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ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
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January 16, 2017
18th annual Bull Day held in different location and on different day
The 18th Annual Bull Day Showcase was unlike any of the previous events in its lifespan. This year, the cattle were displayed in the Dickinson...
January 16, 2017 - 11:18pm
Freezing temperatures, frozen paws
Shelter, water and quality food are all key to keeping pets and livestock alive in the extreme temperatures this winter. Horses, cattle and other...
December 16, 2016 - 8:21pm
November 9, 2016
Warm autumn weather cools U.S. feed demand, worsening grain glut
CHICAGO—Unseasonably mild weather around the United States is keeping pastures green and slowing feed consumption rates by livestock, exacerbating an animal feed glut that has dragged grain prices in many areas to the lowest levels in years. Feed grain sales that normally accelerate...
November 9, 2016 - 4:14pm
October 15, 2016
Butchered and missing livestock reported near Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp
BISMARCK—Butchered cattle and bison, and other dead and missing livestock have been reported near the site of the Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp, the North Dakota Stockmen's Association said late Saturday night. The NDSA and the Sioux County Sheriff's Department are working...
October 15, 2016 - 10:35pm
September 16, 2016
Bowman County livestock producers eligible for drought program
FARGO—Bowman County livestock producers who suffered grazing losses because of drought conditions this year have until Jan. 30 to report their losses and enroll in the Livestock Forage Disaster Program, U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency State Executive Director...
September 16, 2016 - 9:51pm
September 9, 2016
Slumping U.S. meat prices help feed appetite for jerky
CHICAGO—With prices for U.S. livestock on the decline due to larger cattle and hog herds, meat processors are jumping on the jerky bandwagon....
News/Nation and World
September 9, 2016 - 3:59pm
July 25, 2016
Livestock ID group eyes new technology
FARGO, N.D. — New technology is likely to help prevent cattle theft in coming years, speakers at a recent event event said. The International...
July 25, 2016 - 10:00am
April 15, 2016
Letter: There are challenges and opportunities for enhanced livestock development in ND
The livestock industry in North Dakota is an important driver of economic activity and is one of the most important value-added sectors in the state’s economy. In this letter, we provide some perspective on the value of this industry to North Dakota and describe some of the necessary...
April 15, 2016 - 11:30pm
May 29, 2015
For the health of it: Vet assistant, horse-crazy trainer opens animal health supplies store
Clover Praus grew up working hard and long hours in the family’s small feedlot south of Dickinson. She worked cattle, bottle-fed and raised...
May 29, 2015 - 11:15pm
May 16, 2015
Beef prices continue to rise as grilling season approaches
GRAND FORKS — Grillers likely will be greeted by higher beef prices this summer, a trend caused in part by slowed production. Average prices for a range of beef cuts, from chuck roast to ground beef, have increased over the past few years, according to federal data. U.S. Department...
May 16, 2015 - 9:19pm
May 14, 2015
NDFU ‘confident’ in corporate farming vote
BISMARCK — With a month left to gather signatures, North Dakota Farmers Union is confident voters will get to weigh in on the state’s corporate farming law. NDFU is petitioning to refer recently passed corporate farming law exemptions to a vote in 2016. Mark Watne, president...
May 14, 2015 - 3:55pm
February 13, 2015
Changes to anti-corporate farming law debated: Bill draws support from dairy, pork industry
BISMARCK — A bill that would partially lift North Dakota’s ban on non-family corporate farming drew strong support Friday from dairy and...
February 13, 2015 - 11:36pm
December 3, 2014
Meeting for cattle producers set in Richardton
The Independent Beef Association of North Dakota is sponsoring an informational meeting concerning the cattle industry at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 10, at the Richardton American Legion Club. R-Calf USA CEO Bill Bullard of Billings, Mont., will talk about the recent ruling of the...
December 3, 2014 - 10:37pm
October 16, 2014
High beef prices have ranchers selling early
MANDAN — There were 3,000 cattle sold at Kist Livestock in Mandan this week. Only 1,800 were on the auction block this time last year. High cattle prices have ranchers selling earlier than usual. “It’s just started,” said Matt Lachenmeier, a fieldman at Kist. Lachenmeier...
October 16, 2014 - 11:47pm
September 11, 2014
Beef Talk: Do you have some bulls to cull?
Now is a good time to look at the bull pen, even though it probably is empty. In fact, one would have to wonder why if there is a bull in the pen. For many, the bulls are left on pasture and rounded up with the cows and calves as fall progresses. Throughout the summer, various bulls...
September 11, 2014 - 10:07pm