You are browsing the archive for Upper Midwest.

Prairie Grains set for Grand Forks: Agriculture conference caters to many interests

December 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — The Upper Midwest harvest is wrapping up, a sure sign that the Prairie Grains conference is nearing.
The annual conference, considered by some to kick off the area’s winter agricultural meeting season, is set for Dec. 10 and 11 at …continue reading on

Focus on cover crops: Officials discuss options on fields in prevented-planting

July 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

Many farmers across the Upper Midwest are still weighing what to do with fields that were too wet to plant this spring. Every situation is different, and there’s no one-size-fits-all solution.
But experts said one thing is clear.
“You need to d…continue reading on

Eyes on expansion: Upper Midwest looks to increase beef cow numbers, but challenges remain

April 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

CLIFFORD — The delivery went smoothly, and both mother and newly born bull calf are doing well. The cow, maternal instincts on overdrive, licks the calf fervently. Her son, ungainly but determined, tries to struggle to his feet in the straw-covered…continue reading on

Unique problems arise for Upper Midwest farmers

May 25, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS (AP) The mild winter and early spring that gave Upper Midwest farmers a head start have also led to headaches in the form of unusual weeds and insects. Continue Reading

WEATHER: Freezing rain, snow cover much of Upper Midwest

January 22, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Freezing drizzle and rain is making roads slick across the Upper Midwest. The precipitation is expected to change over into snow that could continue today. Continue Reading

Forum Communications to start Upper Midwest news service

January 4, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Grand Forks Herald publisher will lead early efforts to build bureaus
FARGO, N.D. Forum Communications Co. is expanding its presence in the region with the launch of a multi-state news service, company President Lloyd Case announced today.
Continue Reading

Upper Midwest in deep freeze after storm cancels flights

December 13, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

A powerful storm that unleashed snow and strong winds across the upper Midwest left behind dangerously cold temperatures, promising a new set of challenges for people working to dig out.
Continue Reading

Economy survey: Midwest, Plains bankers perking up

November 19, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

A November survey of rural bankers in the Plains and Midwest suggests growing economic optimism, in part because of healthy farm income.
Continue Reading

Skip to toolbar