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Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
Janet Beukelman Mitchell
Betty (Lloyd) Johnson
September 21, 2017
Drought in western North Dakota eases significantly
BISMARCK (AP) — Drought in western North Dakota has eased significantly over the past week. The latest U.S. Drought Monitor shows a reduction...
September 21, 2017 - 4:45pm
September 11, 2017
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Pheasant numbers in the Dakotas are down to some of the lowest levels on record. And biologists say the drop is blamed...
September 11, 2017 - 3:00pm
September 10, 2017
MT expands hay lottery as drought, fire situation worsen
HELENA, Mont. — As wildfires continue to burn grasslands and forests across Montana and drought continues to worsen, the Montana Department...
September 10, 2017 - 2:49pm
September 8, 2017
Donated hay divided up among ranchers in Northern Plains
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — State agriculture officials in the Northern Plains have divided up 16 semi-loads of hay donated from around the country to help drought-stricken ranchers in the region. Nearly 1,400 ranchers from the Dakotas and Montana applied to the hay lottery program set...
September 8, 2017 - 10:27am
September 7, 2017
Drought conditions in Dakotas change little over the week
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Drought conditions in the Dakotas haven't changed much over the past week, due to above-normal temperatures and little rain. The latest U.S. Drought Monitor map shows 66 percent of North Dakota in some stage of drought, unchanged over the week. Twenty-one percent...
September 7, 2017 - 1:00pm
August 24, 2017
Potatoes look good in ND, Minn. as crops avoid drought, deluges
INKSTER, N.D. — Red River Valley potato growers generally have avoided drought and deluge this growing season. That bodes well for the...
August 24, 2017 - 6:37pm
South Dakota drought conditions relatively stable over week
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Drought conditions in South Dakota have remained relatively stable over the past week. The latest U.S. Drought Monitor map...
August 24, 2017 - 10:53am
August 23, 2017
Getting drought-relief hay to Northern Plains no easy task
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Farmers around the country are donating tons of hay for ranchers whose livestock are suffering from the drought in the Northern Plains, but the officials and groups lining up the aid aren't finding it easy getting the feed to the region. North Dakota's Agriculture...
August 23, 2017 - 1:42pm
August 21, 2017
Schlecht: Wait for the rain to come
I was driving back from Bismarck, feeling a bit grumbly. I'd had a couple interviews there, but part of my plan for the day had been to find...
August 21, 2017 - 5:45am
August 18, 2017
Truckers, hay wanted to help aid drought-stricken livestock producers in region
BISMARCK — With livestock producers sorely in need of hay for their animals in drought-stricken areas of North Dakota, South Dakota and...
August 18, 2017 - 4:56pm
August 17, 2017
Wisconsin officials act to help Northern Plains drought
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is taking steps to make it easier for farmers in his state to help out their drought-stricken colleagues in the Northern Plains. Walker on Wednesday declared a 30-day "state of emergency" for the purpose of transporting loads of...
August 17, 2017 - 2:00pm
August 15, 2017
South Dakota farmers, ranchers get some drought relief
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Rain has brought South Dakota farmers and ranchers some relief from the drought. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says rain and cooler temperatures last week brought drought relief to parts of South Dakota. But rainfall totals varied widely and left some areas...
August 15, 2017 - 11:15am
August 13, 2017
Fighting drought and flood with soil health
WASHINGTON D.C. — The Upper Midwest is in the grips of a historic drought, pretty close on the heels of several historic floods. Both extremes cause devastating, expensive problems for agriculture. But agronomist Andrea Basche thinks an answer to improving outcomes for droughts...
August 13, 2017 - 4:51pm
August 8, 2017
Drought hay donation lottery program now offered in 3 states
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A hay donation lottery program set up in North Dakota to help drought-stricken ranchers is being expanded to producers...
August 8, 2017 - 6:45pm
August 7, 2017
Farm Rescue comes to aid of hay-starved ranches in western ND
RICHARDTON, N.D.—The sight of a truck ladened with a mountain of hay bales is a welcome sight as it comes down the narrow stretch of North...
August 7, 2017 - 8:20pm