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March 31, 2014
Supporting farmers, making fuel: After early skepticism, Red Trail Energy ethanol plant in Richardton is going strong
RICHARDTON — Instead of extracting oil from the ground, one energy business in western North Dakota is using corn grown atop it to produce...
March 31, 2014 - 9:56pm
March 28, 2014
Reaping what you sow: Farmers to plant record soybean acres, scale back on corn
CHICAGO — High prices for soybeans should encourage U.S. farmers to sow the biggest ever area to the oilseed this spring while pulling back...
March 28, 2014 - 10:58am
March 12, 2014
Mechanical failure to blame for ethanol plant fire
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — Investigators determined that a mechanical failure caused a fire and explosion Monday afternoon at an ethanol plant in Fergus Falls. A hydraulic pump that controls the damper in the dryer building of the Green Plains Renewable Energy plant failed Monday afternoon,...
March 12, 2014 - 7:40pm
March 6, 2014
Printing the future of manufacturing
FARGO — Farmers and ranchers might someday be able to quickly fabricate parts and components for their machines using 3-D printers. Ben Bernard...
March 6, 2014 - 9:02pm
March 2, 2014
Considering the alternatives: As corn prices plunge, farmers look to other crops
You might think Tim Courneya is pleased that area farmers are interested in planting more dry edible beans this spring.
March 2, 2014 - 12:40am
December 26, 2013
Profits still possible: Interest in ‘minor’ crops could rise
Crop prices have dropped, but farmers have a realistic chance of making money in 2014, a veteran North Dakota State University Extension Service farm management specialist said. “Not all crops will be as profitable as they’ve been in the past few years. But there are opportunities...
December 26, 2013 - 1:34pm
November 12, 2013
The secret, dirty cost of Obama's green power push
CORYDON, Iowa — The hills of southern Iowa bear the scars of America's push for green energy: The brown gashes where rain has washed away the soil. The polluted streams that dump fertilizer into the water supply. Even the cemetery that disappeared like an apparition into a corn...
November 12, 2013 - 12:16pm
October 11, 2013
Snow storm hampers late-season crops
Scranton Equity grain manager Mike Wedwick said Thursday he was more concerned about a weekend forecast that could include precipitation and high winds than he was of last week's snowstorm that hit southwest North Dakota. Though the Scranton area received about 6 inches of snow...
October 11, 2013 - 12:00am
September 20, 2013
Sunflower crop looking good for harvest
It's not always wise to judge a book by its cover or, in the case of a sunflower crop, by its appearance. Though sunflower plants can look...
September 20, 2013 - 12:00am
September 13, 2013
Feeding the world
In light of a recent agreement by Taiwanese leaders to purchase $4 billion worth of North Dakota and U.S. agriculture products, the state's agriculture commissioner said inroads continue to be made with southeast Asia buyers. "That's a relationship that was established years ago...
September 13, 2013 - 12:00am
August 23, 2013
Dakotafest features grain rescue demo
MITCHELL, S.D. -- Eleven-year-old Micah Healy quickly volunteered Thursday to be an entrapment victim. "It was weird," he said of being stuck in a bin of corn. Micah, of Mitchell, was rescued by South Dakota Wheat Growers technical rescue team members during a demonstration at Dakotafest,...
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
August 20, 2013
Corn needs heat, rain
Upper Midwest corn farmers will be watching both the thermometer and the rain gauge in the next few weeks. Their crop needs plenty of heat and moisture, and the region is coming up short on both. "We could use more heat. And some areas are getting dry," says Kim Swenson, a Lakota...
August 20, 2013 - 12:00am
August 2, 2013
Holding on until harvest: Crop outlook in southwest ND good despite late harvest projections
The same fields that were being harvested on this day last year are lusher today in most parts of southwest North Dakota, and most are just barely...
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
July 12, 2013
Heat helps late-planted corn
GRAND FORKS -- Corn should be knee-high by the Fourth of July, the old saying goes. The updated version of the adage is that to get a good harvest, corn should be waist-high by the Fourth. Most of the Upper Midwest corn crop wasn't waist-high this Fourth, the result of a wet spring...
July 12, 2013 - 12:00am
May 30, 2013
North Dakota's planting plans wash out
GRAND FORKS -- The wet, late spring has wiped out any chance of Cavalier County shattering its corn acreage this year. "We had 5,000 acres of...
May 30, 2013 - 12:00am