remote-control-sized transmitters around his cows' necks, an artificial-intelligence...
April 5, 2018 - 11:56am
March 17, 2018
Drink milk -- and save a farm
GRAND FORKS — U.S. dairy farmers work 365 days a year to provide the most nutritious, natural, local, farm-to-table drink. It's milk, found...
March 17, 2018 - 6:05am
January 31, 2018
Empty barns: Prolonged low milk prices pressuring dairy farms to fold
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—There wasn't really a last straw that made Billy Euerle walk away from his Garfield dairy farm last year. Things had...
January 31, 2018 - 4:42pm
September 21, 2017
Get ready for pea milk. It doesn't taste like peas and it's not even green.
It's never been easier to avoid dairy, thanks to an ever-expanding array of plant-based milks: Rice, soy, hemp, oat, coconut, almond, macadamia,...
September 21, 2017 - 10:04am
June 15, 2017
The surprising number of American adults who think chocolate milk comes from brown cows
Seven percent of all American adults believe that chocolate milk comes from brown cows, according to a nationally representative online survey...
June 15, 2017 - 3:39pm