Update: Tuesday, November 12 - 4:10 P.M. : As of 4:00 P.M., the Minnesota Energy Resources natural gas curtailment for grain dryers has been lifted. However, the cooperative will be working with the stipulation of self-curtailment between 4:00 A.M. and 8:00 A.M. each day until further notice. Please give us a call at the Stewartville office with any questions. 507-533-4222
"By taking cattle off grazing when frost threatens, farmers remove the chance of prussic acid poisoning. If frost-damaged or killed sorghums are greenchopped, the prussic acid gas is hauled along to bunks and not given time to escape from the leaf material."