Archive for September, 2011

Ag groups send Farm Bill recommendations to delegation

Ag groups send Farm Bill recommendations to delegation

September 8, 2011 | By | Reply More
MDA urges caution when handling or applying anhydrous ammonia this fall

MDA urges caution when handling or applying anhydrous ammonia this fall

MDA urges caution when handling or applying anhydrous ammonia this fall ST. PAUL, Minn. – As farmers around the state ramp up field work in the coming weeks, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is urging them to take precautions when handling, transporting or using anhydrous ammonia. Anhydrous ammonia (also known by the chemical abbreviation […]

September 8, 2011 | By | Reply More
Acreage Reporting Data Highlights Wet Spring, Changing Crops

Acreage Reporting Data Highlights Wet Spring, Changing Crops

FARGO, N.D. – September 2, 2011 – Crop acreage reporting data from USDA’s North Dakota Farm Service Agency shows about 23 percent of the state’s available cropland went unplanted in 2011 because of wet field conditions. Producers reported just over 18.9 million acres of land was planted to an annual crop in 2011 while a […]

September 6, 2011 | By | Reply More