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BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- A company that's exploring for potash in northwestern North Dakota says things aren't as promising as officials had hoped.


Potash is a fertilizer that's in high demand in China and India. Dakota Salts drilled a test well more than a year ago near Lignite, in Burke County, to gauge the region's potential.

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