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FARGO, N.D. — Farms in greater North Dakota financially out-performed the Red River Valley in 2014, according to an analysis of North Dakota Farm Business Management Program records by North Dakota State University. That’s only happened three times in the 20 years before 2013.
The U.S. House was repealing the country-of-origin labeling (COOL) law for beef, pork and chicken just as the North Dakota Stockmen’s Association was holding the last of its summer Roundup meetings June 10 in Jamestown, N.D.
Just as University of Minnesota football players hit the field for summer camp, a roster of tomorrow’s researchers are also hitting historic research fields, looking for long-term ways to improve tomorrow’s farming.
FARGO, N.D. — About 70 people attended a Farm Business Network launch party June 4 in Fargo, N.D., where farmers considered whether to pay a $500 fee to become a data provider in a network designed to help make decisions on inputs such as seed and chemicals. Charles Baron, a co-founder of the California-based Farm Business Network, said there are 1.5 million acres of farmland in the system, for a total of about 8 million acres worth of processed data. Farmers submit many types of data for varying years.
FARGO -- Archer Daniels Midland Co. is suing a prominent Walhalla farmer for $700,000 for defaulting on a deal to buy a former ethanol plant in the far northeast North...
FARGO, N.D. -- The trial date for a $1.4 million suit by CHS Inc. against sunflower processor Anderson Seed and its owners has been delayed for a third time to...
Richard Sill and his brother Jerry, farm with their sons, Mark, and George, respectively. The younger generation is gradually taking over.
Scientists in west-central Minnesota are studying whether winter oilseeds could be intercropped with soybeans and other crops to provide environmental benefits for soil and honeybees, while serving as a cash crop to produce food-grade oil and jet fuel.
Potato producer R.D. Offutt has voluntarily reduced the number of water or irrigation permits for its operations mostly in the Park Rapids area in northern Minnesota.
FARGO, N.D. -- The U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee on May 21 passed the U.S. Grains Standards Act Reauthorization. U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., included an amendment that could lead to better access to Canadian wheat and barley markets for U.S. farmers near the border. U.S. farmers don't automatically qualify for top Canadian grain market premiums, while Canadian producers can sell grain at normal premiums on the U.S. side of the border.