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September 25, 2017
Hay is baled on Conservation Reserve Program land in rural Grand Forks county on Tuesday, August 1, 2017. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
CRP haying bridges regional divide
September 25, 2017 - 6:17am
August 6, 2017
Matt Zavoral welds a metal frame in rural Grand Forks County on Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Drought-ravaged ranchers look east for CRP hay
August 6, 2017 - 5:19pm
July 31, 2017
Much of the South Dakota wheat crop is a disaster due to drought, so many farmers have baled their wheat for hay. (Michelle Rook/Special to Agweek)
Drought concerns grow in South Dakota
July 31, 2017 - 8:20am
July 24, 2017
Miranda Meehan, right, and Carl Dahlen, North Dakota State University Extension Service livestock specialists in the Animal Sciences Department in Hultz Hall in Fargo, have turned nearly all of their attention to drought information and relief. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
How drought victims can use ND's 1.4M acres of CRP land to find relief
July 24, 2017 - 6:11am
July 10, 2017
Emergency haying of CRP lands in much of ND approved by USDA
July 10, 2017 - 9:04pm
June 23, 2017
The USDA released CRP land for emergency grazing in North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana Friday, June 23. Ellie Potter / Forum News Service
USDA releases CRP land for emergency grazing
June 23, 2017 - 7:44pm
May 15, 2017
Conservation freeze: Popular program sees change
May 15, 2017 - 12:21pm
March 20, 2017
Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., has offered a new short term set aside program for the new farm bill. Michelle Rook / Special to Agweek
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
March 20, 2017 - 9:45am
February 13, 2017
Minnesota Legislature: Water quality efforts require collaboration
February 13, 2017 - 5:30am
September 14, 2016
A honey producer places hive colonies in a prairie grass area in rural Stutsman County. A recent U.S. Geological Survey study says that increasing loss of prairie land has contributed to the decline of bee colonies. Photos by John M. Steiner / The Sunplay button
September 14, 2016 - 7:03am
July 27, 2016
Wildlife may decline due to after-effects of farm bill
July 27, 2016 - 7:09am
September 18, 2014
Outdoor fund grant could mean millions for CRP
September 18, 2014 - 7:18am
July 30, 2014
CRP reductions to continue
July 30, 2014 - 7:13am
September 15, 2013
Stutsman among ND counties OK'd to cut CRP hay due to drought
September 15, 2013 - 9:31am
July 23, 2012
CRP acres in Dakotas opened to haying, grazing
July 23, 2012 - 3:29pm