Upcoming Ag Events
July 23, 2014 - 9:00am - 3:00pm
July 24, 2014 - 9:00am - 3:00pm
July 25, 2014 - 9:00am - 3:00pm
September 11, 2014 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
September 20, 2014 - 10:00am - September 21, 2014 - 4:00pm
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.
Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring answers questions during a news conference in which he denounced federal overreach in implementing the Clean Water Act.
Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring gives national and regional EPA officials an overview of North Dakota agriculture during their recent tour sponsored by the North Dakota Grain Growers Association.
Project Safe Send is a safe, simple and non-regulatory program that helps people safely and legally get rid of unusable pesticides free of charge. Since 1992, thousands of people have brought in over 3 million pounds of pesticides to Project Safe Send.
To learn more about Project Safe Send go to www.nd.gov/ndda/program/project-safe-send.
North Dakota Agriculture in the News
BISMARCK – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has appointed John Dockter, Dawson, and Annie Carlson, Mercer, to two-year terms on the North Dakota Organic Advisory Board.
BISMARCK – North Dakota companies from around the state will be displaying, sampling and selling their products at the 26th annual Pride of Dakota Day, Monday, July 21, at the North Dakota State Fair in Minot.
FARGO – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring is asking gardeners across the state to plant an extra row of fruits and vegetables this year to help meet the needs of hungry North Dakotans.