BISMARCK – International trade, rail shipping delays and livestock development will be among the topics under discussion when North Dakota’s commodity councils and agriculture associations, hold their annual joint meeting, Wednesday, Nov. 19, at the Ramada Inn, 1400 E. Interchange Ave., in Bismarck.
BISMARCK – More than 150 booths filled with Pride of Dakota merchandise will take up all available space at the Fargo Civic Auditorium during Pride of Dakota Holiday Showcase, Friday through Sunday, Nov. 21-23.
The North Dakota Turkey Federation (NDTF) will present Thanksgiving turkeys to Gov. Jack Dalrymple and Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring at 2:30 p.m., Monday, Nov. 17, in the governor’s conference room on the ground floor of the State Capitol.
BISMARCK – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring says the first railcars filled with North Dakota commodities have been transported to the West Coast under a new agreement between North Dakota and the Port of Vancouver USA. The shipment arrived in the Washington state port on Nov. 3.
BISMARCK – In joint comments to be filed with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, leading North Dakota officials are urging the agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to withdraw a controversial, proposed rule governing U.S. surface and sub-surface groundwater.
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.
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.