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 […]

Opioid Use: Rural America Is Key Battlefront – DTN

🕔Dec 18, 2018Pandora’s box was an artifact from Greek mythology. In Greek poet Hesiod’s “Works and Days,” Pandora’s box was a large jar given to Pandora that contained all of the world’s […]

Dicamba Rules: Patchwork of State Cut-Off Dates Confusing – DTN

🕔Dec 14, 2018Pick a state, any state, and chances are the rules for dicamba use there could differ from its neighbors next year.

National Wheat Yield Contest Winners Push for Quality – DTN

🕔Nov 14, 2018A 202.53-bushel wheat yield and a third consecutive win in the National Wheat Yield Contest would satisfy many growers, but Phillip Gross still sees room for improvement.  “I think by […]

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 […]

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 […]

South Dakota: 4 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought

🕔Oct 25, 2018Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated four South Dakota counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Brown, Edmunds, Faulk and Spink counties who suffered losses due to a recent drought […]

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 […]

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