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BeefTalk: The Big 60 Means 60 Percent Calved in 21 Days!

By rmattern from Ag News from NDSU. Published on Mar 26, 2015.

The 60 percent goal is very realistic.

Prairie Fare: Be the Grill Master This Spring

By rmattern from Ag News from NDSU. Published on Mar 26, 2015.

Our spring season beckons us to enjoy dining and cooking outdoors.

Calf Losses Before Birth a Concern

By ecrawford from Ag News from NDSU. Published on Mar 24, 2015.

The best way to determine what caused an abortion or stillbirth in cattle is lab testing.

Prairie Fare: Enjoy Spring With Regular Outdoor Walks

By rmattern from Ag News from NDSU. Published on Mar 19, 2015.

Walking can reduce our risk for heart disease, cancer, diabetes, osteoporosis and several other diseases.

Beeftalk: Can Profitable Beef Operations Go Broke?

By rmattern from Ag News from NDSU. Published on Mar 23, 2015.

The market price of a calf minus the direct expenses of producing that calf often is stated as profit. However, that calculation is far from any indication of the financial status of a beef operation.

Spotlight on Economics: Boldly Taking That First Step Toward Success

By rmattern from Ag News from NDSU. Published on Mar 18, 2015.

Most of us would agree that it is good to have goals. In reality, however, there are plenty of us whose experience in goal development is limited to the confines of an assignment in school, a workplace requirement or an organizational exercise.

Help Pave 4-H’s Way to New Destiny

By ecrawford from Ag News from NDSU. Published on Mar 13, 2015.

4-H kicks off a fundraising campaign to complete a construction and renovation project at the North Dakota 4-H Camp.

Ready or Not, We’re Calving!

By ecrawford from Ag News from NDSU. Published on Mar 12, 2015.

Being prepared is a good way to help ensure the calving season goes smoothly.

Prairie Fare: Do You Sit Most of the Day?

By rmattern from Ag News from NDSU. Published on Mar 12, 2015.

Those who sit most of the day may face a greater risk of high blood pressure, heart attacks, obesity and cancer.

BeefTalk: Is Return on Assets Large Enough to Expand the Cow Business?

By rmattern from Ag News from NDSU. Published on Mar 19, 2015.

If the rate of return is inadequate for the one investing the assets into a business endeavor, there is no business.

4-H Livestock Judging Contest Held at N.D. Winter Show

By ecrawford from Ag News from NDSU. Published on Mar 11, 2015.

Teams from Ransom and Kidder counties take first place in the livestock judging contest.

N.D. 4-H’ers Compete in Agronomy Judging Contest

By ecrawford from Ag News from NDSU. Published on Mar 11, 2015.

Grand Forks/LaMoure County teams take first place in the junior and senior divisions of the crop judging contest.

4-H’ers Place in N.D. Hippology Contest

By ecrawford from Ag News from NDSU. Published on Mar 11, 2015.

Morton and Mountrail County teams place first in the contest.

Renewable Accounts: Energy Beet Trials Show Significant Results

By ecrawford from Ag News from NDSU. Published on Mar 10, 2015.

In Langdon and Carrington trials, energy beets produce more sugar than corn.

Wheat Midge Populations Lower in 2015 Than 2014

By ecrawford from Ag News from NDSU. Published on Mar 09, 2015.

Only 7 percent of soil samples show a moderate to high risk for wheat midge infestation.
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