News

Goehring issues statement as Biden administration publishes Waters of the U.S. final rule

Wednesday, January 18, 2023

BISMARCK – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring issued the following statement today in response to the Biden administration publishing its final Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule.


Deadline approaching for specialty crop grant applications

Thursday, January 12, 2023

BISMARCK – The application deadline for the 2023 Specialty Crop Grants is Wednesday, Jan. 18.


Hennessy named 2023 Weed Control Partner

Tuesday, January 3, 2023

BISMARCK – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has named Jim Hennessy as the recipient of the 2023 Weed Control Partner Award.


Rescheduled Meeting Notice: Non-Profit Corporation Land Acquisition

Wednesday, December 21, 2022

BISMARCK – The Non-Profit Corporation Land Acquisition Advisory Committee is meeting Tuesday, December 27, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. in the Commission Room of the McLean County Courthouse, Washburn.


Rescheduled Meeting Notice: Pride of Dakota Advisory Council

Thursday, December 15, 2022

The Pride of Dakota Advisory Council will meet at 1 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 10, at the North Dakota Department of Agriculture’s 14th floor conference room at the State Capitol.


Meeting Notice: Agriculture Commissioner’s Noxious Weed Forum

Thursday, December 8, 2022

BISMARCK – North Dakota weed control officials will meet for the Agriculture Commissioner’s Noxious Weed Forum at 9:00 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 3, at the Bismarck Hotel & Conference Center, 800 S. 3rd St., Bismarck, ND.


Goehring announces availability of specialty crop grants

Wednesday, December 7, 2022

BISMARCK – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has announced that applications are now being accepted for 2023 Specialty Crop Grants.


Coyote Catalog available

Monday, December 5, 2022

The North Dakota Game and Fish Department and North Dakota Department of Agriculture are once again opening the Coyote Catalog, a statewide effort designed to connect committed coyote hunters and trappers with landowners who are dealing with coyotes in their areas.


EHM diagnosed in Burleigh County horse

Thursday, December 1, 2022 at 04:00 pm

BISMARCK – The North Dakota State Board of Animal Health and the North Dakota Department of Agriculture’s Animal Health Division are reminding horse owners to protect their horses from equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1). A horse in Burleigh County has been confirmed positive for equine herpesvirus myeloencephalopathy (EHM), the neurologic manifestation of the virus.