North Dakota Wheat: Drought Reduces Midge Populations for 2nd Year

🕔Feb 13, 2019Wheat midge likely will be less of a problem this year, reducing the need for insecticide applications. Soil samples in North Dakota indicate low levels of overwintering wheat midge larvae […]

Farm Bill Payment Calculator Available for North Dakota, Minnesota Counties

🕔Jan 31, 2019A calculator developed by NDSU Extension to help producers estimate the Agricultural Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage payments they may receive in 2019 is available online. The payments are for the […]

North Dakota: Rolette County Designated Natural Disaster from

🕔Nov 9, 2018Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated Rolette County, North Dakota, as a primary natural disaster area. Producers who suffered losses due to a recent drought may be eligible for U.S. Department […]

Soybean Marketing Videos Available from North Dakota State University

🕔Nov 7, 2018Background on the current soybean market, how China might adapt to the changing trade climate, and soybean marketing and storage strategies are among the topics covered in a new North […]

North Dakota: Palmer Pigweed Spreads to 4 More Counties

🕔Oct 26, 2018Palmer amaranth has been confirmed in four more North Dakota counties. The very aggressive, hard-to-control weed first was found in a row-crop field in McIntosh County this summer. The other […]

North Dakota: Pierce County Designated Natural Disaster Area to Drought

🕔Oct 25, 2018Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated Pierce County in North Dakota as a primary natural disaster area. Producers who suffered losses due to a recent drought may be eligible for U.S. […]

North Dakota: 6 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought

🕔Oct 19, 2018Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated six North Dakota counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Eddy, Foster, Nelson, Renville, Ward and Wells counties who suffered losses due to a […]

North Dakota Soybeans: Tips for Drying, Storing Your Crop

🕔Oct 15, 2018A challenging soybean harvest is creating many questions related to storage and drying, according to Ken Hellevang, agricultural engineer with the North Dakota State University Extension Service. Soybeans at 11% […]

North Dakota: Farmland Values Tested by Rising Interest Rates

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🕔Oct 1, 2018Many commercial row crop farmers across the U.S. have seen their margins squeezed by lower commodity prices and relatively higher production costs, says Bryon Parman, North Dakota State University Extension […]

North Dakota Soybeans: Enhancing Storage Starts With Harvest Moisture

🕔Aug 31, 2018Harvest timing can have a huge impact on soybean shatter losses and storability, according to North Dakota State University Extension agricultural engineer Ken Hellevang. “Field losses, splits and cracked seed […]

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