$52,500 in funds are available to help plant community orchards. Deadline for applications is January 20, 2017. To learn more visit http://www.nd.gov/ndda/program-info/local-foods-initiative/community-orchard-project.
Beginning January 1, 2017, a Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) order must be presented to a feed distributor to purchase feeds containing medically important feed-grade antibiotics.
Contact your local NDSU Extension agent, veterinarian or the ND Department of Agriculture with questions.
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A new program to assist and support landowners and tenants on pipeline reclamation and restoration issues is now available. The program also provides educational outreach.
North Dakota Agriculture in the News
BISMARCK – Food safety, livestock production, business planning and tips to market specialty crops are among the topics to be covered at the 13th annual meeting of the North Dakota Farmers Market & Growers Association (NDFMGA) & Local Foods Conference, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 3-4, at the Baymont Inn & Suites, 2611 Old Red Trail NW, Mandan, ND.
BISMARCK – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has named Katie Clyde as the recipient of the 2017 Weed Control Partner Award.
BISMARCK – North Dakota weed control officials will meet for the Agriculture Commissioner’s Noxious Weed Forum at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 10, at the Ramada Hotel, 1400 E. Interstate Ave., Bismarck, ND.
BISMARCK – With cold temperatures and falling snow comes an increase in the use of firewood across the state of North Dakota. It is important for the public to understand the potential dangers of moving firewood into the Dakotas from out of state.