Nelson County Pigs Cooperative takes care to be a good neighbor

October 30, 2019 |

Pavel “Diesel” Danil knows how good the pork industry is in the U.S., and that’s part of the reason he’s so adamant about telling the story of pig farming and how it’s a good neighbor.

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New pig farms bring soil health advantages, maximize pig health

October 22, 2019 |

Anyone hanging out on the gravel roads near the Ransom County Multiplier, a 2,500-sow barn near Englevale, isn’t likely to smell anything coming from the barns. They may not see trucks hauling manure to neighboring fields.

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Pork: Easy, versatile and delicious

October 7, 2019 |

Pork has had a bit of a reputation for being difficult to cook to perfection. But local food writer and recipe developer Sarah Nasello says pork can be an easy and versatile addition to a menu, with just a few easy techniques.

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2019 NDSU Field Days Schedule

July 1, 2019 |

Following is a list of 2019 Annual Field Days events. Please visit the Research Extension Center and Agronomy Seed Farm websites for more details.

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Livestock operations have positive impact on area farmers, communities

June 27, 2019 |

When people see a large livestock operation, they often don’t realize the impact it can have on the community’s economy — and especially the economy for nearby farmers.

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Caring for land and animals are primary concerns for livestock producers

June 26, 2019 |

For livestock producers, taking care of their land and animals isn’t incidental to their jobs — it’s their whole purpose.

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LegenDAIRY III highlights community impact of VanBedaf Dairy

June 25, 2019 |

In the 10 years since VanBedaf Dairy opened, the surrounding community has come to regard it as an important employer and resource, as well as a provider of safe, affordable dairy products.

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AgweekTV: Dairy Impact on North Dakota Community

June 8, 2019 |

The Van Bedaf Dairy in Carrington, North Dakota hosted an event to highlight the impact the dairy industry has on the people around it.

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Undeniably dairy

June 6, 2019 |

I love pigs, but I love cows too! Although I am not an “avid” milk drinker, never really have been since youth, I do my part by supporting both the dairy and coffee industry. Thank goodness for Latte’s and splashes of milk in Americanos! I do cheese and Greek yogurt and of course the occasional ice cream.

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