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May 28, 2020
Direct payments for farmers will help but maybe not enough
MANDAN, N.D. — Agriculture producers have started applying for direct payments through the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program, but it’s...
May 28, 2020 - 2:46pm
April 21, 2020
American Crystal Sugar co-op projection rises to $40/ton after disaster payments
MOORHEAD, Minn. — The recent infusion of federal disaster aid for the 2018 and 2019 crops has been vital to keeping some sugar beet growers...
April 21, 2020 - 11:20am
Farmer-researcher's seed analysis provides valuable insights
WARREN, Minn. — It sometimes feels like you could use a friend with a PhD to help you sort your soybean, corn and wheat seed varieties for...
April 21, 2020 - 7:00am
April 9, 2020
Key food prices are surging after virus upends supply chains
As the coronavirus pandemic penetrates more deeply into global supply chains, prices for key staples are starting to soar in some parts of the...
April 9, 2020 - 1:05pm
March 23, 2020
A boom time for the bean industry
Tim McGreevy has worked in the bean business for more than 30 years. But when he scanned the bean aisles at a grocery store in Pullman, Washington,...
March 23, 2020 - 1:43pm
March 19, 2020
Canola acres could climb again
Canola was once a little-known Canadian import slowly gaining a foothold in North Dakota. Today, the crop is one of the state's most important,...
March 19, 2020 - 6:00am
March 12, 2020
Weather, market forces put sunflowers back in the rotation
John Sandbakken has been hearing from young Upper Midwest farmers interested in raising sunflowers in 2020. "They tell me, 'We haven't had sunflowers...
March 12, 2020 - 6:00am
March 10, 2020
$8.3 million set for ND State Mill upgrade
BISMARCK —The North Dakota Industrial Commission on Monday, March 9, approved spending $8.3 million for an upgrade in the scales in the truck...
March 10, 2020 - 5:16pm
2019 harvest will have lasting impact on this year's crop season, expert says at Crookston event
CROOKSTON, Minn. – While 2020 spring planting rapidly approaches, farmers still are figuring out how to assuage the effects the 2019 harvest...
March 10, 2020 - 4:23pm
February 28, 2020
Sugar beet processing finishes early in Red River Valley
GRAND FORKS -- Most of American Crystal Sugar Co.’s factories apparently will wind up their slicing campaigns by early March. That’s two...
February 28, 2020 - 2:38pm
February 12, 2020
Race is on to build ND’s first soybean crush plant
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — The race is on to build North Dakota’s first soybean crush plant. The only question will be who gets it done. Gov. Doug...
February 12, 2020 - 4:28pm
February 11, 2020
Precision pollination research in sunflowers shows promise
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — In the summer of 2019, David and Kate Lyall traveled to North Dakota from Australia, bringing their BeeDar with them. They...
February 11, 2020 - 6:00am
January 29, 2020
A freeze on cropland rental rates?
It may seem obvious: Crop prices are poor, profit margins are tight and much of the Upper Midwest suffered through horrible harvest conditions...
January 29, 2020 - 7:00am
January 28, 2020
Unharvested wheat creates puzzling planting season
DICKINSON, N.D. — Who would ever have thought farmers would have unharvested 2019 wheat crops left in southwest North Dakota fields, say nothing...
January 28, 2020 - 6:00am
January 8, 2020
Mixed bag on projected 2020 crop returns
The 2020 crop season will bring more financial challenges for area farmers, with some crops potentially showing a net loss per acre, a new North...
January 8, 2020 - 6:00am