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'Shut up and step up.' This senator's message to men in the wake of the Kavanaugh accusation
Addiction center in Beach postponed following heated city meeting
Commentary: Ya got trouble, North Dakota
Davis Refinery could serve as "prototype" for future refineries
Iowa State golf star stabbed to death by homeless man who had an 'urge to rape and kill a woman,' police say
crime and courts
nation and world
North Dakota stockmen take stand on 'lab-grown' meat labeling
Coca-Cola is eyeing the cannabis market
Statisticians protest proposed research agency move
Gate City Bank debuts SecureID hand-scanning technology
Commentary: We need to welcome farmers and ranchers here
place a business brief
North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
Proposed N.D. Land Board rules could cause delays for energy, agriculture sectors
Aging coal plants get new life under Trump plan
MHA Nation continues legal fight over oil wells near Lake Sakakawea
After tax cut, rebate on electric bills for North Dakotans is undecided
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
'To everything there is a season,' First Congregational Church closing at New England
Reflections on the Great Plains: Dr. Tom Isern publishes 'Pacing Dakota'
Exploring the night skies: Dakota Nights Astronomy Festival held at Medora
My life in emojis
Heart River and Hettinger-Scranton push towards regional elite status
Midgets qualifying efforts come up short
Titans remain undefeated in Region 7 play
Midgets miss the mark: Patriots triumph over Midgets, remain undefeated in WDA
Minot State sweeps Dickinson State volleyball
Commentary: If marijuana legalization has been so bad for other states, why have so many of them done it?
Commentary: What if Democratic electioneering is hurting our ability to get better trade deals?
Commentary: ND's Senate race far from over
Commentary: What does the Kavanaugh controversy mean for North Dakota’s Senate race?
Commentary: Conservation groups urge lawmakers to reauthorize Land and Water Conservation Fund
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Melvin and Myong Bullinger
ND farmer etches grandson's marriage proposal into field
New weightlifting studio sees early success
A beautiful backyard
Veterans Pavilion, for those who served
New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
Conservation Reserve Program
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
April 17, 2018
CRP cap to rise in House version of 2018 federal Farm Bill
PIERRE, S.D.—The U.S. House of Representatives' Farm Bill proposal contained some good news for hunters and wildlife enthusiasts. One of the brightest points for hunters is that the bill calls for raising the Conservation Reserve Program's acreage cap. The cap would rise from...
April 17, 2018 - 11:07pm
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
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
October 6, 2016
ND aims to mitigate grassland losses
BISMARCK — More than 1 million acres of grassland in North Dakota have been converted to other land uses since 2007, and the state could...
October 6, 2016 - 12:22pm
October 8, 2015
Land under conservation cut by half, less options for hunters this season
Over the last eight years, the amount of land in the Conservation Reserve Program in the North Dakota has been slashed in half. Brad Olson,...
October 8, 2015 - 11:21pm
June 27, 2014
Western meadowlark C-listed: North Dakota state bird added to conservation list
JAMESTOWN — The North Dakota Game and Fish Department has added the state bird, the western meadowlark, to the state’s updated 2014 Conservation...
June 27, 2014 - 11:08pm
April 10, 2014
March snow fall shouldn’t raise concerns
On March 30, southwest North Dakota residents felt prolonged winter effects as a snowstorm dropped more than a foot of snow across the area....
April 10, 2014 - 12:55am
May 23, 2013
NDGF provides attractive incentives
Without looking over my shoulder through the columns I've written in May over the past decade, I'm pretty sure the top three topics have been...
May 23, 2013 - 1:15am
May 16, 2013
CRP general signup begins Monday
The number of plots is substantially less, but the overall importance remains high. It's the importance of continuing the Conservation Reserve Program. General CRP signup begins Monday and concludes June 14 as producers who are interested in submitting bids can enroll land during...
May 16, 2013 - 12:08am
February 13, 2013
Conservation advocates make case for larger Outdoor Heritage Fund
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota legislation to create an Outdoor Heritage Fund is encouraging, but the allocation isn't enough to meet the needs that exist in the wake of the state's energy boom, increased ag development and the loss of land enrolled in the Conservation Reserve Program. That...
February 13, 2013 - 11:06pm