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Sunflower progress behind average

August 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Sunflowers were coming into full bloom last week, and it’s about time. Continue Reading

Seeds of success; Growers: Sunflower harvest ending early

October 10, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

With the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s first report on this year’s sunflower crop due today, all signs are pointing toward a successful harvest in North Dakota. Continue Reading

A bright sight amid drought-stricken land

August 23, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

These sunflowers growing in a field 15 miles south of Hebron ripen in the sun Wednesday afternoon. Continue Reading

Panel ends bid to seek assets of seed co.

March 28, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) A South Dakota regulatory commission has abandoned its attempt to seek the assets of a sunflower seed company that owes farmers in South Dakota and North Dakota an estimated $4 million. Continue Reading

National Sunflower Association has new leader

January 11, 2012 in The Daily Republic

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) The National Sunflower Association is starting the new year with a new leader. Continue Reading

Hebron sunflower grower tackles combine fires

October 4, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

HEBRON Chester Schantz was so exasperated with combine fires during sunflower harvest that he considered getting out of the crop a big step for a farmer who grows only sunflowers and wheat. Continue Reading