BISMARCK, N.D. – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has issued a Special Local Needs (SLN) registration to FMC Corporation enabling North Dakota dry bean producers to manage kochia and ALS-resistant kochia with Spartan® Elite herbicide.
BISMARCK – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring says North Dakota’s share of specialty crop development funds should encourage more farmers, ranchers, food companies, researchers and others to get involved in specialty crop production and processing.
BISMARCK, N.D. – As the spring season approaches, Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring is reminding anhydrous ammonia users to file the proper documentation before transferring the fertilizer from a tanker to a nurse tank in the field.
Bismarck, N.D. – The North Dakota Department of Agriculture (NDDA) will be hosting a public hearing to review the state noxious weeds list on Thursday, March 19 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in their 6th floor conference room at the State Capitol.
BISMARCK - The confirmation of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H5 in a commercial turkey flock in Minnesota yesterday is the first finding in the Mississippi flyway. It is the same strain of avian influenza that has been confirmed in backyard and wild birds in Washington, Oregon and Idaho.
BISMARCK – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring says a report issued by the U.S. Office of Inspector General (OIG) implicating North Dakota in U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 8’s failure to ensure that Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act inspections are fully implemented in the state is misleading and disappointing.
Bismarck, N.D. – Grape growers and winemakers from the region gathered in Bismarck in early February to discuss current topics and issues affecting the grape and wine industry. They welcomed speakers from all over the region who addressed the group on topics ranging from herbicide drift to North Dakota food and wine pairings.