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Three-month weather outlook sticks with warmer than normal winter forecast
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South Dakota native hopes to be Democratic presidential nominee in 2020
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Strategic Petroleum Reserve could be next Trump weapon on oil prices
Bakken reserves hold 30 to 40 billion barrels of recoverable oil, industry executive says
North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
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September 3, 2018
Report: Region's conservation funding could drop
WASHINGTON -- If the U.S. House version of the next farm bill is approved, the Upper Midwest would suffer nation-leading losses in federal funding...
September 3, 2018 - 9:01am
July 9, 2018
Life after CRP: Returning land to crops
GRAND FORKS. N.D.—David Burkland walks through a field of knee-high corn on a late-June morning and studies it with experienced eyes. Its...
July 9, 2018 - 7:51am
July 7, 2018
AgweekTV: Life After CRP
Farmers Put Land Back Into Production Environmentally Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest agri-weather outlook with...
July 7, 2018 - 8:30am
March 26, 2018
Conservation push: Two ag groups support GROW Act
Two conservation-minded farm organizations are applauding a bipartisan bill that would maintain funding and acreage levels for the farm bill's three largest conservation programs. "We're excited to see this bipartisan support for conservation in the farm bill," Anna Johnson, policy...
March 26, 2018 - 8:32am
January 20, 2018
AgweekTV: Show Goats
Goats are becoming more popular in the show world. In fact, the number of goats in the region is on the rise. We met up with one family is working...
January 20, 2018 - 8:30am
January 19, 2018
$50K 'sorry': ND couple wins CRP payment limit appeal
FORMAN, N.D. — A deal's a deal, but maybe it's not if the U.S. Department of Agriculture makes it, say Danny "Dan" Zirnhelt and his wife,...
January 19, 2018 - 4:09pm
September 25, 2017
CRP haying bridges regional divide
GRAND FORKS — Justin Mead has spent all of August and much of September in Grand Forks County, the longest he's ever been away from his...
September 25, 2017 - 6:17am
August 6, 2017
Drought-ravaged ranchers look east for CRP hay
GRAND FORKS — Justin Mead traveled across the state to make hay. The 370-mile trip from his ranch in Grassy Butte, N.D., to a temporary...
August 6, 2017 - 5:19pm
July 31, 2017
Drought concerns grow in South Dakota
ABERDEEN, S.D. — The latest U.S. Drought Monitor shows the drought is expanding in South Dakota, with nearly 100 percent of the state in...
July 31, 2017 - 8:20am
July 24, 2017
How drought victims can use ND's 1.4M acres of CRP land to find relief
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Harvest crews are in northeast North Dakota this weekend to take emergency Conservation Reserve Program hay, though some...
July 24, 2017 - 6:11am
July 10, 2017
Emergency haying of CRP lands in ND approved by USDA
North Dakota ranchers and farmers may find some relief from the recent drought after the state’s congressional delegation announced Monday...
July 10, 2017 - 8:17pm
July 7, 2017
Ag Commissioner receives support for early release of CRP for haying
BELFIELD — A crowd of 50 or more farmers, ranchers, bankers and county extension personnel gathered in the Belfield Choice Financial Bank basement on Friday morning to listen to officials discuss the dire drought situation in North Dakota. Feeding hay is not without risks, as...
July 7, 2017 - 9:49pm
June 23, 2017
USDA releases CRP land for emergency grazing
The federal government took action Friday afternoon to help North Dakota ranchers. The United States Department of Agriculture released the Conservation...
June 23, 2017 - 6:00pm
June 19, 2017
Weekend rain helps, but dry conditions still worrisome across ND
Last weekend's rain benefitted some parts of the state, but southwest North Dakota did not see the same degree of precipitation. About 40 percent...
June 19, 2017 - 9:54pm
May 15, 2017
Conservation freeze: Popular program sees change
WASHINGTON — New enrollment in a popular conservation program has been frozen, but producers interested in it shouldn't give up hope, a...
May 15, 2017 - 12:21pm