Farming In North Dakota's Oil Patch

Farming in western North Dakota has never been easy, but the oil boom has created a whole set of challenges.

Published on: Oct 3, 2012

Traffic is one of the biggest headaches for people who are trying to farm and ranch in the middle of western North Dakota's oil boom .

For anyone who doesn't live there, it's hard to imagine what farmers are talking about without seeing it for yourself.

Click on the video to get a glimpse of what was going on at the intersection of Highways 85 and 23 in Watford City, N.D., at about 5 p.m. on a recent Wednesday.
Farming In North Dakotas Oil Patch
Farming In North Dakota's Oil Patch