Regional News

Urlacher Re-Elected Grain Dealers President

At its recent 106th annual convention, Gary Urlacher, Grain Division Manager at United Quality Cooperative in Parshall was re-elected President of the North Dakota Grain Dealers Association.  Jeff Kittell, Grain Merchandiser at Border Ag...

Mandatory Dicamba Training with Monsanto

Farmers who plan on using dicamba herbicide now must meet mandatory training requirements, as per the Environmental Protection Agency. Among its uses, dicamba controls annual and perennial broadleaf weeds in grain crops. Makers of...

South Dakota Farm Bureau Scholarship Applications

Applications are now being accepted for South Dakota Farm Bureau (SDFB) scholarships for college-bound high school as well as current college and continuing students. Scholarships will be awarded to students whose parents or guardians are...

USDA Helped Improve Essential Services for ND Rural Residents

Clare Carlson, USDA Rural Development state director, recently announced that USDA invested in four projects to provide essential services for rural residents across North Dakota in Fiscal Year 2017. “By partnering with our small towns...

SD Department of Agriculture Says 2018 Wildland Fire Academy Registration Open

Registration is now open for the 2018 Wildland Fire Academy which will be held in Ft. Pierre, SD on March 22-25. The academy is put on by the South Dakota Department of Agriculture’s Wildland...

North Dakota Grain Dealers Association Re-Elects Urlacher as President

At its recent 106th annual convention, Gary Urlacher, Grain Division Manager at United Quality Cooperative in Parshall was re-elected President of the North Dakota Grain Dealers Association.  Jeff Kittell, Grain Merchandiser at Border Ag...

MN Ag Expo set for Jan. 24-25 in Mankato

Each year, MN Ag Expo is filled to the brim with topical panels and speakers that delve into every aspect of agriculture. 2018 is no different. Only this year, it’s bigger and better. MN Ag Expo,...

North Dakota Dairy Convention: "Building our Future Together"

The Milk Producers Association of North Dakota is celebrating its 51st Annual Dairy Convention on January 24th at the Ramada Bismarck. The doors will open at 8:30 a.m. with a continental breakfast and the...

USDA Implements Agriculture Risk Coverage Pilot Option in Hand/Hyde Counties

USDA Farm Service Agency State Executive Director Paul Shubeck announced today that Hand/Hyde Counties have been selected to participate in a special Agriculture Risk Coverage-County (ARC-CO) pilot program. The program will issue payments to...

Perdue Names Appointees to South Dakota USDA FSA State Committee

Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue recently announced the individuals who will serve on the South Dakota USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) state committee. The state committee is responsible for the oversight of farm programs...

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