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August 29, 2014
DOT asks drivers to use caution on roads as harvest begins
BISMARCK — Harvest season is underway, and that means large farm equipment will be on the road. The North Dakota Department of Transportation is reminding motorists to use caution when they meet farm equipment on highways. “Motorists should be extremely cautious as they drive,...
August 29, 2014 - 4:54pm
August 13, 2014
Corn dips as U.S. harvest expected to top government outlook
CHICAGO — U.S. corn and soybean futures dipped on Wednesday on expectations that autumn harvests will exceed government forecasts due to favorable weather. Prices extended losses one day after the U.S. Department of Agriculture issued a monthly report that projected smaller-than-expected...
August 13, 2014 - 10:52am
August 7, 2014
August rains could be good for late crops: Rainfall may cause some to lay down
Early August rainfall could be a blessing for crops that were planted later than usual, area farmers and agronomists said this week. The first week of August in southwest North Dakota — typically hot and dry — was defined by heavy rains, daily showers, early-morning fog and below-normal...
August 7, 2014 - 11:40pm
November 14, 2013
USDA slightly increases ND wheat estimates
BISMARCK — For the fourth time in five years, the federal government has revised its official estimates of the wheat harvest in North Dakota, which leads the nation in growing spring wheat for baking and durum wheat for pasta. The increase in the bushels harvested is small and...
November 14, 2013 - 12:52pm
October 30, 2013
Propane shortage puts RRV farmers on pause
ARTHUR, N.D. – As the cold weather creeps in each year, Kevin Skunes usually pumps about 2,500 gallons of propane a day into the machine that dries corn and soybeans from his farmland here. His propane supply dried up last week and he couldn’t get his hands on more – every...
October 30, 2013 - 3:42pm
October 18, 2013
Getting seeds off the ground
As many sunflower growers in western North Dakota gear up to harvest their crops, the executive director of the Mandan-based National Sunflower Association has a tip he said could help farmers maximize their yield.
October 18, 2013 - 12:00am
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
October 4, 2013
Mother Nature comes through for canola
Nearly ideal growing conditions this summer and fall led to a bumper canola harvest, North Dakota farmers and agriculture officials said. "Mother Nature couldn't have written a better script," said Ron Beneda, extension agent in Cavalier County, a key canola-growing area sometimes...
October 4, 2013 - 12:00am
'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 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
September 12, 2013
Other views: Harvest time should be safe time
The harvest season is payday for the farming community. Combines, tractors and trucks descend on the fields in an effort to gather commodities as quickly and efficiently as possible. Safety must be on the minds of farmers and the public who share the roads during this important time. Several...
September 12, 2013 - 12:00am
September 4, 2013
Positive news on wheat harvest
Cool summer helps many fields. Harvest isn't finished yet, but reports so far indicate this was a good year to raise spring wheat in much of...
September 4, 2013 - 12:00am
August 30, 2013
Holding the harvest
HETTINGER -- As would be expected in the middle of harvest season, the United Grain Corp. elevator facility just east of Bucyrus was a busy place early Tuesday afternoon. Recently completed -- though some arranging needs to be done in the office portion of the complex -- the towering...
August 30, 2013 - 12:00am
August 24, 2013
A John Deere combine, part of a harvesting crew from Nebraska, cuts a field of spring wheat south of New England on Friday.
August 24, 2013 - 12:00am