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U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
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Department of Agriculture
May 30, 2014
USDA to award millions for farm bill education
The U.S. Department of Agriculture will award $6 million to universities and cooperative state extension services to develop online decision tools and other materials for 2014 farm bill programs. New tools will help farmers and ranchers determine what participation in programs established...
May 30, 2014 - 12:02am
Number of farms, ranches decline across the state
The number of farms and ranches in North Dakota declined in 2013, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. The state lost 200 farms and ranches, putting the total at 30,800, according to a press release. Farms and ranches with...
May 30, 2014 - 12:00am
May 28, 2014
Valley’s water-retention projects to seek federal funds
FARGO — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated the Red River Basin as a region with dire conservation needs, which means local efforts to mitigate floods through water retention are eligible this year for a share of $400 million in federal money.
May 28, 2014 - 5:32pm
May 24, 2014
USDA won’t extend crop insurance deadline
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says it can’t extend today’s crop insurance planting deadline for corn growers despite wet spring delays in North Dakota crop planting. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., requested the extension earlier this week and asked the USDA...
May 24, 2014 - 10:22pm
May 20, 2014
Slow planting prompts insurance deadline extension requests: Extensions unlikely for 2014, but possible in future
FARGO — With a wet, late planting season, farmers are approaching planting deadlines for full crop insurance compensation on various crops. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., is asking the U.S. Department of Agriculture to consider delaying the final crop insurance planting deadline...
May 20, 2014 - 5:56pm
May 16, 2014
Up against deadline: Farmers work hard to meet planting insurance dates
Fieldwork has been delayed even further as cool, wet weather has persisted statewide, but farmers are working hard to meet crop planting insurance...
May 16, 2014 - 12:00am
May 9, 2014
Ag energy efficiency grants, loans now available
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is now accepting applications for the Rural Energy for America Program to help small businesses and producers make energy efficiency improvements. The USDA plans to offer as much as $12.3 million in grants and $57.8 million in loans. The farm bill...
May 9, 2014 - 12:34am
April 21, 2014
State receives $3.1M in federal funding for specialty crops
North Dakota will receive $3.1 million in federal funding for specialty crops through the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Specialty Crop Block Grant Program, a part of the 2014 farm bill. The program supports states’ efforts to enhance the competitiveness of specialty crops,...
April 21, 2014 - 12:32pm
April 15, 2014
Senators urge agencies to halt livestock emissions regulations
WASHINGTON — Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., has asked three federal agencies to halt regulations on livestock emissions. Hoeven pressed the Department of Agriculture, Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Agency to not impose the policies that he said could cost cattle...
April 15, 2014 - 4:09pm
USDA to invest in Prairie Pothole Region conservation effort for landowners:
GRAND FORKS — The U.S.
February 15, 2014 - 11:33pm
February 12, 2014
ND ag commissioner: New farm bill is tolerable
By Jonathan Knutson Forum News Service GRAND FORKS — The new farm bill, though imperfect, is acceptable, North Dakota’s agriculture commissioner said. “Given the current atmosphere, I’m glad we got it. Would you like more? Yeah,” Doug Goehring said. He also expressed...
February 12, 2014 - 10:45pm
June 1, 2012
ND registers about 200,000 CRP acres
The U.S. Department of Agriculture accepted 3.9 million acres offered nationwide under the Farm Service Agency's 43rd Conservation Reserve Program general signup, including 190,000 acres in North Dakota. USDA selected offers for enrollment based on an Environmental Benefits Index...
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am
September 16, 2011
Pride of Dakota: Showcasing today's agriculture
This weekend, area residents are going to see what North Dakota is made of, or rather, what North Dakotans make. Dickinson is the host for the third annual North Dakota Department of Agriculture's Pride of Dakota Harvest Showcase. The event is a place where individuals and companies...
September 16, 2011 - 12:00am
June 25, 2011
Hess Corp. crude oil lines to be replaced
Five 30-year-old deteriorating crude oil lines totaling about 2.5 miles in Billings County may be replaced if the U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service approves. The $530,000 project being paid for by the Hess Corp. is about 6 miles southeast of Medora and is expected to...
June 25, 2011 - 12:00am