May 2, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
The idea that agriculture majors at Dickinson State University will lead students back to farms and ranches isn’t right, said Chip Poland, chair of DSU’s Department of Agriculture and Technical Studies. Continue Reading
April 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
Dickinson-area farmers and ranchers have a new place to get supplies to take care of their cattle, horses and even pick up a treat for their dog.
Cattlemen’s Supply LLC opened its doors on April Fools’ Day with one goal: to create a locally owned venue that offers all of the products a rancher needs to keep his herd healthy. Continue Reading
March 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
Chris Johnson is accustomed to seeing double at this time of year. Continue Reading
March 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
Motorists traveling on a rural road just north of Dickinson on Wednesday encountered a disturbing and, so far, unexplained scene. Continue Reading
December 7, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
WILLISTON Jacki Schilke likes to say her black angus cattle live in harmony with the cats and dogs on her rural Williston ranch. Continue Reading
November 12, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
DAWSON, N.D. (AP) Twenty-one steers were killed when a semitrailer bound from Canada to South Dakota crashed during a freezing rain storm in North Dakota. Continue Reading
July 5, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) Consumers will pay a little more for coffee and chocolate to ensure the farmers who produce those foods get a fair wage, so why not ask them to pay more for milk? Continue Reading
April 18, 2012 in West Central Tribune
It may take explosives to dislodge a group of cows that wandered into an old ranger cabin high in the Rocky Mountains, then died and froze solid when they couldn’t get out.
February 27, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Sometimes the demands of the moment prevent agriculturalists from thinking about the long-term, big-picture outlook for area agriculture. What does the future hold for agriculture on the Northern Plains? Continue Reading
December 8, 2011 in The Daily Republic
FULTON One of the largest dairies in South Dakota may soon be located in largely rural Hanson County, bringing tax dollars, jobs and a multi-million-dollar investment into the area.
But if some local residents have their way, it will never happen. Long-running feud includes squabbles over water, roads, racism and more.