Weather Forecast



January 4, 2018
A press release issued by NDSU described the growing amount of acreage for soybeans and hard red spring wheat, the second most popular crop in the state. Soybeans will average $26 per acre, according to the olympic average over a 7-year period. (Eric Hylden / Forum News Service file photo)
Southwest ND leads in projected ag profits
January 4, 2018 - 9:03pm
October 3, 2016
Durum wheat is unloaded from a combine in this file photo. (Dustin Monke / The Dickinson Press)
Time to drop durum? Vomitoxin, price discounts are huge concerns
October 3, 2016 - 9:18am
July 29, 2016
Durum wheat is unloaded from a combine in this file photo. (Dustin Monke / The Dickinson Press)
Parts of southwest N.D. on cusp of grain harvest
July 29, 2016 - 6:04pm
July 4, 2016
Soybeans are planted into a field of grazed cover crops on the Ian Cunningham farm in this spring 2015 photo. Submitted photo
Low commodity prices, high input costs and dry weather have made for a difficult crop growing season
July 4, 2016 - 9:27pm
February 7, 2016
North Dakota’s Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring
Ag commissioner: 2016 outlook ‘pretty dismal’ for farmers
February 7, 2016 - 6:02am
Durum variety Joppa a boon to producers
September 7, 2015 - 10:08pm
August 18, 2015
Jason Brevik, a farmer from Zahl, stands in a field of durum prior to harvest near Williston on Aug. 10.  (FNS Photo by Nick Nelson)
Durum has big upside, downside
August 18, 2015 - 4:16pm
November 11, 2014
Photo by Dustin Monke
Durum is unloaded into an auger hopper on Aug. 31, 2013. Durum is one of North Dakota’s leading agricultural exports.
In short supply, durum is drawing high prices
November 11, 2014 - 10:22pm
September 8, 2014
Press Photos by Dustin Monke
Gary Moore, front, cuts a field of Brian Neurohr’s on Monday afternoon near Gladstone.
Weather could dampen harvest momentum
September 8, 2014 - 7:58pm
May 14, 2014
Press Photo by Dustin Monke
Delane Thom, general manager at the Southwest Grain terminal near Taylor, stands next to the grain elevator’s load-out tracks on Wednesday.
Grain trains scarce on the plains: Producers looking for crop storage space
May 14, 2014 - 2:32pm
January 30, 2014
Wheat, durum meeting set for Feb. 18 in Hettinger
January 30, 2014 - 11:16pm
October 4, 2013
A custom combiner, part of a crew from Nebraska, cuts durum in a field north of Regent in early September.
'Weird' but good year for durum
October 4, 2013 - 12:00am
September 13, 2013
Feeding the world
September 13, 2013 - 12:00am
August 23, 2013
Experts: So far, so good for canola, durum harvest
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
August 2, 2013
A field of spring wheat sways in the breeze Saturday south of New England. Area experts say the small grain crops in southwest North Dakota look very good, but August will be crucial in their development and ripening.
Holding on until harvest: Crop outlook in southwest ND good despite late harvest projections
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am