Tag: drought

North Dakota Leaders Highlight Dry Conditions to Perdue as Agencies Prepare...

Gov. Doug Burgum and Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring Friday thanked U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue for his help during last year’s drought and...

Southern Plains Drought Becoming “Rapidly Dire”

The latest Drought Monitor released Thursday suggests the situation in the Southern Plains is becoming "rapidly dire." February 14th marked the 124th consecutive day...

Hoeven Secures Agricultural Provisions in Supplemental Package for FY 2018

Senator John Hoeven, chairman of the Senate Agriculture Appropriations Committee, secured additional assistance for producers impacted by severe drought as part of the Senate’s...

2018 Drought Concerns Shifting South

Last year, drought worries centered around the northern Plains and grazing conditions in the Dakotas and across Montana. Those areas remain dry, but the...

NAFB Trade Talk 2012: Control your irrigation away from field with...

Valley Irrigation has some exciting technologies for farmers to use in conjunction with their irrigation equipment. Wade Sikkink, Valley Irrigation Product Manager, says his...

NAFB Trade Talk 2012: Merck’s Newcomb talks cattle health in drought...

The drought continues to weight heavily on the minds of farmers and ranchers in the Midwest. And for those with cattle, animal health is...

U.S. Drought Monitor reports abnormally dry to severe drought across South...

An abnormally dry to severe drought spanning across South Dakota was indicated from yesterday's U.S. Drought Monitor report. The entire state is depicted this week...

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