KFB – Ranchers in North Dakota are experiencing extreme drought conditions and are looking for producers outside of the state who may have the capacity to dry lot cattle or provide pasture.
Kansas producers who have hay to sell or with pasture or hay land to rent can call a hotline set up for ranchers affected by the drought. The phone number is 701-425-8454.
Individuals who contact the hotline will provide their name, contact information and what they can provide. They will then be entered into the Drought Hotline database to be matched up with other individuals.
The hotline is answered weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Callers can also leave a message on evenings and weekends. The service is free of charge.