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NASS releases full 2012 Census of Agriculture

New statistics from the U.S. Department of Agriculture reinforce previously released numbers that show young farmers are becoming a greater presence in agriculture.

Agweek, 05/02/2014

NWS predicts cool, wet May in most of Upper Midwest

The NWS Climate Prediction Center’s May forecast, issued today, calls for below-average temperatures and above-average moisture in most of the region.

Agweek, 04/30/2014

ND extension official honored for Annie's Project work

Willie Huot says he recognized the value of Annie’s Project when he first heard about it at a national conference in 2005. The Grand Forks (N.D.) County Extension Service agent helped establish the program across North Dakota the following year, adding innovations that subsequently were used in other states, too.

Agweek, 04/21/2014

CWB seeks complete ownership of Prairie West Terminal

CWB, formerly known as the Canadian Wheat Board, plans to acquire complete ownership of a west-Saskatchewan grain handling organization of which it currently is a minority owner.

Agweek, 04/17/2014

Sen. Franken talks sugar, rail service in East Grand Forks, Minn.

Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., said he’ll do what he can to help Red River Valley sugar beet growers hurt by slow rail service and imports of subsidized Mexican sugar.

Agweek, 04/15/2014

USDA announces $19 million in grants for beginning farmers

More than $19 million in federal grants will be available to help train agricultural producers through the Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Friday.

Agweek, 04/11/2014

CWB building another grain elevator

CWB, formerly known as the Canadian Wheat Board, announced Thursday that it’s building another “state-of-the-art” grain elevator, this one near Colonsay, Saskatchewan.

Agweek, 04/10/2014

Minn. cattle group will consider its options after failed beef check-off increase

The president of the Minnesota State Cattlemen’s Association says he doesn’t know why cattle producers in the state rejected a proposal to increase the existing beef check-off by $1 per head.

Agweek, 04/04/2014

Soybeans the star of key USDA report

Nationwide, farmers are projected to plant 81.5 million acres of soybeans, about 5 million more than a year ago. North Dakota will account for 1 million acres of the increase, with Minnesota and South Dakota predicted to have substantial increases, too.

Agweek, 03/31/2014

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