September 5, 2014 in Uncategorized
JAMESTOWN â CHS announced Friday it is proceeding with the construction of a $3 billion plant that will turn natural gas from the North Dakotaâs oilfields into nitrogen fertilizer for the regionâs farmers.
The CHS Board of Directorsâ approva…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
May 27, 2014 in Uncategorized
FARGO â BurlingtonâNorthern Santa Fe Railway is reporting some improvement on delays in agricultural shipments on unit trains and mixed results on single cars.
âAg traffic for the last five weeks is the highest weâve seen since November 20…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
April 15, 2014 in Uncategorized
A federal regulatory agency on Tuesday ordered two major railroads to report their plans to ensure fertilizer shipments for spring planting.
The Surface Transportation Board is requiring BNSF Railway and Canadian Pacific Railway to present their pla…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
April 14, 2014 in Uncategorized
WASHINGTON â Increasing use of railroads to ship crude oil could disrupt fertilizer cargo this spring as Midwest farmers prepare for planting, U.S. agriculture leaders warn, even as one railroad said on Monday it will take steps to ensure timely de…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
May 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
GRAND FORKS – The selection of 320 acres northwest of town as the site of a proposed $1.5 billion fertilizer production plant came down to plentiful land and water, said developers, announcing the project Thursday. Continue Reading
May 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
GRAND FORKS North Dakota corn growers are planning a $1 billion nitrogen fertilizer manufacturing plant to be built near Grand Forks in rural Grand Forks County. Continue Reading
April 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
WEST, Texas Rescue workers searched the smoldering ruins of a fertilizer plant Thursday for survivors of a monstrous explosion that leveled homes and businesses in every direction across the Texas prairie. As many as 15 people were feared dead and more than 160 others injured.
February 20, 2013 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) Commissioners in Minnehaha County have approved a $10 million fertilizer and seed plant near Colton despite the concerns of some area residents about its safety.