North Dakota agriculture commissioner slates drought meeting
June 23, 2017
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring is hosting a drought meeting in Mandan on Tuesday.
Goehring says it's an opportunity for farmers and ranchers, agriculture groups and agencies to talk about the drought and options available to producers.
The meeting is at the Farm Credit Services building in Mandan from 2-4 p.m. There will be speakers from North Dakota State University, the federal Agriculture Department and the Farm Service Agency.
Drought conditions have worsened dramatically in North Dakota over the past week. The U.S. Drought Monitor map shows...