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Wardner OK with House’s oil tax formula, but seeks other changes to bill
Highway Patrol investigates officer driving wrong way on highway after Larimore crash
Farmers Union will seek referendum on exemptions to anti-corporate farming law
Warrant issued for jailer suspected of aiding escape
Growth slows in Bismarck-Mandan, but workers still needed
Hi-tech and Big Data offer hope to battered U.S. oil industry
Rig decline smallest in 3 months
Minnesota a ‘critical part of the North American energy picture’
Fire reported at Keene saltwater disposal well
University to recruit students to study Bakken impact on wildlife, environment
Holten: That was then; this is now
Other Views: Derailed rail study had merit
Kemp: Hedge funds get short of oil as storage fills
Letter: Gag amendment for trafficking bill leaves women in the dark
Letter: Why are we voting on discrimination bill?
#TBT: Early signs of the boom
AppSnap: TripIt alleviates (some) travel stress
Stolen memories: Local family has World War II memorabilia stolen during home invasion
Rural Manvel couple's outdoor birth experience focus of TV reality show
Patrick Hope: Covering the basics
Robert "Mike" Murphy
George Allan Lynch
Grabbing all-state honors: Sadowsky, Prince collect postseason recognition in North Dakota Class B
UND looks to rebound after poor showing
DHS picked to finish first in region, state
UND fans camp out, scour the Internet for tickets
Minnesota hopes Wallace can be the deep-threat receiver
Continuing a family tradition: Woroniecki family of rural Hebron has been raising cattle, caring for the land for more than a century
Tiny Taylor experiences growth
Growing steadily: Richardton undergoing big changes as oil’s sprawl drives development, growth
Envisioning the future: Hettinger Extension Center scientists try to determine what’s important to producers
Elevator evolution: Technology changing how elevators like Southwest Grain operate
June 12, 2014
Weathering the odds of spring: Despite cool season, calving, lambing good
Upper Midwest livestock producers generally have come through the long, cold winter and cool, wet spring just fine. “There aren’t any big wrecks that I’m aware of,” said Dave Ollila, sheep field specialist with South Dakota State University Extension in Rapid City. “There...
news / agriculture
June 12, 2014 - 11:26pm
May 22, 2014
Beef Talk: Start your calf vaccinations now
As calving winds down and calves are settled with their mammas, the inevitable day will come when the calves need to get a round of vaccinations. It is much like the old days when the school made the announcement that the county nurse was coming along with a bag full of needles. Terror...
opinion / columns
May 22, 2014 - 11:13pm
April 17, 2014
Beef Talk: Are 60 percent calving in first 21 days?
Just do it: Grab a pen and paper to calculate the percentage of cows calving in the first 21 days of the calving season. This is a very important number to record and think about as one develops management plans and reviews those plans. Why? The upcoming breeding season is not very...
news / agriculture
April 17, 2014 - 11:00pm
April 10, 2014
Eyes on expansion: Upper Midwest looks to increase beef cow numbers, but challenges remain
CLIFFORD — The delivery went smoothly, and both mother and newly born bull calf are doing well. The cow, maternal instincts on overdrive, licks the calf fervently. Her son, ungainly but determined, tries to struggle to his feet in the straw-covered pen. Kevin Elliott, watching...
news / agriculture
April 10, 2014 - 11:52pm
April 16, 2013
Ranchers weather storm while calving: Photo of Halliday rancher carrying calf goes viral
Where there are high winds and knee-deep snow, it is no place for a newborn to come into the world. But those are elements that cannot be...
agriculture / local / news / north dakota
April 16, 2013 - 12:00am
February 24, 2012
'Perfect calving weather' in Dickinson area
Cattle experts say now is a prime time for calving. The past couple of winters may have been harsh, but warmer temperatures should give area cattle producers reason to wipe the sweat from their brow, said Lee Tisor, research specialist for the North Dakota State University Research...
agriculture / local / news
February 24, 2012 - 12:00am
March 20, 2010
A new crop of calves
With spring comes calving season, and while some producers haven't started yet, others say it's been going well compared to last year. Only...
March 20, 2010 - 12:00am
March 28, 2009
Shouldering the storm
State agricultural officials are asking producers that have suffered losses due to a recent winter storm and flooding to report them to their...
March 28, 2009 - 12:00am
March 21, 2009
Spring brings new life
Despite temperatures that have dipped below zero, and some increasingly messy conditions, calving and lambing has been going well, an NDSU Research...
March 21, 2009 - 12:00am