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ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
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Plan remains to alternate between Grand Forks and Fargo for state hockey
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More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
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Honoring our Firefighters
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 28, 2013
6 specialty crop grants awarded in N.D.
BISMARCK -- North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has awarded six grants totaling about $435,000 to promote the development of specialty crops. Goehring says the money can be used to help expand production and sales of specialty crops such as fruits and vegetables.
September 28, 2013 - 8:30pm
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 19, 2013
Agweek Crop Stop: Weinreises report 'exceptionally good' crops
BEACH -- Jim Weinreis is one of seven brothers in Weinreis Brothers, a company that operates a diversified grain, cattle and feedlot operation,...
September 19, 2013 - 10:29pm
Northeast ND farmers playing catch-up
GRAND FORKS -- Jon Woods saw a field of potatoes being planted on July 2, many weeks later than normal. "That's the kind of year it's been....
July 19, 2013 - 12:00am
Plant cover now for winter wheat
FARGO -- While U.S. Department of Agriculture agencies work to determine whether their initial estimate of 2 million prevented planting acres in North Dakota is correct, many farmers are scrambling to deal with those cropless parcels. Blake Vander Vorst, senior agronomist for Ducks...
July 19, 2013 - 12:00am
July 16, 2013
Hot weather helping some ND crops, hurting others
FARGO -- Above-normal temperatures over the past week have quickened the ripening of small grains in North Dakota. But the Agriculture Department says in its latest crop and weather report that the hot weather also is rapidly drying soils, and moisture is needed in many parts of...
July 16, 2013 - 9:42am
June 25, 2013
Big turnaround: Wet spring after drought eases some problems, creates new ones
GRAND FORKS -- Byron Richard has seen a lot of extreme weather in the past four decades. But the Belfield farmer has never seen anything like...
June 25, 2013 - 12:00am
June 21, 2013
Planting problems have farmers looking at alternative crops
GRAND FORKS -- Heavy May and June rains have delayed planting in northeast North Dakota, and some farmers there are considering fast-maturing crops such as millet and buckwheat. Before planting such crops, however, "You need to do your homework," says Frayne Olson, North Dakota State...
June 21, 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
May 8, 2013
Help on the farm: Rescue organization helps local farmers in need
Planting crops near his home between South Heart and Belfield wasn't in the cards this year for Daryl Zarak.
May 8, 2013 - 12:00am
January 4, 2013
Thinking ahead to spring time
Agriculture experts are ready to make predictions on what will happen when the white blanket lying over the ground thaws and farmers return to...
January 4, 2013 - 12:00am
July 27, 2012
Feds allowing haying, grazing of conservation land
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- North Dakota farmers and ranchers soon will be able to cut hay and graze cattle on land that's been set aside for conservation. North Dakota federal farm Service Agency director Aaron Krauter says emergency haying and grazing has been approved on all Conservation...
July 27, 2012 - 8:50am
July 12, 2012
Corn farmers mow fields as drought worsens
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Some cornstalks in fields around the farm where David Kellerman works stand tall, but appearances can be deceiving....
July 12, 2012 - 12:00am
July 11, 2012
Officials: Senate's farm bill promising; Belfield hosts one of six forums to discuss the legislation
BELFIELD -- The U.S. Senate's version of the 2012 farm bill looks promising to the North Dakota Farmers Union, the union's president, Woody Barth, told local farmers Tuesday at a public forum at the pavilion in Belfield. "We're overall happy with the Senate's version of the farm...
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am