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RLND Honors Supporters

By ecrawford from All News. Published on Dec 13, 2017.

NDSU Extension’s Rural Leadership North Dakota program honors an individual and an agency for their support.

Ag Producers Should Do Income Tax Planning Before Year Ends

By karmbruster from All News. Published on Dec 12, 2017.

NDSU Extension Service Farm Economist Ron Haugen shares some items to note for planning 2017 tax returns.

Diversity, Direction and Dollars Forum Set for Jan. 4

By ecrawford from All News. Published on Dec 12, 2017.

The forum will focus on topics affecting agriculture in the western Dakotas and eastern Montana.

NDSU Agriculture, Extension Faculty and Staff Honored

By ecrawford from All News. Published on Dec 07, 2017.

NDSU honors its Agriculture and Extension faculty and staff for their work.

Precision Ag Summit Set for Jan. 15-16

By ecrawford from All News. Published on Dec 07, 2017.

The summit will provide information on the latest trends in precision agriculture.

Prairie Fare: Do Microwave Ovens Zap Nutrients in Foods?

By ecrawford from All News. Published on Dec 07, 2017.

Cooking in a microwave can help preserve nutrients in food.

BeefTalk: Use the Numbers When Bull Buying

By ecrawford from All News. Published on Dec 07, 2017.

Expected progeny differences are the best selection tool to help beef operations meet future goals.

Annual Western Dakota Crops Day Set for Dec. 14

By karmbruster from All News. Published on Dec 05, 2017.

Topics will include updates on new crop varieties, new herbicides, crop production and current agronomy issues in the West River region.

Ward County Team Takes 1st at Civic U

By ecrawford from All News. Published on Dec 01, 2017.

Civic U is NDSU Extension’s parliamentary procedure program for youth.

Prairie Fare: Always Compliment the Cook Who Uses Planned-over Food

By ecrawford from All News. Published on Nov 30, 2017.

Don’t let leftover food go to waste; turn it into planned-overs.

BeefTalk: Has the Beef Industry Reached Commercial Thresholds for Performance?

By ecrawford from All News. Published on Nov 30, 2017.

Future improvement in agriculture will be a balancing act.

Excellence in Agriculture Celebrated During Harvest Bowl

By karmbruster from All News. Published on Nov 27, 2017.

The NDSU Harvest Bowl program recognizes the success, dedication and hard work of outstanding agriculturists.

Prairie Fare: How Much Do You Know About Frozen Food Storage?

By ecrawford from All News. Published on Nov 22, 2017.

Freezing is one of the easiest and most convenient ways to preserve food if you have the proper equipment.

BeefTalk: Reproductive Performance in Commercial Beef Herds is Remarkable

By ecrawford from All News. Published on Nov 22, 2017.

As a whole, today’s cattle reproduce very well.

New N.D. 4-H Ambassadors Selected

By ecrawford from All News. Published on Nov 22, 2017.

Eight youth have joined the 4-H Ambassadors team.

Market Advisor: Late Spring May Mean Rebalancing Marketing Plans

By rmattern from Crops Market Advisor. Published on May 16, 2011.

A common question asked is how to modify an existing forward contract or production contract if cropping plans change dramatically due to poor weather.

Market Advisor: How High Will Corn Prices Go Before Usage Is Rationed?

By rmattern from Crops Market Advisor. Published on Oct 13, 2010.

There are similarities in current market conditions, compared with those experienced during 2008.

Market Advisor: Wet Spring Creates Problems for Canadian Crops

By rmattern from Crops Market Advisor. Published on Jun 25, 2010.

Weather forecasts for the Canadian Prairie Provinces will be watched closely by market traders.

Crop Market Advisor: How Will the Market Balance Record Corn Production and Use?

By rmattern from Crops Market Advisor. Published on May 18, 2010.

Tracking the dynamics of the corn market is challenging because of the diversity of uses for corn.

Market Advisor: Shifting Canadian Plantings May Impact N.D. Crop Prices

By rmattern from Crops Market Advisor. Published on Apr 30, 2010.

The three most noteworthy shifts in 2010 Canadian planting intentions are in durum, spring wheat and canola.

Market Advisor: When Will Spring Wheat Protein Discounts Soften?

By rmattern from Crops Market Advisor. Published on Apr 21, 2010.

The primary reason the current protein discounts and premiums are so strong is that the average protein levels for the 2009 spring wheat crop were below normal.

Market Advisor: How Will the Corn Market Deal With Crop Quality Concerns?

By rmattern from Crops Market Advisor. Published on Nov 24, 2009.

Market Advisor: Large Crops and Low Prices Create Marketing Challenges - Part II

By rmattern from Crops Market Advisor. Published on Sep 25, 2009.

The wheat market is shifting focus quickly away from supply issues and toward demand considerations.

Market Advisor: Large Crops and Low Prices Create Marketing Challenges

By rmattern from Crops Market Advisor. Published on Sep 18, 2009.

The challenge is to develop a marketing strategy that will generate a favorable net price, meet cash flow needs and limit risk exposure.

Market Advisor: Will the Weather Cooperate for Near Record Crop Production?

By rmattern from Crops Market Advisor. Published on Aug 14, 2009.

The USDA forecasts the largest soybean crop on record and the second largest corn crop.

Market Advisor: What’s Up or Down With Cow Prices?

By rmattern from Crops Market Advisor. Published on Jul 23, 2009.

Although prices in mid-July were similar to last year’s levels, cow prices likely will not increase to the high levels reached last August.

Market Advisor: Will Increased Acres Translate Into Increased Production?

By rmattern from Crops Market Advisor. Published on Jul 01, 2009.

Futures markets often try to anticipate the information contained in key USDA reports and then respond to the actual report information based upon their expectations.

Market Advisor: Market Overreactions Create Pricing Opportunities

By rmattern from Crops Market Advisor. Published on Jun 11, 2009.

How can you recognize when futures markets have overreacted and there is a pricing opportunity?

Market Advisor: Spring Pricing Opportunities May Open and Close Quickly

By rmattern from Crops Market Advisor. Published on Apr 23, 2009.

Staying current on market information does not mean that one has to stare at the computer screen and watch every price tick up or down.

Market Advisor: The Battle for Acres

By rmattern from Crops Market Advisor. Published on Mar 12, 2009.

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