Farmfest got underway on Tuesday at the Gilfillan Estate west of Morgan, and continues through Thursday. Southern Minnesota congressional candidates faced off in a forum on Tuesday morning, and Governor Dayton and Senator Al Franken spoke as well. Today (WED) there’s a US Senate candidate forum dealing with agriculture and rural issues beginning at 10:30. Both candidate forums will be broadcast on 860AM-KNUJ beginning at 6pm today. Farmfest features well over 500 exhibitors. KNUJ will continue to broadcast from Farmfest over the next 2 days as well.