Land Sustainability & Stewardship

R.D. Offutt Becker Farm hosts Irrigation Association of Minnesota summer tour

On Friday, July 29, 2022, the R.D. Offutt Farm Team in Becker, Minn. hosted more than 60 people for the annual Irrigators Association of Minnesota (IAM) summer field tour. Minnesota state legislators, agency and congressional staff members, public officials, IAM and industry members attended the event, touring an RDO field with a top-of-the-line center pivot irrigation system, learning about the latest irrigation research at the University of Minnesota Sand Plain Research Farm and hearing about the economics behind irrigated agriculture from local processor, Michaels Foods.

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R.D. Offutt Farms plants 45,000 trees to celebrate Arbor Month

In celebration of Arbor Month, R.D. Offutt Farms planted 45,000 Red Pine and White Spruce trees on fields in Hubbard and Wadena Counties between May 21-25.

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R.D. Offutt Farms makes 2021 Earth Day commitment

Protecting natural resources has long been a priority at R.D. Offutt Farms (RDO). In 2021, RDO remains committed to that priority, and will plant an additional 10,000 trees and 200 acres of pollinator habitat.

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