Our offices are located in the Ward County Courthouse
NDSU Extension Service in Ward County gives local residents easy access to the resources and expertise of North Dakota State University. Extension agents deliver unbiased, research-based information to Ward County citizens through educational programs, publications, and events. We can answer your questions on a wide array of topics. To find out how we can help you, browse our site or contact us by email or phone.
Backgrounding Cattle 2013 - October 17, 2013 - 7:00-9:00 p.m. CST
North Central Research Extension Center, Minot, ND
Backgrounding is an alternative to selling calves at weaning. Learn more about the cattle feeding issue of lower corn prices, corn silage use, protecting calf price and health concerns in this video-conference.
- Corn silage: Economics for growing and chopping in 2013
- Corn silage: How much can you feed to a calf?
- Cost of grain with new crop feed prices
- Good calf prices: How to protect them and is it worth it?
- Which calf needs extra medicine: Updates in identification and treating
- Local conversations: Time to share local concerns
This event is FREE of charge. No registration is required.
Cooperative Parenting & Divorce
There is still time to register for Cooperative Parenting and Divorce. This session will not be offered again this program year. If you have questions, please call 857-6450 for more information.
Ward County farmers can have instantaneous weather data from NDAWN stations at Minot, Berthold, Karlsruhe, and Plaza. These stations give you air temperature, soil temperature, rainfall, wind speed, and wind direction. Note the wind direction is by degrees clockwise from north. For example, east is 90 degrees.