Advertise in Print | Subscriptions
View Cart Shopping Cart

Refine your search

  [ Advanced Options ]

TAGS

Articles: 1,365 results from the past year. For older articles, see advanced options. (displaying first 500 matches)

Railroads have a strong legacy in ND
Considering the Dec. 30 train derailment in Casselton, N.D., and our congressional delegation’s call for straightforward regulation to increase railroad safety, I’ve thought a lot about the legacy of railroads in North Dakota. It is, after all, North Dakota’s 125th anniversary of statehood this year, and so much of our history is tied to the railroads.
Monday, March, 31, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
It's open season for ag job
What was looking to be another ho-hum tilt for North Dakota commissioner of agriculture could be one of the spotlight races of the 2014 political season. Instead of grousing over a likely slam-dunk for a popular Republican incumbent, Democrats are salivating over the real possibility they can win the ag office.
Monday, March, 31, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Strength continues in wheat
Wheat traded with gains again last week with most of the support coming from continued dry conditions in the Southern Plains. For the week ending March 27, May Minneapolis gained 11 cents, September Minneapolis gained 15 cents, July Chicago gained 19 cents and July Kansas City picked up 17.5 cents.
Monday, March, 31, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Rural, small town opportunity
Conventional rhetoric has told us, since the Ag Crisis of the 1980s, perhaps since the Dust Bowl of the 1930s, that family farming and America’s small towns are in decline. But we told the journalists who called us, “of course the numbers have gone up. We’ve worked hard to create opportunities in rural and small town America.”
Monday, March, 31, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Vilsack says no FSA closures this year
WASHINGTON — Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack’s proposal to close some Farm Service Agency offices came under attack on March 26 when he outlined his 2015 budget for the Senate Appropriations Agriculture Subcommittee.
Monday, March, 31, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Gavilon: US farm industry needs system to deal with unapproved GMOs
The U.S. agriculture industry must devise a system to handle genetically modified crops barred by major importers because unapproved varieties will comprise an increasing portion of production in coming years, top executives at grain merchant Gavilon Group LLC say.
Monday, March, 31, 2014 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Eco-regions and priority areas
The Nature Conservancy identified every ecosystem type in different colors in the 1980s and 1990s, with a goal of preserving 10 percent of the remaining natural habitats in each of those areas.
Monday, March, 31, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Price volatility predicted in corn, soybeans
COLUMBIA, Mo. — Expect volatility in the soybean and corn markets over the next five years, says Pat Westhoff, director of the University of Missouri Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute.
Monday, March, 31, 2014 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Research reveals cover crops beneficial for farmers
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Planting cover crops in rotation between cash crops — widely agreed to be ecologically beneficial — is even more valuable than previously thought, according to a team of agronomists, entomologists,
Monday, March, 31, 2014 - Penn State Ag Sciences News - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Dow seeks growth with seed and chemicals
INDIANAPOLIS — Dan Kittle has spent more than a decade waiting for this day. As the man in charge of research and development at Dow AgroSciences, the unit of Dow Chemical Co. that develops agricultural seeds and pesticides, Kittle remembers the “big shock” when rival Monsanto Co. unveiled a genetically modified seed in 1996, designed to be used in combination with a specific herbicide, a combination that rapidly led Monsanto to riches.
Monday, March, 31, 2014 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Infrastructure, trade limit farmers
URBANA, Ill. — Even after the agricultural reforms of 2002 and 2003, for wheat, rice and pearl millet farmers in India, grain markets are still pretty sticky.
Monday, March, 31, 2014 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Conservancy group promotes sustainable ag, habitat preservation
The Nature Conservancy sees itself as a “quiet” conservation group, or at least lesser-known than the game species-specific groups such as Ducks Unlimited and Pheasants Forever.
Monday, March, 31, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
October blizzard caused minimal impact on SD livestock industry statewide
RAPID CITY, S.D. — Livestock losses from October’s early season blizzard shouldn’t have a major impact on South Dakota’s industry as a whole.
Monday, March, 31, 2014 - Forum News Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Livestock producers urged to brace for storm
The National Weather Service is predicting a major winter storm to impact most of western and central North Dakota this evening through Monday evening. Heavy snow of 8 to 12 inches is expected in much of the area with winds of up to 45 mph causing whiteout conditions.
Monday, March, 31, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
US meat groups thwarted in bid to block country-of-origin labels
A U.S. appeals court on Friday rejected a challenge by meat producers to a federal regulation that specifies labeling requirements for certain meat products, a move applauded by rancher and consumer groups.
Friday, March, 28, 2014 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Judge rejects ABC News bid to throw out ‘pink slime’ lawsuit
ABC News has failed to persuade a South Dakota state judge to dismiss a $1.2 billion defamation lawsuit by a meat processor complaining about a series of reports that referred to its signature product as “pink slime.”
Friday, March, 28, 2014 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
US drug firms move to bar antibiotic use in livestock growth
U.S. regulators on Wednesday said that 25 out of 26 drugmakers that sell antibiotics used in livestock feed for growth enhancement have agreed to follow new guidelines that will make it illegal to use their products to create beefier cattle, heftier hogs and other outsized animals.
Thursday, March, 27, 2014 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
NDSU, collaborators set ag drone research plan
Researchers at North Dakota State University are calling their upcoming work a “proof-of-concept” study that will help determine if and how drones might help farmers and ranchers in everyday business.
Thursday, March, 27, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
As grain piles up, farmers ask, ‘Where are the trains?'
Train delays have been chronic all winter at Agassiz Valley and across the Midwest. Engines are running five to 10 days late, creating an increasingly costly backup. Farmers can’t haul grain from their farm storage to the elevator because the grain can’t move to market.
Thursday, March, 27, 2014 - Minnesota Public Radio News - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Tripp County is cattle king in SD
The Jorgensen family — with about 3,200 bulls pn a ranch northwest of Winner, S.D. — have one of the many operations that help make Tripp County top in the state for the cattle industry. Nestled along the Nebraska border, Tripp County has the most cattle of any county in South Dakota, with 160,000 head within its borders, according to data collected from 2013.
Thursday, March, 27, 2014 - Forum News Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
« Previous   1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10  Next »