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Keith Steinbeisser Memorial Livestock Team Winners

The Keith Steinbeisser Memorial Livestock Judging Competition was held at Dynneson Feedlot on Oct. 3. Sponsors for the event include Joe and Mariann Steinbeisser and Paramount....

 

Keith Steinbeisser Memorial Livestock Individual Winners

The Keith Steinbeisser Memorial Livestock Judging Competition was held at Dynneson Feedlot on Oct. 3. Sponsors for the event include Joe and Mariann Steinbeisser and Paramount....

 

McKenzie County Breaks Ground On Its New Ag Expo

On Wednesday, Sept. 29 McKenzie County community members gathered at the new fairgrounds construction site to celebrate the new Ag Expo.  The event featured remarks from building committee members...

 

Environmental Impact Statement Completed For Fort Peck Dam

Fort Peck, MT - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha District has publicly made available the final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for test releases from Fort Peck Dam, MT. The purpose of the EIS is to assess the capacity of test flows from...

 

Drought Hinders Harvest For Area Farmers

This year in McKenzie County harvest was “a little tough” for producers. One of the driest years to date in 127 years with soil moisture low and poor crop conditions.  “Several crops were turned into forage for livestock because there was not...

 

Harvest Rainbow

A rainbow over the entire Sidney Sugar's factory on the 1st day of pre-harvest, Monday, Sept. 20. (Photo by Brian Harper, Foreman at Sidney crystal sugar's yard.) Sidney Sugars Inc. reported a fire...

 

MSU To Offer Pest Management Tour Across Eastern Montana In October

Bozeman —The Montana State University Pesticide Education Program, with assistance from the Montana Department of Agriculture, is offering a pest management tour for pesticide applicators at 10 locations across eastern Montana from Oct. 4-8....

 

Crop Insurance Deadline Nears In MT, ND, SD & WY

Billings - USDA’s Risk Management Agency (RMA) reminds producers of fall-planted crops in Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wyoming to apply for crop insurance coverage for the 2022 crop year before the Sept. 30 sales closing date. Current...

 

MSU To Offer Pest Management Tour Across Eastern Montana In October

Bozeman —The Montana State University Pesticide Education Program, with assistance from the Montana Department of Agriculture, is offering a pest management tour for pesticide applicators at 10 locations across eastern Montana from Oct. 4-8....

 

Denowh & Vitt Elected As Delegates For American Angus Convention

Two area ranchers and American Angus Association members, Chad Denowh and Dale Vitt have been selected as delegates for the 138th American Angus Association Convention of Delegates, Nov. 8 at Fort Worth Convention Center, Fort Worth, TX. Denowh,...

 

NDSU Agricultural Affairs Seeks Strategic Input

North Dakota State University (NDSU) Agricultural Affairs is seeking the public's input on a new strategic plan. The plan will provide vision and direction for the NDSU College of Agriculture, Food Sy...

 

USDA Expands Assistance To Cover Feed Transportation Costs For Drought-Impacted Ranchers

Washington - In response to the severe drought conditions in the West and Great Plains, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced its plans to help cover the cost of transporting feed for livestock that rely on grazing. USDA is updating the...

 

Scientists Evaluate & Refine Simple Economic Method To Measure Soil Health In Dryland Farming

Sidney - USDA, Agricultural Research Service’s (ARS) Northern Plains Agricultural Research Laboratory, in collaboration with the Soil Health Institute in NC, evaluated the measurement of carbon dioxide flush—a rapid, reliable, and inexpensive...

 

Reinke Recognizes Mon-Kota, Inc. Technician With PLUS Program Longevity Award

Deshler, NE - Reinke Manufacturing, a global leader in irrigation systems and technology, has recognized Mon-Kota, Inc.'s Lyle Roberts, Fairview, with a 15-year PLUS Program Longevity Award. Roberts...

 

Additional Materials To Be Certified As Weed Free By MT Dept. Of Agriculture

Helena, MT - As established in House Bill 93 signed during the 2021 legislative session, the Montana Department of Agriculture (MDA) can now certify additional materials, such as gravel, as being free of noxious weeds.  Administrative rules for Noxi...

 

Grasshoppers Wreaking Havoc On Crops & Pastures

Farmers across the area have taken a blow this year; a combination of the devastating drought and a sky-rocketing population of grasshoppers has caused significant losses for producers.  "I believe t...

 

Coffee With Agriculture

It is that time of year again! Last year in September, we held a fall weed forum incorporating specialists from NDSU Extension along with a local chemical rep. 2021 presented us with so much uncertainty that folks just don’t know what to do or expe...

 

Registration Deadline for the 2021 Soil Health Bus Tour Extended

BOZEMAN, Mont., September 2, 2021 – Register for the 2021 Soil Health Bus Tour by Sept. 10, 2021. Hosted by the Montana Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society, the tour will showcase farms and ranches in the Dakotas that have moved to...

 

Consider Alternatives For Harvesting Drought-Stressed Corn As Forage

Drought conditions across North Dakota have created major issues for livestock and crop producers. Many are facing poor grazing conditions, reduced hay production, limited stored forages and...

 

Availability Of Low-Interest Physical Loss Loans For Producers Affected By Natural Disasters

Physical loss loans can help producers repair or replace damaged or destroyed physical property essential to the success of the agricultural operation, including livestock losses. Examples of property commonly affected include essential farm...

 

USDA Offers Disaster Assistance To Montana Farmers & Livestock Producers Impacted By Wildfires & Drought

Bozeman - Montana agricultural operations have been significantly impacted by the wildfires and ongoing, severe drought. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has technical and financial assistance available to help farmers and livestock...

 

SBARE Seeks Input

The North Dakota State Board of Agricultural Research and Education (SBARE) is seeking public input on needs in the state. SBARE provides the state Legislature and governor with recommendations on how...

 

McKenzie County 4-H Youth Win Awards In Communication Arts At ND State Fair

4-H youth competed in junior or senior individual or team presentations in the 2021 4-H Communication Arts Contest at the North Dakota State Fair, Minot, Sunday, July 25. 4-H'ers competed on a county...

 

MT Dept. Of Agriculture Shares Best Practices For Hay Shipments To Prevent Noxious Weeds & Pests

Helena - As Montana agricultural producers strive to find adequate feed for livestock during severe drought conditions and a damaging wildfire season, the Montana Department of Agriculture (MDA) is issuing guidance for out-of-county or state...

 

Butler Ag Equipment To Move To B&B Rentals Building

A brand-new facility and the purchase of two others brings Butler to 20 locations, across four states, with desire to grow 841-member team. Fargo, ND - Aug. 2021 - Butler Machinery Company president...

 

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