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...

Continue reading →

Marketing, marrying new fields for farmers

February 2, 2017 BY HANNA SNYDER GAMBINI REPUBLICAN-AMERICANBETHLEHEM – 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...

Continue reading →