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USDA to invest in Prairie Pothole Region conservation effort for landowners:

February 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — The U.S. Department of Agriculture will be offering as much as $35 million during the next three years to help landowners conserve grasslands and wetlands in the Prairie Pothole Region, the agency announced Friday.
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ND ag commissioner: New farm bill is tolerable

February 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Jonathan Knutson
Forum News Service
GRAND FORKS — The new farm bill, though imperfect, is acceptable, North Dakota’s agriculture commissioner said.
“Given the current atmosphere, I’m glad we got it. Would you like more? Yeah,” Doug Go…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

ND registers about 200,000 CRP acres

May 31, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

The U.S. Department of Agriculture accepted 3.9 million acres offered nationwide under the Farm Service Agency’s 43rd Conservation Reserve Program general signup, including 190,000 acres in North Dakota. Continue Reading

ND registers about 200,000 CRP acres

May 31, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

The U.S. Department of Agriculture accepted 3.9 million acres offered nationwide under the Farm Service Agency’s 43rd Conservation Reserve Program general signup, including 190,000 acres in North Dakota. Continue Reading

Pride of Dakota: Showcasing today’s agriculture

September 15, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

This weekend, area residents are going to see what North Dakota is made of, or rather, what North Dakotans make. Continue Reading