BISMARCK – The North Dakota Department of Agriculture (NDDA) and the North Dakota Agriculture in the Classroom Council are seeking proposals for developing and conducting educational programs and materials to help young people understand the importance of agriculture in North Dakota and in their own lives.
BISMARCK, N.D. – This summer North Dakota has seen an increase in reported cases of tularemia, an uncommon disease that humans can catch from animals and insects. The North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) and the North Dakota Department of Agriculture (NDDA), Animal Health Division, have received reports of two confirmed human cases of tularemia in LaMoure and Burleigh County; one unconfirmed but likely positive human case in Stark County; a case in a squirrel from the Roosevelt Zoo in Minot; and cases in two primates from the Dakota Zoo in Bismarck.
BISMARCK, N.D. – Fairgoers chose their favorite snack sticks and treats made with North Dakota honey in taste-test contests at the 27th annual Pride of Dakota-KMOT Day at the 2015 North Dakota State Fair in Minot.
BISMARCK, N.D. – The North Dakota Department of Health, in conjunction with the Department of Agriculture, Animal Health Division, are advising the public to avoid contact with or swallowing blue-green algae, also known as cyanobacteria, and to protect their pets and livestock.
The North Dakota Department of Agriculture will hold a Federal Environmental Law Impact Review Committee meeting at noon, Wednesday, July 22, on the sixth floor of the State Capitol Building in Bismarck.
The North Dakota Department of Agriculture will hold a North Dakota Pollinator Summit on Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at the Quality Inn, 507 25th St. SW, Jamestown, ND.
The agenda will include discussion on the original North Dakota Pollinator Plan developed in 2013; changes being considered in the plan; and input from stakeholders on suggested changes and improvements to the plan.
BISMARCK – North Dakota companies from around the state will be displaying, sampling and selling their products at the 27th annual Pride of Dakota Day, Monday, July 20, at the North Dakota State Fair in Minot.
MADISON, WI – Midwest state agriculture officials recently gathered at the Midwest Association of State Departments of Agriculture (MASDA) annual meeting in Madison, Wisconsin to discuss agriculture issues including endangered species, grain inspection, and antimicrobial resistance and research.
BISMARCK – At a sweet corn plot that will be harvested and donated to feed the hungry, Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring asked gardeners across the state to donate extra fruits and vegetables this year to help meet the needs of hungry North Dakotans.