FARGO, ND – The state of North Dakota and one of the nation’s leading ports are teaming up to increase the shipment of North Dakota agricultural commodities to the West Coast, while bringing more supplies and industrial products into the state.
BISMARCK – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring is urging farmers and ranchers in western and central North Dakota to take action to protect their livestock and other property from possible flooding.
BISMARCK – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring is inviting north central North Dakota farmers, ranchers and landowners to a town hall meeting Wednesday, Aug. 13, to discuss regulation, remediation and mediation in the oil field.
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Department of Agriculture (NDDA) and North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) received results from the National Veterinary Services Laboratory confirming that three pigs exhibited at the state fair in Minot have tested positive for an influenza A H3N2 virus strain. Although influenza can be passed from swine to people, there is no evidence at this time that any people have become ill as a result of exposure to these pigs.
BISMARCK – Melons, cucumbers, beef, garlic, honey, tomatoes, pork, sweet corn, lettuce, jams, jellies, baked goods, dairy products and more will be on sale Wednesday, Aug. 6, at the 10th annual North Dakota Farmers Market Day at the Capitol.
BISMARCK – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has announced a third round of grants to help landowners enhance their property and restore habitat damaged by overland flooding, erosion, and infestation by noxious and invasive species.
BISMARCK – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring said that applications are now being accepted for reimbursement of organic certification costs through the National Organic Cost Share Program for fiscal year 2014.