USDA Announces New Yield Data For Safety Net Calculations

WASHINGTON, D.C. ( U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency Administrator Val Dolcini offered farmers new information to update program payment yields that will help them better select protections offered by the Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) programs.  The new programs, established by the 2014 Farm Bill, are cornerstones of...
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State Representative Dwight Keifert Supports Getting a Detox Center

VALLEY CITY, N.D. (  District 24 state legislator Dwight Keifert says one of his priorities in the upcoming legislative session will be to help find an addiction counselor and to work on getting a detox center in Valley City. The Valley City Representative serves on the Human Services committee. The 2015 legislative session starts...
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Getting It Right Soybean Production Meetings Jan. 13-15

FARGO, N.D. ( Soybean producers interested in intensive soybean management should plan to attend one of four Getting it Right in Soybean Production meetings scheduled for Streeter, Underwood, Minot and Newburg. North Dakota State University Extension Service faculty and staff will discuss past soybean research conducted in North Dakota and the outlook and production...
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Heritage Center Visitation Sets Record

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – North Dakota’s Heritage Center has seen a record number of visitors this year thanks to a $52 million upgrade of the facility on the state Capitol grounds in Bismarck. State Historical Society Director Claudia Berg says about 150,000 people have toured the museum since the end of April, when the...
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