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November 3, 2015
Going on the attack: Wheat growers tackle acreage losses
Enough is enough, says the National Association of Wheat Growers, which is working on a new plan to combat the long decline in U.S. wheat acreage. "Wheat is in trouble." says Brett Blankenship, a wheat farmer from Washtucna, Wash., and president of the National Association of...
November 3, 2015 - 1:00am
October 8, 2015
Profit-taking, advancing U.S. harvests snap rallies
CHICAGO -- U.S. grain futures retreated from their highest prices in more than two months on Wednesday under pressure from advancing U.S. harvests and profit-taking ahead of key crop reports. Declines in corn snapped a four-day rally that was fueled by expectations the U.S....
October 8, 2015 - 2:31pm
August 20, 2015
Wheat industry pins hopes on new university plant geneticist
BOZEMAN, Mont. -- It’s been three years since grain farmers pledged $5 million for a cutting-edge grain scientist at Montana State University, and last week MSU delivered with a world-class geneticist from an international university.
August 20, 2015 - 11:00am
August 15, 2015
At a 10-year low, wheat prices are tough to chew
BIG SANDY, Mont. — In business, when revenue can’t cover expenses, it isn’t uncommon for entrepreneurs to say they’ll have to “eat it.” But in farming, as Lochiel Edwards recently explained, they really mean it. A Montana wheat farmer, Edwards is experiencing some of...
August 15, 2015 - 11:39pm
May 26, 2015
Senate Ag Committee reauthorizes grain standards act
FARGO — The U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee on May 21 passed the U.S. Grains Standards Act Reauthorization. U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., included an amendment that could lead to better access to Canadian wheat and barley markets for U.S. farmers near the border. U.S. farmers...
May 26, 2015 - 12:00am
May 18, 2015
Frost threatens northern U.S. corn; rains soak southern Plains
CHICAGO -- Freezing temperatures will threaten emerging corn plants in North Dakota while rains linger this week in the southern U.S.
May 18, 2015 - 2:22pm
April 21, 2015
NDSU crop breeder to tour Asia
The customer is always right, especially when he's buying 50 percent of your crop. That's why Mohamed Mergoum, North Dakota State University wheat breeder, is part of a team of U.S. wheat breeders visiting Asia this month on a U.S. Wheat Associates trade trip. "We already...
April 21, 2015 - 2:00am
March 24, 2015
No place like home: Local grains could be good option for some area farmers
If you’re looking to diversify your farming operation or add value to it, Steve Zwinger has a suggestion: local grains. Because grain is...
March 24, 2015 - 1:00am
March 17, 2015
Planting preparations underway in region
FARGO, N.D. - It wouldn’t be the first time in history, but farmers and their advisers say it will be unusual if farmers start planting in...
March 17, 2015 - 1:22am
November 11, 2014
In short supply, durum is drawing high prices
North Dakota durum growers say they’re not benefiting much from soaring prices for high-quality durum. They also say companies that buy and...
November 11, 2014 - 10:22pm
October 9, 2014
Wrapping up the wheat: Harvest attention shifts to soybeans
GRAND FORKS — Grain dust hung heavy in the air across much of the Upper Midwest during the week of Sept. 22, as dry and unusually warm weather...
October 9, 2014 - 9:50pm
September 30, 2014
More room planned at the North Dakota mill
GRAND FORKS — Agriculture officials and wheat producers are welcoming a planned expansion to the North Dakota Mill and Elevator in Grand Forks. The $27 million expansion, approved by the North Dakota Industrial Commission in mid-September, is the result of increased demand from...
September 30, 2014 - 9:23pm
September 8, 2014
Weather could dampen harvest momentum
A beautiful weekend marked by high temperatures got southwest North Dakota's wheat harvest rolling, farmers said Monday. But, the momentum...
September 8, 2014 - 7:58pm
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
July 21, 2014
Spring wheat looks good
GRAND FORKS — The weather has both hurt and helped the Upper Midwest spring wheat crop. On balance, though, the crop is doing reasonably well. “There...
July 21, 2014 - 10:54pm