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 – 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.
BISMARCK – The 50th Annual North Dakota Dairy Convention, originally scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016 in Mandan, has been postponed due to inclement weather. The reschedule date will be announced as soon as information becomes available.
BISMARCK - The Crop Protection Product Harmonization and Registration Board will meet at 1 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 1, in the North Dakota Department of Agriculture’s 6th floor conference room at the State Capitol.
The North Dakota Turkey Federation (NDTF) will present Thanksgiving turkeys to Gov. Jack Dalrymple and Deputy Agriculture Commissioner Tom Bodine at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 16, at Shiloh Christian Auditorium. Shiloh Christian students will be in attendance. After the presentation, elementary age students will learn more turkey facts from the NDTF and the Agriculture in the Classroom Coordinator.