BISMARCK – Pesticide applicators can now use Global Information System (GIS) maps from North Dakota Department of Agriculture (NDDA) to locate sensitive application areas, such as certified organic acreage, beeyards and vineyards.
BISMARCK – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has implemented the new North Dakota Pollinator Plan to better protect honeybees while enabling cultivation practices necessary for modern agriculture.
BISMARCK – Products and services from more than 500 North Dakota companies can be found in the new 2014 Pride of Dakota Member Directory, published by the North Dakota Department of Agriculture (NDDA).
BISMARCK – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has announced that a new edition of “A Guide to North Dakota Noxious and Troublesome Weeds” is now available from the North Dakota Department of Agriculture (NDDA) and the North Dakota State University Extension Service.
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s state veterinarian has ordered that all swine coming into North Dakota be accompanied by a health certificate declaring that they have not been exposed to porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDv).
WASHINGTON, DC – The leading state agriculture officials from across the nation have unanimously called for continued development of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) technology for use in agricultural production.
BISMARCK – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring announced (day), that the volunteers in the Hunger Free ND Garden Project donated more than 181,000 pounds of fresh produce to food pantries, soup kitchens, and other charitable community programs in 2013.
BISMARCK – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring said Tuesday, that the newly passed 2014 Farm Bill is long overdue, but contains major provisions to protect farmers and keep agriculture in the forefront of America’s trade picture.