Tag: Red River Valley

Red River Valley Sportsman’s Club Hosting Youth Range & Field Day this Saturday

Perley, MN — The Red River Valley Sportsman’s Club will be hosting their annual Range and Field Day this Saturday, October 8th at the club near Perley. This is for youth age 11 to 15 looking to obtain their Firearms Safety Certificate. Prior to the range and field day, Wayne Lee of the Red River…
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October 4, 2022 0

Red River Valley Sugar Beet Harvest to Get Underway Saturday at Midnight

East Grand Forks, MN — The full campaign of the American Crystal Sugarbeet harvest will get underway this Saturday, October 1st at midnight and area growers along the Red River Valley are anxious and excited to get it underway. Producers are probably most excited about the crop itself as some timely rains and warm temps…
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September 28, 2022 0

Red River Valley Sugarbeet Growers Campaigning for Workers Ahead of Fall Harvest

Fargo, ND — With the sugarbeet prehaul getting underway, the Red River Valley Sugabeet Growers Association is campaigning hard to encourage folks to consider helping out our area farmers by signing on to work the main sugarbeet haul later this fall and make some good money doing it. The main fall campaign gets underway around…
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August 25, 2022 0

Wheat Harvest Behind Schedule, Especially in Northern RRV

Minnesota — Wheat harvest in the Red River Valley is 2-3 weeks behind schedule and growers, especially those in the northern valley, may still be a few weeks out. Rhonda Larson, Chairperson of the US Wheat Associates Board of Directors, provided an update during this week’s Farm and Field Show. She notes that its possible…
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August 18, 2022 0

RRV Emerging Leadership Program Helps Develop Leadership Potential for Rural Couples

Bagley, MN — During this week’s Clearwater County Fair, local alumni will get together to introduce their latest couple into this year’s Red River Valley Emerging Leadership Program. Clearwater County ELP Liaison Stacy Peterson joined the KKCQ Food for Thought Program this week to share more information about the Emerging Leadership Program and its history.…
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August 3, 2022 0

Red River Valley Sets Record for Blizzards

Grand Forks, ND — The National Weather Service in Grand Forks has issued more blizzard warnings during the 2021-2022 winter than any other winter season in history, and as we all know there is still plenty more winter to go. As of today, the National Weather Services has issued 11 Blizzard warnings, beating out the…
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February 28, 2022 0

Red River Valley Sportsmen’s Club Brings Back Annual Men’s Stag this Friday

Perley, MN — The Red River Valley Sportsmen’s Club Annual Men’s Stag returns this Friday night, February 11th after a one-year hiatus. Last year’s event was cancelled due to the pandemic. Wayne Lee of the Red River Valley Sportsmen’s Club says everything is the same as before, just a week later than usual. The Men’s…
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February 9, 2022 0

Ag Year in Review with the Red River Farm Network

Carah Hart from the Red River Farm Network gives us the rundown of top stories for producers this year. No surprise that drought is at the top of the list, impacting a major part of the region. On the other hand, grain prices were up due to the tough conditions for crops. Hart also talks…
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December 28, 2021 0

Heat & Help Among Issues for Sugar Beet Growers Leading up to Main Harvest Campaign

Ada, MN — Sugar beet growers throughout the Red River Valley are gearing up for sugar beet hauling campaign, which is scheduled to begin this Friday, October 1st. The crop looks to be in good shape and field conditions will be excellent for hauling. However, there are still a few concerns that could setback growers…
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September 29, 2021 0