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Burgum declares drought disaster for counties and tribal nations as extreme conditions spread
Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 10:00am
https://www.governor.nd.gov/media-center/executive-ordersGov. Burgum has declared a drought disaster for nearly all of North Dakota, paving the way for additional response and assistance from state and federal agencies.
Burgum waives hauling permit fees to help drought-stricken ranchers
Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 4:30pm
BISMARCK, N.D. – As part of ongoing efforts to help farmers and ranchers hit hard by extreme drought conditions, Gov.
$500,000 released for livestock water supply program; Burgum applauds release of additional CRP acres
Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 5:00pm
Gov. Burgum voted with the State Water Commission to release an additional $500,000 for the Drought Disaster Livestock Water Supply Program to assist ranchers dealing with harsh drought conditions.
Burgum, Cramer lead TV White Space initiative promoting new wireless broadband technology in rural America
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 10:00am
Gov. Burgum and Congressman Kevin Cramer announced they will begin circulating letters for signature within the House of Representatives and across all 50 states to encourage the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to adopt new spectrum standards so a breakthrough high-speed wireless broadband technology can be made available across the United States, and specifically rural America.