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Use of Unmanned Aircraft System in agriculture continues to expand

GRAND FORKS, N.D. – The agricultural industry continues to find new and expanded uses of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) according to two speakers who addressed the 9th annual UAS Summit and E…

October 01, 2015 12:15 pm(0)

Rodeo clown to entertain in Minot

Minot, N.D. – Gizmo McCracken has multiple identities.

October 01, 2015 11:00 am(0)

SARE tour group’s meal prepared by FRG’s Country Woman of the Year

FORT ABRAHAM LINCOLN STATE PARK, N.D. – Those taking part in the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Educational (SARE) tour were treated to several meals of locally grown or ethnic foods. Th…

October 01, 2015 10:00 am(0)

Turkey numbers down 11 percent after bird flu

The number of turkeys raised in South Dakota is expected to be down 11 percent this year after an outbreak of bird flu this past spring.

October 01, 2015 9:43 am(0)

Co-op way ahead of the pack in food sustainability in eastern Montana

Several years ahead of the big “USDA local foods push,” the Farm-to-Table Cooperative in Glendive, Mont., was busy expanding and growing, promoting local foods and food sustainability since th…

October 01, 2015 8:30 am(0)

Land rents under scrutiny, farmers trying to minimize losses

Due to downturns of late in the current farm economy, many producers are paying close attention this fall to where land rents will be come next spring.

September 29, 2015 8:00 am(0)

Congressional Leaders Tout Crop Insurance at International Ag Conference

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Key members from the United States Senate and House today explained the popularity and importance of crop insurance during a gathering of global insurance leaders from more …

September 29, 2015 7:30 am(0)

Local foods summit held in north central part of state

BOTTINEAU, N.D. – Billed as finding economic direction through local foods, a second Local Foods Economic Development Summit was recently held in Bottineau.

September 24, 2015 7:00 am(0)

Land rents under scrutiny, farmers trying to minimize losses

Due to downturns of late in the current farm economy, many producers are paying close attention this fall to where land rents will be come next spring.

September 23, 2015 7:15 am(0)

USDA to Conduct Survey on the Environmental Impacts of Cropland Conservation Practices

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) is gearing up to conduct a survey of on-farm agronomic and conservation across the continental U.S. The 201…

June 24, 2015 2:15 pm(0)