Weather Forecast



November 27, 2014
Winter’s arrival interrupts corn, sunflower harvest
November 27, 2014 - 8:40pm
November 3, 2014
Local farmers hit or miss on corn and sunflower harvest
November 3, 2014 - 12:36pm
March 7, 2014
Growers look to future: Minn-Dak Growers, CHS pact could be good
March 7, 2014 - 5:30pm
November 14, 2013
A custom combiner cuts a field of sunflowers south of Lefor on Thursday. The sunflowers had been partially downed by snow and wind over the past months.  (Courtesy Photo)
Sunflower harvest coming along slowly but surely
November 14, 2013 - 5:31pm
October 18, 2013
Getting seeds off the ground
October 18, 2013 - 12:00am
October 11, 2013
Snow storm hampers late-season crops
October 11, 2013 - 12:00am
September 20, 2013
Sunflowers south of Gladstone are beginning to get droopy and brown as their harvest season approaches.
Sunflower crop looking good for harvest
September 20, 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
July 5, 2013
Let's talk about sunflowers
July 5, 2013 - 12:00am
June 28, 2013
Sunflowers shine at NSA's three-day seminar in Medora
June 28, 2013 - 12:00am
February 22, 2013
A sunflower soaks up the sun north of Gladstone in July 2010. North Dakota regained its status as the nation's leading sunflower producer in 2012, after losing the recognition to South Dakota in 2011. The National Sunflower Association expects North Dakota to remain on top, if growing conditions are similar to last year.
A Return to Rule
February 22, 2013 - 12:00am
June 29, 2012
Durum wheat acres rebound in ND after flooding
June 29, 2012 - 11:40am
June 22, 2012
Perry Emch, 39, who works on the Richard farm, looks Wednesday at a sunflower field he helped plant this year. Emch, who has farmed for 39 years, said it is the largest sunflower field he has helped to plant.
Sunflowers spring up in Belfield
June 22, 2012 - 12:00am
September 2, 2011
Press Photo by Sean M. Soehren
Kurt Ridl checks a sunflower in one of his sprawling fields northwest of Dickinson on Thursday morning. Ridl has farmed sunflowers, among other crops, with his two brothers since the '70s.
Prices high, supply short, sunflower acres down, producers hopeful of quality
September 2, 2011 - 12:00am
August 26, 2011
Press Photo by April Baumgarten
Delbert Kadrmas checks his crops for grasshopper damage south of Belfield Thursday morning. Grasshoppers have eaten the leaves off of some of his crops this year.
Grasshoppers out in force in southwest North Dakota, damage apparent in number of fields
August 26, 2011 - 12:00am