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Two-a-days: North Dakota legislators sprint toward mid-session break
MCFEELY: Legendary coach needs all of his competitiveness after car crash
ND House: Nonlethal drone weapons stay legal for law enforcement
Man sentenced in crash that killed 83-year-old ND rancher
Soon, some will get through Twin Cities airport security with a fingerprint or iris scan
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Top-seeded Bulldogs hold off Bison in Region 7 Tournament
Bearcats knock off defending Region 7 champs Trinity in quarterfinals
Night Hawks outlast Heart River in Region 7 Tournament
Defense, scoring balance gets Killdeer past Wildfire
DSU track and field collects NSAA honors
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Port: House votes to restrict civil asset forfeiture despite opposition from law enforcement
Port: Anger and insults in the ND House, casino suffers and wind industry targeted
Port: House votes to allow non-lethal weapons on drones after heated debate
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Father Sebastian Schmidt, OSB
Louis "Louie" Brezden
Marcus and Elva Bakke
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
August 31, 2012
Grazing in cattle country
There is no question about where the beef is in North Dakota.
August 31, 2012 - 12:00am
August 23, 2012
Calif. congress members ask USDA to reopen plant
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- Three Central California congressmen cited the region's high unemployment Thursday while asking the federal government to reopen a slaughterhouse at the center of a cruelty and food safety investigation. Republican lawmakers Devin Nunes, Kevin McCarthy and...
August 23, 2012 - 3:47pm
April 2, 2011
Mothers Mean Business
Motherhood never can be taken away. The other day, the ranch crew was reminiscing about the recent calving season. Certain cows come to mind quickly as a certain degree of quickness was needed to survive the initial tagging and appraisal of the calf. Certain cows are somewhat tolerant...
April 2, 2011 - 12:00am
December 25, 2010
The Future of Beef II -- Midsized Challenges
One can always expect change, particularly if one is in the middle because the middle seldom stays the same. The middle may be comfortable for some, but for others, there is a distinct desire to move. Some do not want to stay in the middle because, for many, our upbringing taught...
December 25, 2010 - 12:00am
September 4, 2010
'Fat equals flavor'
Keeping consumers and cattle happy and healthy can be a challenge for producers but one way of doing that is by watching what their cattle eat. "More...
September 4, 2010 - 12:00am
September 2, 2010
You'll be the envy of the lunchroom with this Choice Roast Beef Sandwich
My granddaughters were talking with me recently about going back to school, wondering who their teachers would be and which of their friends...
September 2, 2010 - 12:00am
July 31, 2010
Beef Talk: More money in beef business
The cattle business is very dynamic, so it is very easy to get lost in the shuffle. The current news or the latest color print catches our eyes and we start talking. Our conversations tend to be filled with lots of thoughts sprinkled with a few facts.
July 31, 2010 - 12:00am
March 27, 2010
Beef Talk: Slowly adapt bulls to new home
After a spring of bull shopping, the first thing one realizes is there are a lot of good bulls on the market from many good breeds. The strong selection makes for fun shopping, reviewing the highlighter markings of the good traits of each bull in the catalog, bidding vigorously and...
March 27, 2010 - 12:00am
March 11, 2010
PETA offers anti-meat trash cans for Colo. parks
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- The animal rights group PETA is offering to help the cash-strapped city of Colorado Springs by paying to put trash cans back in parks -- on one condition. The cans have to carry an anti-meat slogan and a picture of a woman in a lettuce bikini. The...
March 11, 2010 - 4:20pm
November 14, 2009
BeefTalk: The value of Beef
A discussion was initiated as to where one should look to find out why the value that the producer receives for beef seems to be questioned. It goes without much discussion that this topic is complicated and difficult. Recently, the data on a steer that was utilized in a previous...
November 14, 2009 - 12:00am
July 11, 2009
Capturing value the name of the beef game
Beef production is about value. There are many components and obviously many ways to raise beef, but the bottom line is value. The product has to have value. In economics, value is a product of supply and demand. Many educational opportunities, such as the North Dakota Farm and Ranch...
July 11, 2009 - 12:00am
January 3, 2009
BeefTalk:Buying the right bull means checking his grades
The common-sense process of buying bulls has not changed much. The requirements are simple. The bull needs four decent legs, a bit of appropriate muscle indicative of the product and a functioning reproductive system. Cost usually determines which bull one brings home. The opportunity...
January 3, 2009 - 12:00am