STAFF BLOG OIL PATCH DISPATCH Farmers say land protections ‘failing miserably’
MINOT, N.D. Darwin Peterson is the third member of what he hopes is a fifth-generation farm.
But the Bottineau County man worries about the quality of land hell be able to pass on to his grandson af... Posted on 4/8/14 at 9:40 PM
FARGO, N.D. -- Eric Olson wants North Dakotans to vote on legalizing pot.
"There's not really any justification for banning marijuana in the first place, and I think the majority of the population realizes that at this point," the 32-year-old from Fargo said. "But our legislators are very slow to do anything about it."
WASHINGTON - Monsanto will pay $80 million to settle civil accounting violations after it allegedly misstated its earnings in connection with its top-selling Roundup product, securities regulators said on Tuesday.
BISMARCK, N.D. – North Dakota Secretary of State Al Jaeger has approved the ballot language for a June 14 referendum on a law that would allow non-family corporations to own dairy and swine operations in the state.
FARGO, N.D. -- China is a fast-growing, major market for Upper Midwest soybeans, but the world environment of cheap oil is "flipping around world logistics" and taking away the region's advantage of shipping soybeans through the Pacific Northwest.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Two men with strong connections to the Red River Valley, who headed companies seeking biofuels investors and sold tax credits in North Dakota, have been indicted for federal tax violations in Iowa.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. – The 2015 growing season cooperated with Upper Midwest farmers, allowing them to enjoy strong yields overall. Daryl Ritchison is optimistic the 2016 growing season will be a good one, too.
ST. PAUL -- A local-food revolution is happening on your dinner plate.
“Demand for local food is going off the charts,” said Steve Shrump, master grower at J&J Distributing of St. Paul, a leader in the new local-food movement.
KILLDEER, N.D. -- A newly married couple in Killdeer bought a piece of land in 1950. They had a family and built a life together. And it was all centered around one thing: a rust-colored breed of cow with a white face.
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