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Taxing potash

By Dave Thompson

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Bismarck, ND – Potash is a high quality fertilizer. One company has started drilling test wells in northwestern North Dakota to determine its quality -- and there are predictions that it could be another "boom" for that region. Now, as Prairie Public's Dave Thompson reports, state lawmakers are trying to come up with a way to tax it -- that's fair to the company and to local governments.