Upcoming Ag Events
October 28, 2014 - 10:00am - 2:00pm
November 8, 2014 - 9:00am - November 9, 2014 - 4:00pm
November 15, 2014 - 9:00am - November 16, 2014 - 4:00pm
November 21, 2014 - 4:00pm - November 23, 2014 - 4:00pm
December 5, 2014 - 4:00pm - December 7, 2014 - 4:00pm
Agriculture Commissioner Doug Gorehring (left) announces a proposed new Pipeline Reclamation Inspection Program to ensure long-term productivity of land crossed by water, oil and gas pipelines. At right are N.D. Senators. Kelly Armstrong, Dickinson, and Jessica Unruh, Beulah, who support the proposal.
Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring (front left) and Todd Coleman, CEO, Port of Vancouver USA, signed a memorandum of agreement on August 27 uniting the state and the port in a collaborative rail service program that supports both the agricultural and energy industries. Also pictured (from back left): Tom Lilja, ND Corn Growers Association and ND Corn Utilization Council Executive Director; Diana Beitelspacher, ND Soybean Council CEO; Andy Peterson, Greater ND Chamber President and CEO; and Dean Gorder, ND Trade Office Executive Director. Read more...
Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has activated the North Dakota Harvest Hotline. “If you need someone to combine your fields or if you are a harvester looking for a job, call us at (701) 328-2391,” Goehring said. “We will put your name in the Harvest Hotline database and match you up with other callers.”
Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring (right) provides details about the 2014 North Dakota Hunger Free Garden Project during a news conference in Fargo. Also participating were Esther McGinnis, North Dakota State University extension horticulture professor and director the Master Gardener Program, and Steve Sellent, program director of the Great Plains Food Bank.
North Dakota Agriculture in the News
BISMARCK – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has proposed a Pipeline Reclamation Inspection Program. With increasing energy production, this program will ensure that the long-term productivity of the land is being considered and addressed.
Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has scheduled a news conference for 10 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 16, in the Red River Room of the State Capitol in Bismarck.
BISMARCK – The Pride of Dakota Harvest Showcase returns to the Raymond Family Community Center in Williston, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 18-19.
BISMARCK – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has scheduled a meeting of the North Dakota Department of Agriculture (NDDA) Regulatory Review Committee for 10 a.m., Monday, Oct. 13, in the basement conference room of Farm Credit Services, 1600 Old Red Trail, Mandan.