Pierce County Tribunehttp://www.thepiercecountytribune.com/page/category.detail/nav/5045/Agricultureen-usMon, 26 Jun 2017 00:51:23 EDTMon, 26 Jun 2017 00:51:23 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssPierce County Master Gardener Pollinator Garden Updatehttp://www.thepiercecountytribune.com/page/content.detail/id/522809.htmlAs many readers are aware, Pierce County's NDSU Extension Master Gardener Model Pollinator Garden is located in the existing flower beds of the Pierce County Memorial Building on the Southeast corner of 2nd Avenue and 3rd Street Southeast.Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDTSchmidt: Reducing spray drift and its effectshttp://www.thepiercecountytribune.com/page/content.detail/id/522793.htmlHerbicide spray drift during pesticide applications is an increasing concern in agriculture.Fri, 9 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDTSchmidt: Tick season is upon ushttp://www.thepiercecountytribune.com/page/content.detail/id/522764.htmlWith warmer spring weather, tick season is officially upon us even though some folks in Pierce and surrounding counties have been seeing ticks for several weeks now. In North America, there are about 14 species of ticks.Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 EDTSchmidt: Diagnosis and treatment for spruce diseaseshttp://www.thepiercecountytribune.com/page/content.detail/id/522744.htmlBy Yolanda Schmidt County Agent Spruce trees often thrive in North Dakota under the right condition.Fri, 19 May 2017 00:00:00 EDTSchmidt: Grazing readiness progress of key species in Pierce Countyhttp://www.thepiercecountytribune.com/page/content.detail/id/522718.htmlIn North Dakota, most cool-season native range grasses typically reach grazing readiness in mid to late May, which is the recommended time to begin grazing native rang.Fri, 5 May 2017 00:00:00 EDT