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2020 Scholarship Applications Now Being Accepted

The Northarvest Bean Growers Association will award two, $1,000 scholarships in 2020. Northarvest is comprised of dry bean growers from North Dakota and Minnesota. In order to be eligible for the Northarvest scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
  • A parent or grandparent must be a current participating grower-member of the Northarvest Bean Growers Association.
  • Applicant must be planning to enroll or be enrolled in their first year of college or technical college.
  • Applicant must have at least a 3.0 grade point average from high school.
A request for an application can be sent by mail or email to:
  • 50072 East Lake Seven Road, Frazee MN 56544
  • nhbean@loretel.net
Applications must be received no later than June 1, 2020. The association looks forward to helping youth with their educational goals.

ND Dicamba Application Deadline is June 30

With the spraying season underway, the North Dakota Department of Agriculture is reminding farmers and applicators of the Special Local Needs label for use of dicamba. Only those certified can apply FeXapan, XtendiMax and Engenia herbicides over the top, with application allowed one hour after sunrise to two hours before sunset. The label allows for spraying in North Dakota up to June 30 or R1 stage, whichever comes first.