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Palo Alto/Emmet FSA Update

The USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) recently made several policy updates for acreage reporting for cover crops, revising intended use, late-filed provisions, grazing allotments as well as updated the definitions of "idle" and "fallow."Reporting Cover Crops:FSA made changes to the types of cover ...

Commercial Space Available At Palo Alto County Fair

The Palo Alto County Fair is now accepting applications for commercial exhibits at the fair.The commercial exhibits building will be open 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 19, 12 noon to 8 p.m. Friday, July 20 and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, July, 21. Exhibitors have the option to stay for Sunday, ...

Garden Club Plans Educational Outings

The Palo Alto Garden Club celebrated National Garden Club Week by hosting the weekly Chamber Coffee June 8 at the Victorian House in Emmetsburg.The landscaping at the Victorian House is an ongoing community service project of our club. Members sign up during the summer and fall months for one ...

Catholic Daughters Install New Officers

WEST BEND - Court St. Frances Xavier Cabrini #1797 gathered on Thursday, June 7, for Mass celebrated by Father Thomas Hart and Installation of new officers.New officers are: Becky Larson, Regent, Kathy Montag, Vice Regent, Autumn Wirtz, Secretary, Donna Grimm, Financial Secretary and Courtney ...

Ted Riley Honored At Booster Club Golf Outing

Fifteen teams braved the heat to participate in the 8th Annual E-Hawk Athletic Booster Club Golf Outing Fundraiser at Five Island Golf last Friday. The annual event is held to raise funds to support Emmetsburg High School athletics.This year, the Booster Club teamed up with Five Island Golf to ...

Cooper Expands into Storage

With the installation of eight storage containers, Dan Cooper can print new business cards that will read "Dan Cooper Builders and Storage."Cooper purchased the 8 X 20 containers in Minneapolis. He says the units, manufactured in China, as known as 'one-trippers' because they make one trip on a ...

Palo Alto/Emmet FSA Update

As part of a 33-year effort to protect sensitive lands and improve water quality and wildlife habitat on private lands, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will resume accepting applications for the voluntary Conservation Reserve Program (CRP). Eligible farmers, ranchers, and private ...

Lumberjacks Come To Town

Emmetsburg Chamber of Commerce is celebrating its 80th Year with events throughout the yea.This Saturday, June 16, there will be a lumberjack show. Three shows, in fact. Chamber Executive Director Deb Hite assures all who come to Soper Park on Saturday will have a rollicking good time.The ...