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Top 10 stories of 2014: No. 9 is wet weather causes farming woes

December 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Dickinson Press’ Top 10 Stories of 2014 series begins today. Check each paper through Dec. 31 to see which stories made the cut.

Mother Nature wasn’t kind to farmers in 2014.
Farmers don’t usually complain about getting too much rain, b…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Top 10 stories of 2014: No. 9 is wet weather causes farming woes

December 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Dickinson Press’ Top 10 Stories of 2014 series begins today. Check each paper through Dec. 31 to see which stories made the cut.

Mother Nature wasn’t kind to farmers in 2014.
Farmers don’t usually complain about getting too much rain, b…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Man’s tractors find a new home in Norway

December 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Tracy Frank
Forum News Service
McLEOD — Four collector tractors Jim Haugen restored have found a home an ocean away in Norway.
“It’s pretty special,” said Haugen, who lives on a farm near McLeod. “That doesn’t happen every day.”
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Man’s tractors find a new home in Norway

December 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Tracy Frank
Forum News Service
McLEOD — Four collector tractors Jim Haugen restored have found a home an ocean away in Norway.
“It’s pretty special,” said Haugen, who lives on a farm near McLeod. “That doesn’t happen every day.”
continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Williston man found guilty in shooting death of rancher

December 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINOT — Jurors took less than three hours Wednesday to find a man guilty in the shooting death of Williston rancher Jack Sjol.
Ryan Lee Stensaker, 35, of Williston had sat stone-faced throughout much of the five-day trial, but on Wednesday evening…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Williston man found guilty in shooting death of rancher

December 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINOT — Jurors took less than three hours Wednesday to find a man guilty in the shooting death of Williston rancher Jack Sjol.
Ryan Lee Stensaker, 35, of Williston had sat stone-faced throughout much of the five-day trial, but on Wednesday evening…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

7,500 turkeys lost in overnight barn fire

December 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — The Round Lake Fire Department was dispatched at 12:45 a.m. Tuesday to the Meyer Turkey Farm at 26798 Town Ave., Lorain Township, for a blaze that’s believed to have been triggered by an electrical problem.

Approximately 7,500 thr…continue reading on dglobe.com

7,500 turkeys lost in overnight barn fire

December 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — The Round Lake Fire Department was dispatched at 12:45 a.m. Tuesday to the Meyer Turkey Farm at 26798 Town Ave., Lorain Township, for a blaze that’s believed to have been triggered by an electrical problem.

Approximately 7,500 thr…continue reading on dglobe.com

Powerful cow antibiotic often misused by farmers

December 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

It is one of the most potent antibiotics used by U.S. cattle and dairy farmers, the key component in the top-selling drug line of Zoetis, the world’s largest animal health company.
But the strength of the antibiotic ceftiofur — and the frequency…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Meeting for cattle producers set in Richardton

December 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Independent Beef Association of North Dakota is sponsoring an informational meeting concerning the cattle industry at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 10, at the Richardton American Legion Club.
R-Calf USA CEO Bill Bullard of Billings, Mont., will talk…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com