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DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
26-year old man pronounced dead after being found unresponsive in Grand Forks hotel
Trucking associations mixed on proposed rule for speed-limiting devices in trucks, buses
Fed's Yellen says case for interest rate hike has strengthened
As racial politics loom over election, Obama's legacy is seen as mixed
Whirlpool to recall 15,200 microwaves due to fire hazard issue
Oil prices drop as analysts say price rally overdone
Wall Street little changed as biotechs offset energy drop
Wentz signs endorsement deal with BlackRidgeBANK
Loren Lee's provides casual fine dining for West Fargo
Chief's Corner: 2016 crime stats shaping up for a busy year
Parks want to say, 'Thank you'
Cartoon: Aug. 24, 2016
It is time for property tax reform
McFeely: Klieman’s--and others--friendship with Scott Miller went deeper than words
Nursery News (8-24-16)
Nursery News (8-3-16)
Growing Summer Arts Intensive production group to play “Hair”
Nursery News (7-20-16)
Nursery News (7-13-16)
Mule Deer Foundation holding banquet, auction at Bonanzaville
Gardening in small spaces
Library News: May 4, 2016
Breitling: Time for Color
Library News (April 27, 2016)
home & garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
Flight Lines: Rest easy birders, the future is bright
Flight Lines with VIDEO: Willet's scientific name changed
Flight Lines: Bug hunter declining in numbers
Richard A. Burckhard
Michael L. King
Kip J. Johnson
Dennis D. Keblar
Ralph M. Peterson
August 24, 2016
From booze to moos: Fargo crafters feed university livestock
FARGO—If animals could talk, some cows at North Dakota State University might toast a pair of beer and spirit makers. Drekker Brewing Company...
August 24, 2016 - 4:29pm
August 23, 2016
Federal cheese purchase to help dairy farmers, the poor
WASHINGTON—Federal officials plan to buy cheese to help poor Americans who need food assistance and dairy farmers who are suffering from low prices. Tuesday's announcement that the U.S. Department of Agriculture will spend $20 million to buy 11 million pounds of cheese from...
August 23, 2016 - 5:38pm
Canadian farmers to reap less canola, surprising trade
WINNIPEG/OTTAWA, Aug 23 - Canadian farmers are set to harvest slightly less canola, surprising traders, but more wheat, according to Statistics...
August 23, 2016 - 10:43am
August 22, 2016
Egypt wheat commission submits corruption report amid calls for minister to resign
CAIRO—A fact-finding commission investigating corruption in Egypt's domestic wheat supplies has delivered its final report to parliament,...
August 22, 2016 - 1:51pm
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
There's a sweet corn patch near Jamestown, North Dakota that has proven to feed a lot of people in a short amount of time. Shawna Olson takes...
August 22, 2016 - 8:22am
August 20, 2016
Minnesota State Fair prepping for poultry after last year's ban
ST. PAUL—Mariah Huberty's prized chickens missed the Minnesota State Fair last year because of the avian flu outbreak. But the ban on live-fowl...
August 20, 2016 - 8:05pm
Ranchers, wildlife groups create biggest public access in North Dakota
RURAL BEACH, N.D. — Nate Harling and crew are pounding in more than 100 signs around the biggest public hunting access ever created in...
August 20, 2016 - 3:49pm
August 19, 2016
Grain storage bags saving farmers time, money this harvest
RICHARDTON, N.D.—Though they may look like snowdrifts that somehow survived into the summer, the humongous white plastic bags that are appear on the southwest North Dakota landscape during harvest are full of very valuable commodities. The 300- to 500-foot grain storage devices,...
August 19, 2016 - 7:04pm
August 18, 2016
Online U.S. cattle auctions set to resume as government examines markets
CHICAGO—An online U.S. cattle auction that ranchers and traders hope will restore transparency to livestock pricing and reduce volatility in futures contracts is set to resume operations in September following a three-month halt, its owner said on Thursday, Aug. 18. Separately,...
August 18, 2016 - 3:35pm
August 16, 2016
Trump names N.D. Gov. Dalrymple, S.D. Gov. Daugaard as agricultural advisers
WASHINGTON -- Several midwestern governors -- including Gov. Jack Dalrymple of North Dakota and South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard -- were part...
August 16, 2016 - 5:08pm
August 15, 2016
AgweekTV: What ND farmers learned during a trip to the West Coast
The North Dakota Soybean Council's “See For Yourself" program recently took a group of North Dakota farmers to the West Coast to get a closer...
August 15, 2016 - 7:00am
August 13, 2016
Helping hay could save ranchers
BURT, N.D. — Trish Schneider carries the weight of 150 cows on her young shoulders and they feel mighty heavy in a year of poor hay. Schneider,...
August 13, 2016 - 5:50pm
August 9, 2016
Geothermal makeover eyed for Alberta's old oil wells
CALGARY, Alberta—Disused oil and gas wells dotting Canada's energy heartland may bear fruit for Alberta's farmers under a proposal to use...
August 9, 2016 - 3:28pm
Cargill stops using human antibiotic to prevent disease in turkeys
CHICAGO—U.S. meat processor Cargill Inc has stopped using an important antibiotic for people to prevent disease in turkeys, the company...
August 9, 2016 - 12:26pm
August 8, 2016
N.D. ag commissioner takes aim at animal cruelty training for law enforcement
BISMARCK — North Dakota's top agriculture official warned Monday that training provided by the Humane Society of the United States on how...
August 8, 2016 - 4:18pm