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$55 million coming for expansion of Theodore Roosevelt Expressway
The funding will be used to widen more than 13 miles of the roadway in McKenzie County from two lanes to four lanes,
Applications available for specialty crop grants
ND Department of Water Resources announces educational aquifer campaign
‘The Framing Farmer’ keeps brother’s legacy growing
Agriculture officials confirm 25th case of cattle anthrax in North Dakota this year
Woman leaves her white-collar job to become first-generation farmer
Updated: Nov. 22, 2023 at 3:34 PM CST
WUSA via CNN Newsource
Gale Livingstone is turning a new leaf after leaving her job as a government contractor.
Minnesota turkey industry has big economic impact
Updated: Nov. 22, 2023 at 6:21 PM CST
More than 18 percent of all the nation’s turkeys come from the North Star State, a staggering number that’s led to national recognition on more than one occasion.
Warm fall weather helps out North Dakota ranchers
Updated: Nov. 22, 2023 at 8:04 AM CST
The lack of snow in the pasture allows ranchers to let their cows graze on crop residue from their harvest.
Farm to School meetings to bring local food to youth across ND
Updated: Nov. 20, 2023 at 5:19 PM CST
At the meetings, farmers collaborate with teachers, daycare providers and others interested in child nutrition.
ND Farmer’s Union issues statement on Farm Bill extension
Updated: Nov. 20, 2023 at 4:48 PM CST
“NDFU appreciates Congress’ work to pass an extension of the current farm bill. But our elected leaders need to get serious about the work of governing and draft the next farm bill."
Funeral arrangements planned for fallen Mercer County deputy
Minnesota lawmakers host task force to tackle rural EMS challenges
Highway Patrol urges caution for drivers in high-profile vehicles
Google teaches Casselton students how to be safe online
Bond set for Ian Cramer in death of Mercer County Deputy
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A Montana farmer with a flattop and ample lobbyist cash stands between the GOP and Senate control
Updated: Nov. 20, 2023 at 4:03 PM CST
The Associated Press
Ousting Tester also would cement a Republican lock on a state that voted overwhelmingly for Republican Donald Trump in the 2020 presidential election.
USDA and Small Business Administration strengthen partnership to create jobs in rural America
Updated: Nov. 20, 2023 at 3:38 PM CST
“Rural small businesses strengthen local economies - creating jobs and serving communities,” SBA Administrator Isabel Casillas Guzman said.
Legislation introduced to address ag research needs
Updated: Nov. 14, 2023 at 5:36 PM CST
The bipartisan legislation leverages the DOE National Lab system to help USDA meet the wide-ranging challenges facing the agricultural sector.
Common violations and enforcement for North Dakota’s deer gun hunting season
Updated: Nov. 9, 2023 at 6:34 PM CST
The deer gun season in North Dakota opens at noon on Friday, November 10.
One million acres enrolled in Minnesota’s voluntary agricultural water quality program
Updated: Nov. 7, 2023 at 9:52 AM CST
The Minnesota Agricultural Water Quality Certification Program is a voluntary program for farmers and landowners that protects the state’s water resources.
Statewide agricultural survey to raise awareness of producer needs
Updated: Nov. 7, 2023 at 9:25 AM CST
Farmers and food business owners are encouraged to complete the survey, which is available November 13 through December 11.
Farm succession planning workshop set for December 14
Updated: Nov. 3, 2023 at 11:25 AM CDT
“Design Your Succession Plan” participants will learn how to start and sustain discussions with family members about future ownership and will begin to develop a succession plan.
Registration open for USDA’s 100th Agricultural Outlook Forum
Updated: Nov. 3, 2023 at 11:21 AM CDT
All Forum sessions will also be livestreamed on a virtual platform.
President Biden announces over $5 billion to support rural communities during stop in Minnesota
Updated: Nov. 1, 2023 at 6:31 PM CDT
The two-week tour is meant to highlight $5 billion in investments, according to the Biden Administration.
President Biden to visit MN farm to share plan for investing in rural America
Updated: Nov. 1, 2023 at 12:12 PM CDT
President Biden is traveling to Minnesota Wednesday to share details of his administration’s “Investing in Rural America” agenda.