July 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
What could be a better place to learn about crop production than on the small-grain tour at the North Dakota State University Research Extension Center in Hettinger?
After loading up on a trailer, dozens of participants headed out to the plot area Tuesday to take in the presentations on small grains and pea varieties offered by NDSU breeders. There were also presentations on weed control and manure management.
“This will allow producers to learn about new varieties and how they perform in southwest North Dakota,” said John Rickertsen, research agronomist with the NDSU Research Extension Center in Hettinger. “They also will have the opportunity to interact with NDSU Extension specialists, scientists and plant breeders to answer any crop production questions they may have.” Continue Reading
October 24, 2012 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE First Lady Linda Daugaard announced today that public tours to view Christmas finery at the Governor’s Mansion will be offered on two Mondays in December.
July 28, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
WILLISTON Sylvan Prothero built a vacation around touring North Dakota’s oil fields. Continue Reading
July 11, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
LUVERNE Thursday Nights at the Hinkly House will debut this week with a performance by the Great Plains String Quartet, reception and tours from 6 to 8 p.m. tonight. The event is free and open to the public. Continue Reading
May 24, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
Revolving loan program highlighted in visit
WORTHINGTON John Padalino, acting administrator of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development program, was in Worthington earlier this week to tour three businesses that have utilized the USDA-RD’s revolving loan program to complete expansions. Continue Reading
March 13, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
HILLS Rural Hills farmer Ian Sandager has seen quite a bit of the world during his four years in the U.S. Marines and a semester studying abroad in college, but Morocco was “never on his radar” as a place to visit. Continue Reading
February 20, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
GF Young Professionals program offers guided tours, glimpse into city’s attractionsA new program that will be launched by the group next month could help newcomers and prospective new employees get to know the local attractions before they accept a job and relocate to the city. Continue Reading
November 12, 2011 in The Daily Republic
JEWEL CAVE NATIONAL MONUMENT (AP) Jewel Cave National Monument and Wind Cave National Park are offering free tours throughout the weekend in honor of Veterans Day.
August 26, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Co-sponsored by the Devils Lake Basin Joint Water Resource Board and the North Dakota Water Education Foundation, this will be the first fall tour through the basin, which has been experiencing an 18-year-long flood. Continue Reading