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Former chancellor Potts withdraws from NDUS search
Police sought records on Bearson photos
Stockholders approve Halliburton, Baker Hughes merger
Highway Patrol investigates officer driving wrong way on highway after Larimore crash
Wardner OK with House’s oil tax formula, but seeks other changes to bill
Manufacturers trying to find their niche in oil industry
Company seeks flaring exemptions: XTO Energy wants 140 wells excused from rule
Schlumberger: Prudence the new normal for U.S. oil
Hi-tech and Big Data offer hope to battered U.S. oil industry
Rig decline smallest in 3 months
Our View: Taxis look for guidance, ISIS targets military members
Brock: Voting should not be mandatory
Respect the opinions and views of others
ND pipeline regulation better than federal regulation
Thank you, local businesses
#TBT: Early signs of the boom
AppSnap: TripIt alleviates (some) travel stress
Stolen memories: Local family has World War II memorabilia stolen during home invasion
Rural Manvel couple's outdoor birth experience focus of TV reality show
Patrick Hope: Covering the basics
Gerald "Jerry" Schmidt
Dorothy P. Ficek
Lydia J. Charles
Louise M. Wolf
No woes in first round: University of North Dakota tops Quinnipiac in NCAA West Region
Seiler, Tescher named NSAA preseason all-conference team
Blue Hawks grab split against Mustangs
Polish import Aiyegbusi eager to give NFL a spin
Continuing a family tradition: Woroniecki family of rural Hebron has been raising cattle, caring for the land for more than a century
Tiny Taylor experiences growth
Growing steadily: Richardton undergoing big changes as oil’s sprawl drives development, growth
Envisioning the future: Hettinger Extension Center scientists try to determine what’s important to producers
Elevator evolution: Technology changing how elevators like Southwest Grain operate
April 21, 2014
U.S. drone research site in ND to focus on soil studies
WASHINGTON -- The first of six U.S. test sites chosen to perform unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) research will start flight operations during the week of May 5, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said on Monday. The site in North Dakota will begin using a Draganflyer X4ES...
news / north dakota
April 21, 2014 - 12:59pm
March 13, 2014
Samples indicate increase in wheat midge
Soil samples in North Dakota indicate increasing levels of overwintering wheat midge larvae (cocoons) in localized areas for the 2014 season, according to Janet Knodel, North Dakota State University Extension Service entomologist. A total of 189 soil samples were collected from 21...
news / agriculture
March 13, 2014 - 6:45pm
March 15, 2013
Creating a field of dreams
Farmers can have their field of dreams, but the crops that come out will depend on the ground they sprout up from. "For many years, farmers have been happy pushing 40 bushel yields, but approximately every year that you have been able to pull a 40-bushel yield, you have taken out...
March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
March 1, 2013
Soil is where it starts
Soil is where it all begins. "If we don't have healthy soil, then we can't grow healthy food and we aren't able to have healthy people," Abbey Wick, assistant professor of soil health-extension at North Dakota State University, said during Tuesday's agriculture workshop at Biesiot...
March 1, 2013 - 12:00am
July 20, 2012
Farmers talk soil
MANNING -- Area farmers halted their tractors and left their fields Monday to attend the Dunn County Soil Health Tour. Around a dozen farmers and ranchers turned out for the soil health tour, which was hosted by the Dunn County Soil Conservation District, Dickinson Research...
July 20, 2012 - 12:00am
October 24, 2010
Respect for the range, family recognized for conservation practices
The Bang family has worked for years balancing natural resources with keeping their 10,000-acre ranch near Killdeer productive. Recently, their work was recognized. Terrald and Carol Bang along with their son, Todd and his wife Talia, have worked with the Natural Resources Conservation...
agriculture / news / water
October 24, 2010 - 12:00am
January 29, 2009
Fair Board to seek legal counsel
The Stark County Fair Board plans to seek legal advice over how to move forward with the proposed development of 56 acres of land west of Dickinson. At...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am
Soil organisms help ranchers
DICKINSON - When most people think of a ranch, they picture ranchers doing the majority of the work. Dr. Llewellyn Manske at the Dickinson Research and Extension Center said ranchers do their fair share, but someone, or rather something much smaller, is doing the heavy lifting. "Most...
March 29, 2008 - 12:00am
February 23, 2008
Addressing soil health and salinity
DICKINSON - Workshops are being held next week in two areas of the region on soil health and salinity management issues facing producers. The Soil Conservation districts in Dunn and McKenzie counties and the Natural Resource Conservation Service are holding a soil health workshop...
February 23, 2008 - 12:00am
February 2, 2008
Probing for soil health
KILLDEER -- Adding to its outreach services, the Dunn County Soil Conservation District is hoping to help producers and themselves at the same time. The district was in need of further funds, but also was looking for a new way to test soil health for producers. They killed two...
February 2, 2008 - 12:00am