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North Dakota: Cropland Values Flat to Down

North Dakota: Cropland Values Flat to Down

👤By Kelli Armbruster, North Dakota State University 🕔Apr 11, 2017

A decline in North Dakota cropland value of 1 percent was indicated by a January survey commissioned by the North Dakota Department of Trust Lands. Andrew Swenson, North Dakota State University Extension Service farm management specialist, derived regional and state

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North Dakota Farmer Successfully Manages Heavy Clay Soils with Cover Crops, No-Till – DTN

North Dakota Farmer Successfully Manages Heavy Clay Soils with Cover Crops, No-Till – DTN

👤By Susan Winsor Progressive Farmer Contributing Editor 🕔Mar 21, 2017

Some farmers may curse heavy clay soils, but the Toussaint family is finding a way to manage these tough soils using roots instead of iron. Cereal rye as a cover crop and a much wider crop rotation have allowed the

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North Dakota: Wheat Producers Will Receive Maximum Farm Bill Payments in 2017

North Dakota: Wheat Producers Will Receive Maximum Farm Bill Payments in 2017

👤By Kelli Armbruster, North Dakota State University 🕔Mar 16, 2017

All North Dakota wheat base acres enrolled in the Agricultural Risk Coverage – County (ARC-CO) program should receive the maximum allowed payment rate in late 2017 for the 2016 year. The payment rate per base acre should range from $21.44

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North Dakota: Grower Farm Bill Conference, Fargo, April 12

North Dakota: Grower Farm Bill Conference, Fargo, April 12

👤By Ellen Crawford, North Dakota State University 🕔Mar 14, 2017

North Dakota producers will have an opportunity to learn about farm policy and issues related to the anticipated 2018 U.S. farm bill during a daylong conference April 12 at the Ramada Plaza Suites in Fargo. Producers will be able to

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North Dakota: Western Crop and Pest Management School, Dickinson, March 7-8

North Dakota: Western Crop and Pest Management School, Dickinson, March 7-8

👤By Kelli Armbruster, North Dakota State University 🕔Feb 24, 2017

The North Dakota State University Extension Service’s 2017 Western Crop and Pest Management School will take place March 7-8 in Dickinson at the Ramada Grand Dakota. The school is designed for individuals who will be scouting crops for pest and

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North Dakota: Company Fined for Illegally Selling ND State University Seed

North Dakota: Company Fined for Illegally Selling ND State University Seed

👤By Kelli Armbruster, North Dakota State University 🕔Feb 15, 2017

The North Dakota State Seed Department has settled a case concerning state and federal seed law violations against a North Dakota seed producer for the illegal sale of a protected variety in 2016. The company was fined $11,000 for illegally

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North Dakota Wheat: 2 Hot Spots for Midge Populations in 2017

North Dakota Wheat: 2 Hot Spots for Midge Populations in 2017

👤By Kelli Armbruster, North Dakota State University 🕔Feb 7, 2017

Soil samples in North Dakota indicate low levels of overwintering wheat midge larvae (cocoons) for the 2017 season, according to Janet Knodel, North Dakota State University Extension Service entomologist. A total of 201 soil samples were collected from 21 counties

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North Dakota: Advanced Crop Advisers Workshop, Fargo, Feb. 28-March 1

North Dakota: Advanced Crop Advisers Workshop, Fargo, Feb. 28-March 1

👤By Ellen Crawford, North Dakota State University 🕔Feb 1, 2017

The 2017 Advanced Crop Advisers Workshop is scheduled for Feb. 28 and March 1 at the Holiday Inn in Fargo. The workshop is designed to provide in-depth discussion on selected topics to help agricultural professionals enhance their crop production recommendations

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North Dakota Wheat: Variety Selection Tool for Spring Wheat Updated

North Dakota Wheat: Variety Selection Tool for Spring Wheat Updated

👤By Kelli Armbruster, North Dakota State University 🕔Jan 27, 2017

Data from variety trials conducted in North Dakota and Minnesota in 2016 are now available from the spring wheat Variety Selection Tool. This tool is a web-based program that allows users to summarize and review the results from the spring

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North Dakota: Ag Tile Drainage Workshop, Grand Forks, March 2-3

North Dakota: Ag Tile Drainage Workshop, Grand Forks, March 2-3

👤By Kelli Armbruster, North Dakota State University 🕔Jan 23, 2017

The annual Tile Drainage Design Workshop will take place March 2 and 3, at the Grand Forks County Courthouse Meeting room. The design workshop is intended for those interested in a more complete understanding of the planning and design principles

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