November 1, 2014

Top Stories


National FFA Convention Underway

The top National Chapter Award winners were named at the 87th National FFA Convention & Expo in Louisville, Ky., on Thursday. The top winners are selected in the following categories: Student, chapter, community and outstanding middle school. The nation’s top ten three-star chapters compete for the award in each category. All chapters that receive national […]

MN Corn july 2012

ACRE Payments on Corn

Farm Service Agency State Executive Director Aaron Krauter announced today that FSA has begun distributing Average Crop Revenue Election (ACRE) payments for revenue losses associated with corn grown in North Dakota. Discontinued by the 2014 Farm Bill, the ACRE program provided producers with protection from revenue losses for crops grown in 2009-2013. Corn was the […]


Rails Bracing for Winter

BNSF is telling its customers that it will go into the 2014-2015 winter season better prepared than ever before, especially if the United States experiences a return of the polar vortex. The 2013-2014 winter was one of the most severe winters the United States has experienced in decades with extreme temperatures that persisted for long periods and […]


The Gift of Beef – Feeding a Family

In America, one in eight people goes to bed hungry at night. To fight hunger, the South Dakota Cattlemen’s Auxiliary (SDCA), in partnership with the Beef Checkoff Program and the South Dakota Beef Industry Council (SDBIC), recently completed the “Feed A Family” project, where they donated beef to local food pantries and daycares. In addition […]


More Ag News

More Posts from this Category