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Published March 02, 2013, 04:46 PM

Farmers say 2012 was a good year for local yields and high prices

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) -- Farmers in part of our region enjoyed a growing season yield, that experts say might not come around again.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) -- Farmers in part of our region enjoyed a growing season yield, that experts say might not come around again.

They call 2012 the perfect storm of good local yields and high prices. It ended up being a nearly 2-billion dollar growing season for Barnes, Dickey, Foster, Griggs, Kidder, LaMoure, Logan, Stutsman and Wells Counties combined.

The entire state was estimated at nearly 11 billion dollars, that's up 5-billion from 2011.

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