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Scholarship apps accepted: Grassfed Exchange Conference

January 24, 2020

On behalf of the Grassfed Exchange 2020 planning committee, happy new year! We are excited to invite you to encourage young farmers in your network to apply for The Herd Fellows Scholarship by March 1st....


Scholarship apps accepted: Grassfed Exchange Conference

January 24, 2020

On behalf of the Grassfed Exchange 2020 planning committee, happy new year! We are excited to invite you to encourage young farmers in your network to apply for The Herd Fellows Scholarship by March 1st....



Heavy carcasses weigh down market

January 24, 2020

Live cattle futures broke through the bottom side of a range last week showing the largest two-day correction since the rally started in September of 2019. The funds have continued to hold a long position...



NCTA grad plants seeds to success

January 24, 2020

CURTIS, Neb. – Ross Steward is applying complementary college degrees in agronomy to on-farm research on irrigated agriculture. Since graduating in 2016 from the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in Curtis and three years later...


16th annual local foods conference slated

January 24, 2020

BISMARCK – “Cultivate” is the theme of the 16th annual North Dakota Farmers Market & Growers Association (NDFMGA) & Local Foods Conference, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 28 and 29, at the Baymont Inn, 2611 Old...



First Dakota to host CattleFax speaker

January 24, 2020

Yankton, SD – January 24, 2020 – First Dakota National Bank will host AgriVisions 2020 featuring Randy Blach, CEO of CattleFax, on February 12 in Yankton and February 13 in Fort Pierre and Mitchell. Farmers,...


US corn production could hit record levels in 2020

January 24, 2020

With a whirlwind of trade activity as a backdrop, commodity market gyrations have made unsettling times for grain producers in Texas and across the nation, but there’s hope those are leveling, according to a Texas...



Everything You Need to Know about the 2020 MATE

January 24, 2020

Billings, Mont.–The MATE Show, February 20-22, highlights agriculture products and services just in time for the upcoming spring season. Drawing visitors from a 500 miles radius the MATE is the largest agriculture trade show in...



2020 South Dakota Pest Management Guides Released

January 24, 2020

BROOKINGS, S.D. – The 2020 South Dakota Pest Management Guides are now available for free on the SDSU Extension website. The guides provide recommendations for controlling weeds, insects and diseases. Pest Management Guides Include: Alfalfa...




Unit Cost of Production workshop

January 24, 2020

A two-day workshop this February will provide a hands-on learning experience for producers to learn how to calculate unit cost of production for a cow-calf operation. Having information to make effective business decisions is important...


CME suggests increase in futures limits contracts

January 24, 2020

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange recently proposed an increase to the number of contracts that an entity can legally hold. In layman’s terms, this means that the speculators who buy futures contracts, can buy more of...