Northern Ag Network
Northern Ag Network
Northern Broadcasting System    Northern News Network    Northern Sports Network
Search This Site...
Search This Site...

Featured Stories

Trade a Top Priority: Meet the New Director at the MT Dept. of Ag

3/24/2017 9:45:00 AM

Meet Ben Thomas the new Director of the Montana Department of Agriculture. Ben recently discussed his career path and goals to enhance Montana agriculture with Lane Nordlund. 

>> Read More

USDA Forecasts Grain Prices Will Reach Bottom Next Year

2/20/2017 3:26:00 PM
Grain prices could reach a long-term bottom next year, according to USDA's long-range projections released Feb. 16:  >> Read More

Insight on Why Markets Haven't Imploded Following TPP, NAFTA Announcements

2/20/2017 2:57:00 PM
University experts answer "Why haven't the commodity markets tanked following the cancellation of the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement and threats to re-do the NAFTA trade agreement?"  >> Read More

New Strains of Wheat Rust Hitting Europe, Africa, Asia

2/6/2017 8:59:00 AM
Wheat rust, a family of fungal diseases that can cause crop losses of up to 100 percent in untreated susceptible wheats, is making further advances in Europe, Africa and Asia,  >> Read More

Wheat Grower Organizations Disappointed in TPP Withdrawal

1/24/2017 7:44:00 AM
"Without TPP or alternative agreements, U.S. farmers will be forced to the sidelines of trade while losing market share in the region to our competitors." >> Read More

Planted Wheat Acreage Lowest Since 1909

1/13/2017 8:10:00 AM
Randy Martinson, an analyst with Martinson Ag Risk Management said the drop in wheat acres was also larger than expected.  >> Read More

USTR Brings New Charges Against China Over Imports for Corn, Wheat, Rice

12/16/2016 10:02:00 AM
The case comes as the U.S. has also separately asked the WTO to settle a dispute over the U.S. contention that China has paid nearly $100 billion in domestic support for Chinese crops.   >> Read More

Arctic Air to Increase Winterkill Threat for Wheat in U.S. This Weekend

12/16/2016 8:40:00 AM
Very cold conditions are expected to move into the Plains and Midwest this upcoming weekend, with the coldest temperatures expected to occur Sunday and Monday mornings >> Read More

Planting Wheat Like It’s 1970

12/6/2016 1:22:00 PM
What else happened in 1970? This was the last year that U.S. farmers planted fewer than 49 million acres of wheat. That is, until 2017. >> Read More
RSS

Recent Ag News

NILE Salute's FFA

3/29/2017 4:12:00 PM
"Learning to do, doing to learn, earning to live, living to serve," is the National FFA Organization (FFA) motto--what valuable words to live by.  Since 1928, the FFA has been around striving to encourage young students to get involved in agriculture. In many ways, the FFA and the NILE share the same values and dedicate time to today's youth in Agriculture. Fueling the fire in FFA students, promotes the Western heritage in the generations to come. >> Read More
Article rating: No rating
Article rating: No rating

Montana Beef Council Teams Up with Wendy's to Promote Montana Ranchers

3/29/2017 10:40:00 AM
BILLINGS, MT – The Montana Beef Council has teamed up with Billings-based franchise, Wentana, again to answer the age old question, Where’s the Beef ™? The answer is simple, Wendy’s.  >> Read More
Article rating: No rating

Cattle Industry to President Trump: Please Help Get U.S. Beef Back into China

3/28/2017 6:53:00 AM
Last fall China announced that it had lifted its ban on imports of U.S. beef, but attempts since then to negotiate the technical terms of access have been unsuccessful.  >> Read More
Article rating: No rating

Wyoming Company Seeks Loans for Sugar Beet Growers

3/28/2017 6:47:00 AM
A Wyoming company is requesting almost $5.7 million in loans for farmers who grow sugar beets after heavy rains and frost hurt last year's harvest. >> Read More
Article rating: No rating
RSS

Find Articles by Date

«March 2017»
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
272345
689101112
13141516171819
202122242526
2728303112
3456789