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Community calendar of events for Jan. 19, 2019
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January 8, 2019
USDA enacts plan for MFP extension due to government shutdown
The Department of Agriculture has extended the deadline to apply for Market Facilitation Program payments in light of the shutdown that has closed...
January 8, 2019 - 5:33pm
December 20, 2018
Trump signs $867 billion farm bill into law
President Donald Trump signed into law Thursday, Dec. 20, an $867 billion farm bill that provides billions in aid to U.S. farmers while rejecting...
December 20, 2018 - 3:45pm
New bill seeks to halt move of USDA agencies
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Democratic members of the U.S. House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture introduced legislation Thursday, Dec. 20,...
December 20, 2018 - 3:18pm
Trump administration aims to toughen work requirements for food stamps recipients
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration unveiled a plan Thursday, Dec. 20, to force hundreds of thousands more Americans to hold jobs if they want...
December 20, 2018 - 9:41am
December 11, 2018
Fears of metal-tainted meat prompt recall of Jimmy Dean sausage in 21 states, including ND
More than 28,000 pounds of Jimmy Dean sausage has been recalled over fears over metal tainting in meat distributed to 21 states, the company...
December 11, 2018 - 12:43pm
October 29, 2018
AgweekTV: 70th Harvest
An 88-year-old Georgetown, Minn., sugarbeet grower celebrates a milestone. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest agri-weather...
October 29, 2018 - 11:19am
October 22, 2018
USDA receives 136 proposals to move U.S. Department of Ag divisions
WASHINGTON — U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue says 136 groups in 35 states have expressed interest in becoming the new home of the...
October 22, 2018 - 6:51pm
October 15, 2018
Fargo seeks to land USDA research offices with hundreds of jobs
The U.S. Department of Agriculture wants to move some of its researchers from Washington, D.C., to new locations around the country. Fargo will...
October 15, 2018 - 8:58pm
September 18, 2018
North Dakota stockmen take stand on 'lab-grown' meat labeling
BISMARCK — Within the next year, "cultured" meat — made from animal muscle and fat cells in a lab rather than coming from slaughtered livestock — could hit the market and the beef industry is expressing concern over how that product is marketed to consumers. At its...
September 18, 2018 - 4:08pm
September 17, 2018
Statisticians protest proposed research agency move
WASHINGTON — U.S. agriculture would be hurt if the U.S. Department of Agriculture follows through on its plan to move the Economic Research Service, or ERS, out of Washington, D.C., the American Statistical Association says. The relocation, announced in early August, "will drive...
September 17, 2018 - 7:08am
September 15, 2018
AgweekTV: Visas denied for Big Iron visitors
The Big Iron International Visitors Program had only 50 participants this year due to the U.S. State Department denying far more visas than in...
September 15, 2018 - 8:30am
September 4, 2018
NDSU research into bees’ winter survival could help sustain farms, ranches
FARGO — There's a buzz at a federal facility at North Dakota State University, and it's not just coming from insects in the laboratory....
September 4, 2018 - 6:09pm
September 3, 2018
Report: Region's conservation funding could drop
WASHINGTON -- If the U.S. House version of the next farm bill is approved, the Upper Midwest would suffer nation-leading losses in federal funding...
September 3, 2018 - 9:01am
Variability leads to questions about SD crop outcomes
MITCHELL, S.D. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture is projecting a record corn crop in South Dakota for 2018, with a 170-bushel per acre...
September 3, 2018 - 6:03am
August 30, 2018
Farmers Union questions program payments
North Dakota Farmers Union is calling the planned distribution of $6 billion to farmers hurt by trade tariffs a Band-Aid approach to economic devastation. Mark Watne, president of the North Dakota Farmers Union, said "farmers are having to pay for a trade war they didn't ask for"...
August 30, 2018 - 6:58am