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The most recent Drought Monitor Map shows most of North Dakota as abnormally dry. Stutsman County has been in this classification since May of 2017. Map Courtesy U.S. Department of Agriculture
Abnormally dry conditions continue in ND
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December 24, 2017
North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum meets with the Grand Forks Herald editorial board Wednesday to discuss the 2017 legislative session. photo by Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Budgets, murder top list of ND stories in 2017
December 24, 2017 - 7:20am
December 14, 2017

Areas of golf courses were watered and kept green for golfers, like Curt Mogck, playing at Hillcrest in Jamestown this past summer. The fairways were drying up from the lack of moisture in the region. Reports indicate the region had the 10th driest year on record. John M. Steiner / The Sun
10th driest year 45 inches of snow needed to replenish moisture
December 14, 2017 - 7:02am
November 17, 2017
Cattle graze in Morton County, N.D., on Aug. 1, 2017. The area is among a portion of the state in exceptional drought. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
ND drought in holding pattern
November 17, 2017 - 4:39pm
November 11, 2017
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November 11, 2017 - 8:30am
November 6, 2017
After a record year of soybean production in South Dakota in 2016, many farmers are finding yields below last fall, but still well above expectations during the season. (Michelle Rook / Special to Forum News Service)
South Dakota farmers harvest surprising soybean yields
November 6, 2017 - 8:05am
November 4, 2017
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October 28, 2017
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October 28, 2017 - 8:30am
October 22, 2017
Aaron and Cindy Krauter at their farm outside Regent. (Grady McGregor / The Dickinson Press)
Aaron Krauter, former FSA director and politician, returns home to ND family farm
October 22, 2017 - 11:19am
October 20, 2017
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Heitkamp requests more help for western ND FSA offices
October 20, 2017 - 2:25pm
October 19, 2017
Worst drought conditions vacate state
October 19, 2017 - 5:00pm
October 13, 2017
A rooster pheasant takes flight across a field. Forum News Service file photo
N.D. pheasant population hurt by drought
October 13, 2017 - 3:45pm
October 9, 2017
Cattle gather in a field on Kim Entze's ranch south of Golden Valley, N.D., Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017. John Hageman / Forum News Service
ND's request for drought declaration denied
October 9, 2017 - 4:08pm
September 28, 2017
In this file photo, cattle graze parched pasture land in July 2017 in western Morton County. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Drought conditions continue to recede in North Dakota
September 28, 2017 - 5:23pm
September 25, 2017
Bales in a field near Pettibone, N.D., will be gathered soon for winter feeding. Ranchers in drought-stricken areas of North Dakota and Montana have turned to Conservation Reserve Program acres, as well as cash crops, to put together enough feed for their livestock. Photo taken Sept. 19, 2017. (Jenny Schlecht/Agweek)
Livestock Forage Program could do more for producers, ranchers say
September 25, 2017 - 10:12am
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