The Journal, 25 May 2016 01:21:09 EDTWed, 25 May 2016 01:21:09 EDT Eye FFA atstate FFA convention Sleepy Eye FFA Members traveled to the University of Minnesota, St. Paul Campus,where they participated in the 87th Annual Minnesota FFA State Convention.Fri, 13 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTPioneering ethanol plant shuts down in S.D., S.D. (AP) - An ethanol plant in northern South Dakota, which was one of the first in the country, recently was shut down because the facility is outdated.Fri, 6 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTFilings open for SWCD supervisor on May 17 concerned about water quality and soil erosion in Brown County should consider filing by May 31 to run for supervisor of the Brown Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD).Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTFarmers start early on spring planting (AP) - Many of Minnesota's farmers are getting an early start on spring planting, taking advantage of warm weather in hopes of higher yields and an earlier harvest. The U.S.Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTEconomy struggles at start of election year (AP) - It was not a great start for the U.S. economy. With consumers and businesses turning cautious, the U.S.Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT