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AgStar and United FCS partners with community and USDA for groundbreaking of new healthcare facility in Olivia

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Ag Star, Krystal Ohlhaber/ 507-923-5903 United FCS, Debra Spaeth/320-214-5008 Mankato, Minn., (April 21, 2014) – AgStar Financial Services and United FCS are proud to partner with Renville County Hospital and Clinics in Olivia, Minnesota on the renovation and expansion project which will be celebrated with a groundbreaking ceremony tomorrow, Tuesday, April… Read more »

Minnesota’s Farm Credit Organizations Provide Grant to Help State’s Farmers Tell Their Story

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Speak for Yourself Program Identifies, Recruits and Trains Minnesota Farmers and Ranchers to Be Effective Spokespeople for Agriculture St. Paul, Minn. – Minnesota farmers feed families, fuel the economy, care about their communities and are stewards of the environment. And today they are getting help telling their story thanks to a grant… Read more »

9th Immigrant and Minority Farmers Conference Saturday and Sunday, February 1 & 2, 2014 in St. Paul, MN.

St. Paul, Minnesota— Minority and immigrant farmers are invited to participate in the 9th Annual Immigrant and Minority Farmers Conference. Hosted by the Minnesota Food Association, USDA-Farm Service Agency and USDA- Natural Resources Conservation Service, the two-day conference provides education and resources to small farm operators and fosters relationships between farmers and community partners. Major… Read more »