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October 3, 2016
Time to drop durum? Vomitoxin, price discounts are huge concerns
TIOGA, N.D. — Another flare-up of vomitoxin has some North Dakota and Montana durum growers, who dominate U.S. production of the crop,...
October 3, 2016 - 9:18am
July 29, 2016
Parts of southwest N.D. on cusp of grain harvest
Kelly Herberholz made the first cut of this year's harvest a week ago. Since then, he and his father, Joe, have slowly been chipping away at...
July 29, 2016 - 6:04pm
July 4, 2016
Low commodity prices, high input costs and dry weather have made for a difficult crop growing season
Farmers bank their year on how crops will fair come harvest. With a mixture of a dry year and low commodity prices, agronomist Chris Binstock...
July 4, 2016 - 9:27pm
February 7, 2016
Ag commissioner: 2016 outlook ‘pretty dismal’ for farmers
Doug Goehring may be North Dakota’s agriculture commissioner, but at the end of the day, he’s still a farmer. Like any farmer, he has to...
February 7, 2016 - 6:02am
Durum variety Joppa a boon to producers
GRENORA — There’s a new kid on the block, and it’s causing some excitement for the durum growers out there. The wheat variety is called Joppa, and it’s a yet another success story coming out of the North Dakota State University breeding program. Wade Fischer, of Grenora,...
September 7, 2015 - 10:08pm
August 18, 2015
Durum has big upside, downside
ZAHL — It’s a hot mid-August afternoon in western North Dakota, and Jason Brevik and his crew are harvesting durum. Yields and quality are...
August 18, 2015 - 4:16pm
November 11, 2014
In short supply, durum is drawing high prices
North Dakota durum growers say they’re not benefiting much from soaring prices for high-quality durum. They also say companies that buy and...
November 11, 2014 - 10:22pm
September 8, 2014
Weather could dampen harvest momentum
A beautiful weekend marked by high temperatures got southwest North Dakota's wheat harvest rolling, farmers said Monday. But, the momentum...
September 8, 2014 - 7:58pm
May 14, 2014
Grain trains scarce on the plains: Producers looking for crop storage space
In the northern U.S. Plains, where there are no commercially navigable rivers, the rail system long has served as the lone, dependable way for...
May 14, 2014 - 2:32pm
January 30, 2014
Wheat, durum meeting set for Feb. 18 in Hettinger
A “Best of the Best in Research and Marketing” meeting is scheduled to take place beginning at 9:55 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 18 at the Hettinger Armory. Sponsored by the North Dakota Wheat Commission and North Dakota Grain Growers Association, the meeting will focus primarily on...
January 30, 2014 - 11:16pm
October 4, 2013
'Weird' but good year for durum
With harvest entering the home stretch, North Dakota and Montana durum growers generally are pleased with yields. "It was a weird year. But...
October 4, 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
Experts: So far, so good for canola, durum harvest
Although southwest North Dakota's grain harvest is behind where it was in 2012, experts are calling this year's crop a success to date. "What we're seeing is a lot of crop that's ready right now," said Scranton Equity Grain Division Manager Mike Wedwick. "With a better, warmer, dryer...
August 23, 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
April 16, 2013
Durum decline continues in region
GRAND FORKS -- Durum, once one of North Dakota and northeast Montana's most important crops, continues to lose popularity with farmers in the two states. North Dakota farmers will plant only 1.1 million acres of the crop this spring, down from 1.34 million acres in 2012, the U.S...
April 16, 2013 - 12:00am