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Application Deadline for Hay Lottery Approaching
The hay will be distributed through a lottery drawing early next month
NORTH DAKOTA — Time is running out for drought-impacted ranchers in the Northern Plains to apply for a hay lottery.
The application deadline for ranchers in the Dakotas and Montana is Thursday.
North Dakota’s Agriculture Department, NDSU and the Michigan-based nonprofit Ag Community Relief earlier this month announced the program to accept hay donations at a site near the Fargo campus.
The hay will be distributed through a lottery drawing early next month.
Each state will have a drawing.
Dozens of semitrailer loads of hay have been donated, and more than 1,000 ranchers in the three states have applied.