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Decision time nears on murky farm bill safety-net options
Jason Mewes has done his homework. He’s collected statistics, made assumptions, performed calculations and come to a few conclusions. Now, he’s getting ready to visit his county Farm Service Agency office to sign up for key safety-net options in the new federal farm bill.
Monday, March, 09, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Minnesota dairy farm locked in legal battle with state
A Cook County, Minn., farmer will appear in State District Court in Grand Marais on Monday, defending his refusal to allow a state inspection he doesn’t want and contends his farm doesn’t need.
Wednesday, March, 04, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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March sunlight beats back blizzard
MINNEAPOLIS -- Take that, Punxsutawney Phil. After a blizzard warning didn’t quite yield the hazardous conditions expected, it looks like Minnesota and the Dakotas won’t be getting the full six weeks of winter the prognosticating groundhog said we would.
Wednesday, March, 04, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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Women wanted for upcoming ‘Annie’s Project’
If you’re a woman involved in the agriculture industry, then Annie’s Project may be the program for you. Annie’s Project was designed to empower women by providing detailed farm and ranch management information and build networks between women, according to a release from South Dakota State University Extension.
Tuesday, March, 03, 2015 - Agweek - News

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USDA seeks comment on prevented-planting policies
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is seeking comment by March 30 on recommendations that eventually could lead to changes in its prevented-planting insurance coverage levels. If approved, the changes would cut corn prevented-planting payment levels and increase rates for potatoes and green peas, among other things.
Monday, March, 02, 2015 - Agweek - News

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ND musicians gather to celebrate what they do
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- Chuck Suchy stood on the stage of the historic Belle Mehus Theater in our state’s capital city, behind his guitar, behind a single microphone and in front of a room full of area musicians and entertainers who had come together for the first attempt at celebrating the state’s music industry.
Monday, March, 02, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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Farm bill deadlines coming up
The U.S. Department of Agriculture extended until March 31 the Feb. 27 deadline to update yields and reallocate base acres. The final day to apply for farm bill safety-net coverage also is March 31, USDA says.
Monday, March, 02, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Real action is needed to control wolves
Nonlethal methods of predator control are not practical.
Monday, March, 02, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Friday is key farm bill sign-up deadline
A key signup deadline for the federal farm bill is looming, and area Farm Service Agency officials urge landowners who haven’t signed up to act quickly. “Let us know if you haven’t done it yet. We want to work with you,” says Diane Beidler, executive director of Turner County (S.D.) FSA.
Tuesday, February, 24, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Potato industry wins on WIC, but more on to-do list
American potato growers have fought and won what one industry leader calls “a long, lonely battle” to restore the vegetable to the approved list for the government’s Women, Infants and Children program.
Wednesday, February, 18, 2015 - Agweek - News

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FAA proposal for UAS rules welcomed
Proposed rules released over the weekend for operating small unmanned aircraft garnered positive reaction from industry experts and political figures in North Dakota.
Tuesday, February, 17, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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Weather talk: Several factors affect the wind chill index
A wind chill of 20 below is a lot less dangerous in the sunshine and a lot more dangerous at night. Also, each of us reacts to cold, wind, and wind chill differently.
Monday, February, 16, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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Keep detailed records to avoid problems in a partnership
A recent conversation on the listserv for the American Agricultural Law Association focused on what were called “accidental partnerships.”
Monday, February, 16, 2015 - - News

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NPN works with city for excellence
Building a world-class nitrogen facility goes beyond raising more than $2 billion in construction funds or obtaining all the local, state and federal permits that are needed and assure the plant’s safe operation.
Monday, February, 16, 2015 - - News

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Lawsuit by conservationists says US agency indiscriminately kills Idaho wildlife
U.S. conservation groups accused the federal Wildlife Services in a lawsuit filed on Feb. 11 of indiscriminately killing a multitude of wildlife like wolves and mountain lions in Idaho to benefit ranchers and farmers.
Thursday, February, 12, 2015 - Reuters - News

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California UAV company looking for opportunities in North Dakota
FARGO, N.D. — A start-up California company that has conducted a free pilot program with unmanned aerial vehicles and agricultural data processing for grape growers says it wants to try the technology on North Dakota sugar beet farms.
Monday, February, 09, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Transition of operation more difficult and important than ever
EUCLID, Minn. — Don Strickler has faced many tough calls in his long farming career. But the 70-year-old Euclid, Minn., producer says his most important professional challenge, one he’s still working on, is passing on the family farm to the next generation.
Monday, February, 09, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Oklahoma sees meth addicts fueling surge in cattle rustling
One of the oldest Wild West crimes, cattle rustling, has been making a comeback in Oklahoma in recent years, with major culprits being methamphetamine addicts selling stolen livestock to pay for their drug habits, officials say.
Thursday, February, 05, 2015 - Reuters - News

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US FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg to step down
Dr. Margaret Hamburg, who as commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for almost six years has overseen public health initiatives ranging from tobacco control and food safety to personalized medicine and drug approvals, is stepping down, the agency said Feb. 5.
Thursday, February, 05, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Oregon adopts rules allowing industrial hemp crops
Oregon farmers could plant the state’s first industrial hemp crop this spring, a full year before businesses expect to start growing marijuana for recreational use, a state official says.
Wednesday, February, 04, 2015 - Reuters - News

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