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July 14, 2015
Wednesday is another farm program deadline
Farmers have been working for months to understand, and to qualify for, Agricultural Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage. Now, they until July...
July 14, 2015 - 3:51pm
Test damaged wheat before feeding to livestock
URBANA, Ill. - Wet growing conditions in the Midwest have opened the door for several challenges in the 2015 wheat crop. As a result, farmers...
Crops / Wheat
July 14, 2015 - 3:48pm
No livestock marketing regs in ag appropriations bill
WASHINGTON -- For the first time in years, the agriculture appropriations bill does not contain a provision prohibiting the U.S. Department of...
July 14, 2015 - 3:43pm
July 13, 2015
NDSU yard and garden field day set for July 21
The North Dakota State University Plant Sciences Department will host a yard and garden field day from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 21, to celebrate...
July 13, 2015 - 1:32pm
Corn holds near 1-year high on tightening supply outlook
CHICAGO - U.S. corn futures rose on Monday, on pace for their fifth straight session of gains and holding near the highest levels in a year,...
July 13, 2015 - 1:26pm
Judge in drought-hit California blocks water cut orders for some farmers
LOS ANGELES -- California regulators violated the rights of some farmers by demanding mandatory water cutbacks without giving them a prior hearing,...
July 13, 2015 - 11:35am
Water permit challenge puts $3 billion North Dakota fertilizer plant project 'on hold'
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- Alan and Genny Lindberg have a home in rural Stutsman County, N.D., that now stands at the center of a dispute that has stalled...
July 13, 2015 - 10:00am
Prevent nutrient deficiencies before they're visible
HURON, S.D. -- Crops look strong about halfway through the growing season across the Dakotas and Minnesota, but some companies promote tissue...
July 13, 2015 - 9:53am
Haze shouldn't cause significant crop damage
Growing crops need sunlight and heat -- and smoke from Canadian wildfires meant less of both for Upper Midwest fields in late June and early...
July 13, 2015 - 9:49am
Young North Dakota farmer having good summer so far
The weather and markets have been cooperating -- and Dustin McGregor continues to hope for the best. "It's still a ways to go (until harvest),"...
July 13, 2015 - 9:42am
Small farms form alliance
GRANDIN, N.D. -- Tyne Stormo was skeptical when she first heard about the Northern Small Farm Alliance.
July 13, 2015 - 9:42am
Chickadee is nation's first songbird with bird flu
ST. PAUL -- A chickadee found in Ramsey County is the second wild bird in Minnesota -- and the first songbird in the nation -- to be confirmed...
July 13, 2015 - 9:38am
WASDE: Wheat, soybeans up for July
Wheat Projected U.S. wheat supplies for 2015 to '16 increased 58 million bushels for July on larger beginning stocks and production. A 10-million-bushel...
July 13, 2015 - 9:32am
Heart and Soil: Couple launches small organic fruit and vegetable farm
GRANDIN, N.D. -- Ross Lockhart is back where he started. Much is the same, but much has changed, too. Lockhart, who grew up on a family farm...
July 13, 2015 - 9:30am
Markets: Grain conditions improve
Wheat Wheat traded back and forth last week. Improving weather conditions and position-squaring ahead of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's...
July 13, 2015 - 9:23am