Women bring new voice to agriculture

By Carolyn Lange   WILLMAR — Amanda Freund knows she has a "crappy" job. She grins good-naturedly, recalling every junior-high joke ever uttered about the sturdy containers made from manure generated by her family's dairy cows that she markets as nutrient-rich, biodegradable...

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Marketing, marrying new fields for farmers

February 2, 2017 BY HANNA SNYDER GAMBINI REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN BETHLEHEM – March Farms in Bethlehem last week announced it would begin hosting weddings in 2018. Getting married in a pastoral setting is not a new idea, but it’s another example of how small...

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