The five Republican candidates for North Dakotaâ€™s only seat in the U.S. House of Representatives will debate for the first time Wednesday night on the VCSU campus.
The debate will include Public Service Commissioner Kevin Cramer of Bismarck; former Department of Commerce Commissioner Shane Goettle of Bismarck/Mandan; state Representative Bette Grande of Fargo; Public Service Commissioner Brian Kalk of Bismarck; and state Representative Kim Koppelman of Fargo.
VALLEY CITY, N.D. (AP) â€” A state Department of Commerce program that helps developers of North Dakota farm products is funding five projects this quarter.
The grants from the Agricultural Products Utilization Commission total more than $170,000.
North Dakota State University is getting the most money â€” grants of about $60,000 and $25,000 for research on fertilizer and vegetables.
The North Dakota State University Feedlot School has been scheduled for Jan. 24 and 25 at the university's Carrington Research Extension Center.
The course will focus on feedlot production, nutrition, waste management and marketing.