PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission voted 2-1 Monday to approve the Dakota Access Pipeline, but added several conditions to protect landowners along the Bakken pipeline route.
WEST FARGO -- Gerald Smith is a longtime crop consultant who has developed a unique niche for himself.RELATED CONTENT
BISMARCK -- Farmers and ranchers are again fighting for tax code changes.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota turkey growers are back in time for Thanksgiving.RELATED CONTENT
ROTHSAY, Minn. -- Max Velo's turkey farms didn't take a direct hit from the bird flu epidemic of 2015, but he's quick to say "100 percent of the industry was affected," emotionally and operationally.RELATED CONTENT
CHICAGO, Ill. — American Crystal Sugar Co. is building a $40 million dome sugar warehouse in the Chicago area, to take advantage of transportation efficiencies.
Beginning Dec. 1, for the first time since 2013, owners of farmland have a crack at enrolling it in the Conservation Reserve Program through a general sign-up. But while the sign-up is expected to draw some interest because of poor crop prices, farmers and others don't expect a huge response.
FARGO, N.D. -- The 45th Northern Ag Expo, Dec. 1 and 2 at the Fargodome in Fargo, N.D., will be a showcase for precision agriculture education and marketing help for farmers navigating a period of difficult commodity pricing.RELATED CONTENT
GALCHUTT, N.D. -- When Dirk and Jessie Monson moved to a 5-acre farm here, about 30 minutes south of the conveniences of Fargo, their friends joked, "You should get an alpaca!"RELATED CONTENT
HURON, S.D. -- The Farm Bill payments are in for South Dakota producers, and some aren't happy with the returns.RELATED CONTENT
About 92,000 Minnesota farms that enrolled in new safety-net programs established by the 2014 Farm Bill will soon begin receiving financial assistance for the 2014 crop year.
WINDOM — With PM Beef in Windom (PM Windom) slated to shutter its doors three weeks from today, Windom Economic Development Authority Executive Director Aaron Backman has been fielding calls from prospects interested in potentially buying the cattle processing facility.RELATED CONTENT
CALLAWAY, Minn. -- Callaway, Minn.-based Toxic Taters Thursday filed a petition with the state to conduct an environmental study on potato grower R.D. Offutt's expansion of cropland in north-central Minnesota.
PROSPER, N.D. -- Prompted by rapid growth over the last decade, Peterson Farms Seed has built a new, high-tech soybean processing plant at its headquarters in Prosper.RELATED CONTENT
LONDON -- Contradictory advice from two European-based agencies about the cancer risk posed by the weed-killer glyphosate offers clarity on only one message: that uncertainty is inherent in the scientific process.RELATED CONTENT