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Juvenile snowmobile operator injured after striking tree near Hawley
Turnouts strong for women's marches across ND, Minn.
Two more flu deaths reported in ND
Woman, 23, dies in crash on I-29 near ND-SD border; driver faces charges
Lowry scores 40, but Raptors fall to Timberwolves
UND's special teams falter again in Duluth
Dickman leads BSU to 4-1 win
Wild cruise to 5-2 win over Lightning
Sweet sweep for UMD: Bulldogs score three more power-play goals against North Dakota
January 20, 2018
Why events specifically targeted to women in agriculture need to continue
This winter, I am spending time speaking at women-in-agriculture and agribusiness events. These are programs and conferences created specifically...
January 20, 2018 - 7:30am
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
January 18, 2018
North Dakota counties to be treated equally in extension funding
MANDAN, N.D. — The North Dakota State Board of Agricultural Research and Education has dropped a proposal that would have made counties...
January 18, 2018 - 12:18pm
January 15, 2018
It's your land, but expect a reaction if you anger other aggies
Cargill is one of the world's most powerful agricultural companies. There's disagreement, both in and out of ag circles, on whether it uses that...
January 15, 2018 - 7:50am
As issues arise, Hoeven studies co-op tax benefit impact
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., is weighing whether and how to correct problems that have come up in the wake of a fix...
January 15, 2018 - 7:39am
Returning home, young ND farmer branches out as family begins planning for farm transfer
COOPERSTOWN, N.D. — David Lunde and his father, Nathan, sit at the kitchen table in the house in which David grew up and is living in again....
January 15, 2018 - 7:10am
January 12, 2018
Lake trustee of McM farm denies fraud, says banker BMO was informed
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — The trustee for a lake home in Minnesota involved in the McM Inc. farm bankruptcy case has denied any fraud and said...
January 12, 2018 - 5:25pm
January 11, 2018
Seek variety over balance or organization in life
While checking out at Target recently, the checker asked, "Oh, do you have a new house?" "No," I replied. "I'm just organizing at home a bit."...
January 11, 2018 - 5:03pm
January 9, 2018
Farm Town Strong effort involves reducing stigma, increasing help for opiate addiction
NASHVILLE — If a rancher gets plowed over by a cow and ends up in the hospital, people come to help fix fence. If a farmer learns he has...
January 9, 2018 - 12:40pm
January 8, 2018
Partner-twins bring ag concepts to life in their ND-based 'Red E' venture
WEST FARGO, N.D. — Meet Matt Faul and his identical twin brother, Jesse. The red-haired pair owns Red E LLC (also known as "Red Engineering)...
January 8, 2018 - 9:02am
Trucking firms worried electronic logging device could hurt livestock industry
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Truckers hauling livestock have received a 90-day waiver from the Electronic Logging Device, or ELD, mandate, but the...
January 8, 2018 - 8:03am
Projecting 2018 crop profits for N.D. farmers
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Given current crop prices, the overall 2018 profit outlook for North Dakota farmers isn't as dismal as might be expected, a veteran North Dakota State University extension service economist says. "Things look a little better than I thought they would," says...
January 8, 2018 - 7:42am
USDA report provides insight on how it defines a family farm
'Family farm" can be one of the most controversial terms and concepts in modern agriculture. "America's Diverse Family Farms: 2017," a report...
January 8, 2018 - 6:53am
January 4, 2018
Food shaming: Why I'm avoiding foods labeled "Non-GMO Project" verified
I recently grabbed a can of diced tomatoes from my pantry shelf and the "Non-GMO Project" butterfly logo caught my eye. There were many labels...
January 4, 2018 - 6:56pm
Farm Bureau, Farmers Union team up to confront rural opioid addiction
WASHINGTON — Seventy five percent of farmers and farm workers surveyed in conjunction with an online study say they are or have been directly...
January 4, 2018 - 1:08pm