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CHS commits to build $3 billion fertilizer plant

September 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

JAMESTOWN — CHS announced Friday it is proceeding with the construction of a $3 billion plant that will turn natural gas from the North Dakota’s oilfields into nitrogen fertilizer for the region’s farmers.
The CHS Board of Directors’ approva…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

BNSF unit trains up: Single cars still slow

May 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway is reporting some improvement on delays in agricultural shipments on unit trains and mixed results on single cars.

“Ag traffic for the last five weeks is the highest we’ve seen since November 20…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Spring fever: How to fix eight common lawn problems

May 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

This weekend, residents throughout the region will head out to their lawns, fields and gardens for much-needed spring mowing, seeding and fertilizing. They will join Americans across the country, who spend about $40 billion on lawn care each year.

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Spring fever: How to fix eight common lawn problems

May 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

This weekend, residents throughout the region will head out to their lawns, fields and gardens for much-needed spring mowing, seeding and fertilizing. They will join Americans across the country, who spend about $40 billion on lawn care each year.

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Federal board orders fertilizer delivery plans

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

Oil traffic may delay US fertilizer shipments, farmers warn

April 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — 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

Access to water, gas, transportation key in Grand Forks’ selection for fertilizer plant

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

Growers plan $1B project: Fertilizer plant to be built near Grand Forks using ND natural gas

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

Frantic search ongoing after deadly Texas blast

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.
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Minnehaha commissioners approve plant near Colton

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.
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