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VIDEO: Genetics for profit
Neal Haverkamp, manager of Nemaha Valley Angus, his family operation near Bern, Kan., uses individual carcass data to target the CAB brand for himself and his customers.
Tuesday, July, 08, 2014 - - News

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Official: US grain glut is testing rail and storage system
A stockpile of U.S. Midwest grain will likely increase in the coming months and tax farmers already desperate to house or haul corn, soybeans and other products ahead of an expected record harvest, a U.S. Department of Agriculture official said on Wednesday.
Thursday, September, 11, 2014 - Reuters - News

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CF Industries posts smaller profit after year-ago sale
U.S. fertilizer producer CF Industries reported lower first-quarter profit on Wednesday, with the drop reflecting a one-time gain a year ago from the sale of its phosphate business.
Thursday, May, 07, 2015 - Reuters - News

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The fine art of dibbling: Advice for transplanting seedlings
FARGO -- If you promise not to laugh, I'll describe my past method of transplanting seedlings. It all started in junior high as I was learning to grow tomato and petunia plants from seed for my parents' flower beds and vegetable garden.
Thursday, March, 26, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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More room planned at the ND mill
The $27 million expansion, approved by the North Dakota Industrial Commission in mid-September, is the result of increased demand from customers, mill officials say. The addition will increase its capacity by 11,500 hundredweight of flour produced per day to roughly 49,500 hundredweight, making it the largest single milling operation in the country, says Vance Taylor, the mill’s president and general manager.
Wednesday, October, 01, 2014 - Forum News Service - News

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Peterson, Sinner talk grain train delays
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson and George Sinner know about the problem. They’ve heard from plenty of farmers about rail shipment delays. What’s harder to grasp is an immediate solution. Sinner and Peterson heard from farmers, retailers and bankers in Cavalier on Thursday afternoon about various agriculture-related issues they’re facing.
Friday, August, 08, 2014 - Forum News Service - News

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US lawmakers fault rail sector for slow service
U.S. rail operators must put investment ahead of profits to clear the way for grain, automotive and chemical shipments now clogging the tracks, lawmakers said at a congressional hearing Wednesday about the health of the rail grid.
Friday, September, 12, 2014 - - News

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A Minnesota woman pleads guilty to starving horses, a South Dakota woman is named to the USDA advisory council and FAO says the world's food prices are near a four-year low.
Monday, September, 15, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Nutritionists, food bloggers tour ND wheat fields
Farmers and ranchers often lament that people outside agriculture don’t seem to understand or care what they do. But North Dakota wheat farmers found a receptive audience in the Wheat Safari, which stopped today on the Brad Thykeson farm near Portland, N.D.
Wednesday, August, 06, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Answers to bird flu questions remain elusive to producers, researchers alike
Research is needed to determine what biosecurity measures can be effective in keeping the avian influenza virus from entering turkey and chicken barns, said Steve Olson, executive director of the Minnesota Turkey Growers Association and of the Chicken and Egg Association of Minnesota.
Thursday, May, 28, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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Many factors contribute to 4-H expansion
Statewide, 4-H membership grew in 2014 by 500. South Dakota 4-H now boasts 8,911 members. Ringkob says continued growth can be attributed to many factors — specifically the program’s ability to break traditional molds and evolve to meet the changing needs of youth and families throughout the state.
Monday, December, 22, 2014 - SDSU Extension - News

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Falling numbers, vomitoxin return
Two old enemies — falling numbers and vomitoxin — are a concern again this fall for some Upper Midwest and Canadian wheat farmers, especially ones who raise winter wheat.
Monday, September, 22, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Investing in trends: Farm, seed company expands storage, cleaning and treating operations
HAYES, S.D. — Transit demand, trends toward a rise in crop acreage, better yields and an increase in treated seed use have nudged Al Meier into some big investments in 2014 — both in grain storage and seed technology.
Monday, September, 29, 2014 - Agweek - News

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BNSF invests in ag shipping, prepares for harvest
John Miller, BNSF group vice president for agriculture, spoke at a meeting of the North Dakota Agricultural Rail Business Council in Mandan, N.D., July 31. The group is made up of about 40 ag-related entities. “We know we’re not doing as well as we should; we know the market wants more,” Miller said. “But we are shipping record amounts.”
Thursday, July, 31, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Devils Lake, ND, farm show celebrates anniversary
The first Lake Region Extension Roundup 35 years ago was a relatively modest one-day event that focused on sunflowers, the hot crop of the day.
Monday, December, 22, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Record run for spring wheat
Jerry Kruger, a long-time Warren, Minn., wheat farmer, remembers when a spring wheat crop that yielded 40 beshels per acre was cause for celebration.
Monday, November, 03, 2014 - Agweek - News

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