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AgweekTV: Ag Youth Infusion
September 29, 2018 - 8:30am
A rural North Dakota town is seeing an infusion of young farm families. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest agri-weather...
AgweekTV: Dicamba Damage in 2018
July 14, 2018 - 8:30am
Off-target drift is a problem again this crop season. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest agri-weather outlook with...
AgweekTV: Life After CRP
July 7, 2018 - 8:30am
Farmers Put Land Back Into Production Environmentally Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest agri-weather outlook with...
AgweekTV: Got Cheese?
June 16, 2018 - 8:30am
South Dakota Hutterite colony starts cheese business to supplement farm income. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest...
Two-hour, private visit by Pruitt to SD farm included roundtable event
June 13, 2018 - 9:25pm
RELIANCE — Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt visited a central South Dakota farm on Wednesday, and state farmers...
SD ag groups scrutinize EPA Administrator Pruitt's visit
June 13, 2018 - 9:23pm
SIOUX FALLS — While Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt was elsewhere in the state Wednesday, agricultural advocates...
EPA's Pruitt signs proposed rule to unravel Clean Power Plan
October 10, 2017 - 3:57pm
WASHINGTON -- EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt issued a proposed rule Tuesday that would repeal sweeping regulation aimed at curbing greenhouse...
EPA officially withdraws WOTUS rule
July 10, 2017 - 9:05am
WASHINGTON D.C. — The Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers have filed an official proposal to withdraw the 2015...
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
June 27, 2017 - 4:13pm
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Farm group leaders were predictably pleased Tuesday, June 27, with the announcement that the U.S. Environmental Protection...
Livestock advocates worry about appeals court ruling on feedlot operators
May 1, 2017 - 8:53am
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Livestock advocates in the Upper Great Plains say it's too soon to know how a District of Columbia ruling that sided with...
Proposed cuts to EPA could have local impact
March 27, 2017 - 9:08am
BISMARCK — Environmental regulators in North Dakota worry that proposed cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency’s budget could have major...
Dicamba in soybeans draws spotlight
March 13, 2017 - 11:03am
GRAND FORKS — Like other Upper Midwest soybean farmers, Mike Loyland is happy that he has a new tool to fight weeds. Also like other area...
EPA says Roundup is safe, non-carcinogenic
October 3, 2016 - 3:54pm
YANKTON, S.D. — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has determined glyphosate, or Roundup, is safe and not carcinogenic to humans. The...
U.S. sues Harley-Davidson for environmental violations
August 19, 2016 - 11:14am
WASHINGTON -- Harley-Davidson Inc agreed to pay a $12 million civil fine and stop selling illegal aftermarket devices that cause its motorcycles...
EPA rules would hurt ND effort to curb flaring, Helms says
July 7, 2016 - 9:22am
WASHINGTON – North Dakota’s top oil regulator told members of a House subcommittee Wednesday that proposed federal regulations would harm...