The Twins have placed outfielder Josh Willingham on the 15-day disabled list and reinstated outfielder Aaron Hicks from the DL. An MRI on Willingham Tuesday revealed a tear of his medial meniscus as well as a bone bruise in his left knee. Hicks missed 19 games with a strained left hamstring. The 23-year-old rookie went 2-for-4 with two runs scored in his return to the lineup last night.
This week Morrill County Farm Bureau President Jeff Metz who farms and ranches in the Nebraska panhandle testified in front of the Senate Ag Committee.
The South Dakota Animal industry Board is investigating the death of two replacement heifers from a cattle herd in Stanley County.
This week Iowa pork producer John Weber, President Elect of the National Pork Producers Council testified in front of a House Ag Subcommittee.
Members and supporters of the American Coalition for Ethanol held their fly in this week in the nation’s capital.