Two Palmer Findings in Two Weeks/in Crops, Weekly E-News /by Red River Farm Network
Residents Receiving Unknown Seeds from China/in Ag Business, Weekly E-News /by Red River Farm Network
Beans Available for Bids in the Grand Forks Area/in Crops, Markets, Weekly E-News /by Red River Farm Network
ND Dept. of Ag Offering Letters for Essential Workers/in Ag Business, Weekly E-News /by Red River Farm Network
North Dakota Exploring Options to Assist Farmers/in Crops, Policy, Weekly E-News /by Red River Farm Network
Specialty Crop Block Grants Awarded for Dry Bean Research/in Crops, Weekly E-News /by Red River Farm Network
- $81,767 to study the optimization of fungicide timing, row spacing and winter rye for improved Sclerotinia management in dry beans.
- $202,040 for increasing breeding efficiencies in dry bean by using improved selection tools for cultivar development.
Ag Day at the Capitol/in Weekly E-News /by Jed Brazier
ND Specialty Crop Grant Deadline Approaching/in Weekly E-News /by Jed Brazier
The deadline to apply for 2019 Specialty Crop Grants is Friday, March 8. Specialty crops grown in North Dakota include dry beans, dry peas, lentils potatoes, confections sunflowers, and various fruits and vegetables. According to the North Dakota Department of Agriculture, projects that enhance the competitiveness of specialty crops in the state are eligible for the funding. More information is available on the NDDA website.
Northarvest Bean Grower – Our Mission:
NHBGA, growers representing growers through the check-off system, is North America’s largest supplier of quality dry beans. Working together to better the industry through promotion, research, market development, education of consumers and monitoring of governmental policy. Our future goals must be continued market exposure and careful monitoring of new ideas, consumer choices, and producer needs.
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