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Anhydrous ammonia leak contained in west Dickinson

June 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

An anhydrous ammonia leak that shut down Highway 10 west of Dickinson has been contained, according to authorities. Continue Reading

School evacuated after truck hauling anhydrous ammonia hits train

May 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MURDOCK, Minn. Students at a west-central Minnesota elementary school are being evacuated to a nearby high school in response to the collision involving a semi-trailer hauling anhydrous ammonia and a train about 8:30 a.m. this morning. Continue Reading

Could a West, Texas explosion happen around here? Anhydrous ammonia common in ND; chance for incident low

April 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

After a fertilizer facility exploded Wednesday in West, Texas, questions have been raised across the nation regarding the safety of such plants and their proximity to neighbors who may not suspect that danger lurks next door. Continue Reading

Dalrymple announces $1.2B fertilizer plant: Proposed project in Spiritwood to produce 2,200 tons of ammonia daily

September 12, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

JAMESTOWN – Plans for a $1.2 billion fertilizer manufacturing plant at the Spiritwood Energy Park Association industrial park in Spiritwood were announced by Gov. Jack Dalrymple and leaders of the nation’s largest farmer-owned cooperative Wednesday. Continue Reading

ASK YOUR GOVERNMENT: Flared gas could be converted to ammonia

January 22, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A Wheatland, N.D., reader wonders if flared natural gas could be onnverted to anhydrous ammonia. Some companies are considering it. Continue Reading

Responsibility for N.D. anhydrous inspections shifts

December 24, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The state Agriculture Department has been responsible for enforcing state law and regulations dealing with the widely used farm fertilizer, with the state Insurance Department handling the inspections. Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring says the Legislature this year transferred the inspection duties to his department to increase efficiency. Continue Reading