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Seasonal road restrictions coming back to Stark County
Minot bomb wing wins top U.S. honor
Johnsons ask for leniency in crop insurance fraud case
House committee hears testimony on anti-corporate bill
White House mulled, then balked at curbing explosive gas on oil trains
BNSF cars carrying oil derails, catches fire in Illinois: Unknown where crude originated
Alliance to address what can be dangerous oil field carbon exposure
Senate fails to override Obama's veto of Keystone pipeline bill
Kemp: U.S. shale producers get no relief from rising Brent
Holten: Our most valuable gift
Brock: Kill Senate Bill 2166 now
Letter: Taxpayer protection, not a ‘gag’
Schneider and Onstad: Democrats’ proposals make steady progress
Hoeven: Keystone XL about energy, jobs, economic growth and energy security
Ars longa, game brevis: ‘The Order: 1886’ begs question 'How long should a game really be?'
Journeying the Narrow Path
Strom Center offers QuickBooks camp
Hope: ‘Pls send help … for a mere $10,000’
"Big Bird," oil boom, John Waters and more at Fargo Film Festival
Anton "Mokey" Dinius
Patrick W. Kessel
Clementina "Tina" Ficek
Bruce William Foster
Blue Hawks send 8 to national tourney
DSU baseball looking for hot start
Watch Live: Dickinson Trinity vs. Thompson in Class B girls basketball state tournament quarterfinals
Dickinson swimmers ready for state meet
Titans move past Tommies: Trinity beats Thompson for first-ever semifinals appearance
Improving a county seat: Unincorporated Manning, the small seat of Dunn County, not immune to oil boom growth
Gatekeepers of the refinery: Lab plays large role at Dakota Prairie Refining
Coming soon: Killdeer plans for massive investment this year
Fixing connections in the oilfield: Dakota Energy Technologies repairs threads on drill pipe connections
High Plains Cultural Center serves community that built it
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