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The Dry Bean Scene airs every Friday at 12:35 p.m.
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Dry Bean Scene

Dry edible beans were in the spotlight at the Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo held virtually this past week. Hear more from The Bean Institute Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Kaci Vohland in this week’s Dry Bean Scene on the Red River Farm Network. This radio update is made possible, in part, by the Northarvest Bean […]

Dry Bean Scene

Farmers in North Dakota and Minnesota are virtually wrapped up with the 2021 dry bean harvest. Hear more from Pisek, ND farmer Darren Kadlec and National Weather Service meteorologist Bill Barrett in this week’s Dry Bean Scene on the Red River Farm Network. This radio update is made possible, in part, by the Northarvest Bean […]

Dry Bean Scene

Farmers are trying to wrap up dry bean harvest, but the lack of a hard frost is making for tough cutting conditions. Hear more from Rock and Roll Agronomy owner Jason Hanson and North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network Director Daryl Ritchison in this week’s Dry Bean Scene on the Red River Farm Network. This radio […]

Northarvest Weekly E-News

Global Travel Restarting, Trade Team Delegates Assigned for 2022

After over a year of lock down, the U.S. Dry Bean Council (USDBC) global representatives have begun to venture out into their respective marketplaces. Representatives in the Americas and China have begun to resume limited in person trade servicing. European representatives are attending two trade shows in October. The USDBC is hopeful that all Asia representatives […]

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Save the Date – U.S. Dry Bean Harvest Review

The U.S. Dry Bean Council is hosting a webinar outlining the results of the 2021 dry bean harvest. The event will be held November 17 at 9 a.m. Central Time. Registration and speaker information to coming soon.

Dry Bean Scene

Dry edible beans were in the spotlight at the Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo held virtually this past week. Hear more from The Bean Institute Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Kaci Vohland in this week’s Dry Bean Scene on the Red River Farm Network. This radio update is made possible, in part, by the Northarvest Bean […]

For Another Week, Drought Conditions Continue to Improve

Late season rains across North Dakota and Minnesota were enough to improve dry conditions, but more rains will be needed to break the longer-term drought. The latest U.S. Drought Monitor shows some form of dryness still encompasses 93 percent of North Dakota. The severe and extreme drought categories decreased by 26 percent from last week […]

Weekly Dry Bean Market Review

USDA Market News reports trading of dry beans remains mostly light with moderate demand. New crop prices for all pulses remain steady to firm.   For pintos, the grower price in Minnesota and North Dakota is $45-to-$45 per hundredweight. That’s down slightly from the prior week’s report. Black beans are down slightly from the previous […]

Crop Progress Report – October 18, 2021

According to USDA’s Crop Progress Report, dry edible bean harvest in North Dakota was 91%, behind 99% last year, but near 87% average.   Topsoil moisture supplies in North Dakota were rated 22% very short, 29% short, 44% adequate, and 5% surplus. Subsoil moisture supplies rated 29% very short, 32% short, 38% adequate, and 1% […]

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