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Minnesota farming, old and new From grain to goats and ginseng, farming includes a variety of crops and strategies. Minnesota’s biggest farming sector is grain farming, which suffered from lower prices and from a wet fall and early snow in 2009.

And the wars go on As 2010 begins, wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan continue spinning out of control, and Yemen looks like a third front. Like Pakistan and Afghanistan, Yemen has a strong Al Qaeda presence and internal conflicts.

Headlines | January 4, 2009