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AgweekTV: Silo Gazebo
October 12, 2019 - 8:30am
After five years of work there is a gazebo on top of an old silo in Morris, Minn.
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week ending Oct. 11
October 9, 2019 - 3:09pm
RiverView ranked 16th in Best Places to Work
Sanford announces new heart hospital in Bismarck
October 9, 2019 - 10:42am
BISMARCK — Sanford Health has announced plans to build a standalone heart hospital in downtown Bismarck. The project is still in the early...
Former Forum Communications executive earns prestigious industry honor
October 7, 2019 - 3:57pm
CHICAGO — Lloyd Case, the former CEO of Forum Communications Co., likely knew more about pipe wrenches than he did about column inches when...
North Dakota’s legacy on ’80s ag recovery: Farmer helped implement famous PIK program
October 7, 2019 - 6:00am
MOTT, N.D. — An ambitious man from Mott was an early victim of the 1980s farm credit crisis and would play a key government role in getting...
As the Bakken booms, North Dakota eyes plastics
October 6, 2019 - 11:42am
BISMARCK — As pump jacks pull more and more oil out of shale rock buried deep below the western part of the state, an increasing amount of...
AgweekTV: GleaND: Gleaning Fields to Help the Hungry
October 5, 2019 - 8:30am
A cornfield in the heart of Fargo is being picked for the Great Plains Food Bank.
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week ending October 4
October 4, 2019 - 11:24am
Leah Gustafson Ista, MD, MSPH Joins Altru Health System Grand Forks, N.D. – Leah Gustafson Ista, MD, MSPH has joined Altru Health System as...
Daktronics is a part of an ever-changing tech world
October 3, 2019 - 3:57pm
Daktronics is a company that makes some of the very biggest — and brightest — things the world sets its eyes on. The giant screen hung in...
A sandbox for adults:: Bobcat’s Acceleration Center helps company develop construction machines
October 3, 2019 - 2:55pm
Think of it as a sandbox — for adults. Bobcat’s Acceleration Center, in Bismarck, is where the company develops and hones the machines trundling...
Project Tundra receives $9.8 million grant for FEED research
October 3, 2019 - 2:52pm
It’s a project that will likely change the energy landscape in North Dakota in the years to come.
BUSINESS INSIDER: South Dakota startup looks to democratize cyber security
October 3, 2019 - 2:35pm
Editor’s note: Brookings, S.D.-based Query.AI is making waves in South Dakota. The company won the Company of the Year Award from the Brookings...
Lender: I hope every credit trainer remembers 1980s lessons
October 1, 2019 - 6:00am
FARGO — Ken Knudsen would just as soon forget the farm stress of the 1980s, but he hopes today’s ag lenders remember its lessons.Knudsen,...
Cattle industry urged to move away from handshake deals
September 30, 2019 - 6:00am
MINOT, N.D. — If something can go wrong in the cattle business, Todd Wilkinson has seen it. Wilkinson, of De Smet, S.D., partners in a feedyard...
AgweekTV: Aronia Growth: Purple berry packs healthiest punch
September 28, 2019 - 8:30am
Although aronia berries are native to North America, they've only been grown in the U.S. for a few years. Emma Vatnsdal has more on these powerful...