Dry Bean Scene

The Dry Bean Scene airs every Friday at 12:35 p.m.
on the Red River Farm Network.

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Dry Bean Scene

The nutritional benefits of dry edible beans are being highlighted in the new Beans for Life campaign. Learn more from New Rockford, ND farmer Leann Schafer and “Girl Meets Farm” host Molly Yeh in the latest Dry Bean Scene on the Red River Farm Network. This program is made possible, in part, by the Northarvest […]

Dry Bean Scene

The U.S. Dry Bean Council is hosting the first ever global dry bean conference, bringing together dry bean buyers and stakeholders from all over the world. Learn more in the latest Dry Bean Scene on the Red River Farm Network made possible, in part, by the Northarvest Bean Growers Association.

Dry Bean Scene

There are programs available for farmers who endured both crop and market losses the past couple years. Learn more in the latest Dry Bean Scene on the Red River Farm Network made possible, in part, by the Northarvest Bean Growers Association.

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Dry Bean Scene

The nutritional benefits of dry edible beans are being highlighted in the new Beans for Life campaign. Learn more from New Rockford, ND farmer Leann Schafer and “Girl Meets Farm” host Molly Yeh in the latest Dry Bean Scene on the Red River Farm Network. This program is made possible, in part, by the Northarvest […]

New Crop Insurance Options for 2021

An Enhanced Coverage Option (ECO) will be available from USDA’s Risk Management Agency to more than 30 spring-planted crops next year. More crops may be eligible in 2022. The ECO provides area-based coverage for a portion of the deductible for the federal crop insurance policy. It uses the same expected and final area yields, harvest […]

Crop Production Surveys Coming from USDA

USDA’s National Ag Statistics Service will be contacting farmers to gather final year-end crop production numbers and the amount of grain stored on their farms. The responses to the survey will be used in calculating county-level yields. Survey results will be published in several reports, including the crop production annual summary and the quarterly grain […]

Farm Income Shaken by 2020 Events

Just under 51 percent of agricultural borrowers will see a profit this year. That’s down six percent from one year ago. The fall survey produced by the American Bankers Association and Farmer Mac found more than half of the lenders do not expect borrower profitability to improve in 2021. More than two-thirds of the survey […]

Weekly Dry Bean Market Review

Dry bean trading activity is steady according to USDA’s Weekly Market Review. North Dakota and Minnesota grower prices for pinto beans are $22 to $25 per cwt. Black bean prices range from $23 to $25 per cwt, and navy beans at $26-$27 per cwt. Light red kidney bean bids come in at $40 to $43 […]

Look for Dry Bean Grower Surveys in the Mail

The 2020 Dry Bean Grower Survey of Production, Pest Problems and Pesticide Use has been mailed. NDSU Extension would appreciate your time and effort to fill out the survey form. This is a cooperative effort between the Northarvest Bean Growers Association and Extension that is made possible through a grant from Northarvest.   Results from […]

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Northarvest BeanGrower Magazine

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