THE DIRT Corn and Sausage Chowder
Last weekend I was looking for a good way to use up some potatoes and corn. I came across a recipe for corn chowder that included Italian sausage--I thought that sounded interesting, so I decided to g... Posted on 1/25/13 at 8:42 AM
STAFF BLOG CHEF JEFF Quinoa Chowder with Sweet Corn
It's no secret that diets high in whole grains are healthy. One reason is because of their high fiber content, which can help reduce the risk of heart disease and diabetes. One of the shortcomings of ... Posted on 11/17/12 at 2:20 PM
STAFF BLOG THE N.D. CAPITOL AND BEYOND Tourism Division promotes Halloween activities
The Tourism Division released a list ofLegendary places to get spooked in North Dakota. Here's its list. Do you recommend any others?
1. Haunted Places
Legend says the ghost of Libbie Custer, Lt. C... Posted on 10/12/10 at 9:26 AM
STAFF BLOG JAMESTOWN SPORTS If you are bored and or really ...
inebriated tonight, Sun news scribe Benny Rodgers said he's going to "put his thing down," at the haggard basketball courts on the north side of Jamestown College.
Rodgers claims to hav... Posted on 7/22/10 at 12:00 PM
STAFF BLOG OH LOOK, A SHINY THING! Cat in the Hat
According to a silly little internet quiz, the Dr. Seuss character I most resemble is the Cat in the Hat.
Honestly, I'm just glad I'm not one of those horrible sneetches.
In other ... Posted on 7/20/10 at 11:25 AM
ST. LOUIS — Recent rainfall came too late to help to the nation’s withered corn crop already being harvested in many parts, but it kept drought conditions from worsening in several key Midwest and Plains states and should help other crops still maturing in the fields.
Jim Suhr, Associated Press
, September 14, 2012
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The government slashed its expectations for U.S. corn and soybean production for the second consecutive month Friday, predicting what could be the lowest average corn yield in more than 15 years as the worst drought in decades scorches major farm states.
At the West Central Ag terminal, the grain trucks roll in from the fields every 10 or 15 minutes, dumping their loads of corn.
The kernels pour out of the semi hoppers like molten gold which, for the Red River Valley, corn has become as farmers devote more acres to the grain.
By Dave Olson and Helmut Schmidt, Forum Communications Co.
, October 25, 2011
Bart Schott expects the corn crop on his farm near Kulm to be the best he’s ever seen. It is something he likes to talk about as much as his term as president of the National Corn Growers Association, which ends this weekend.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A recent attempt by the corn industry to change the name of a widely used but increasingly controversial sweetener was misleading and could have robbed consumers of important information, a top official at the Food and Drug Administration said in documents obtained by The Associated Press.
Thomas Watkins, Associated Press
, September 15, 2011
ST. LOUIS — U.S. food prices may ease later this year now that farmers have planted the second-largest corn crop in nearly seven decades.
The size of this year’s corn crop will be 92.3 million acres, the U.S. Agriculture Department said Thursday. That’s 9 percent larger than the average annual corn crop over the past decade. The only crop bigger in the past 67 years was planted in 2007.
By Christopher Leonard, The Associated Press
, July 01, 2011
The North Dakota Corn Growers Association are holding their 2011 Annual CornVention on Wednesday at the Fargo Holiday Inn. The event speakers includes renowned forecast strategist Bob Treadway, Meterologist Leon Osborne and NDSU Crops Economist Frayne Olson.
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