Workshop to focus on numerous agricultural topics

Amy Magstadt, associate director of communications, (701) 483-2595,

A workshop entitled “Reclamation-Bringing Ideas Together” will be held Tuesday, Feb. 26, from 8:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Biesiot Activities Center, 398 State Ave. Cost is $20 if registered by Friday, Feb. 15, or $25 at the door. Lunch will be provided.

Guest speakers, including Dr. Brenda Schladweiler, Dr. Eric Brevik and several others, will be highlighting and discussing topics pertaining to soil, oil well sites in North Dakota, erosion control and reclamation, research on grassland planting, effect of cover crops on perennial grass seedings and controlling invasive weeds.

The workshop is sponsored by Dickinson State University, BKS Environmental Associates, Inc., North Dakota State University Extension Service, Society for Range Management and Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education.

For more information or to register, contact the Dickinson State University Department of Agricultural and Technical Studies at 701.483.2185 or Toby Stroh at