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There once was a fan of ‘Fargo’
Mildred Johnson, first woman to serve on ND higher education board, dies at age 96
Officials: Big beets for Billings
Man pleads guilty to sexual abuse of a child
Federal funds awarded to ND Department of Public Instruction
Nation & World
Hedging on TransCanada: Pipeline company eyed by U.S. investor activists
St. Paul rail yard expansion on the right track: City won’t fight appeal for environmental study
Keystone XL pipeline’s cost in South Dakota more than doubles
$1M jury award to western N.D. ranch for oil drilling impacts could cost industry in future
Tallgrass Energy submits tariffs for its Pony Express crude oil pipeline
Baumgarten: Through the eye of a camera
North Dakota Republican Legislators: Surge plan would save state money, benefit everyone
Letter: School board has obligation to resolve differences with DEA
Letter: Clean Water Amendment is in best interest of people
Beef Talk: Cow herd expansion needs land
Going down for new purpose
The buzz about bees: Kyle and Lauren Michels are involved in honey production as a hobby
Changing lives through service in Paraguay: Allie Murphy plans second trip to Fiji
Dickinson High Royal Court
Speakers: Get smart on investment fraud
Viola "Wienie" Marie Barthel
Lawrence C. Mosbrucker
Frank C. & Judy Miller
Doing IT his way: California native starts Dickinson computer firm
Small Town Style: Transitional trends
Journeying the Narrow Path
Patrick Hope: It’s punishment time!
Jackie Hope: Yeast workers, arise!
Football is in his blood: DSU receiver Keith sees field as home away from home
Blue Hawks ready for Vikings
Lefor makes DVD to remember Trinity’s 1979 title team
Raiders recover for victory against Bulldogs
Dickinson High beats Mandan for first win
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