Northern Plains and Dakota Valley Co-ops have launched a new research proje

Harnessing the sun for research

Cooperatives  |  Northern Plains Electric (NPEC) and Dakota Valley Electric (DVEC) Cooperatives have teamed up to launch the first research project on solar power in the state.Manager of Member Communications Katie... Read More

Verdale Anderson built a special shed to house his collection.

Farmer makes and collects toys

General  |  He can make something out of any scrap of wood or piece of metal. He sees potential in everything. For Verdale Anderson, nothing is impossible.All around his Heimdal, N.D. farmstead, Anderson has... Read More

A new tool has been created to connect membership with NFU activities.

NFU opens new Action Center

General  |  National Farmers Union (NFU) has worked to make meaningful public policy changes on the federal level. To help connect members to their activities, NFU has created a new Action Center. This action... Read More

Bee hives are placed in a canola field in Cavalier County.

A Buzz About Bees

Legislation  |  Beekeepers look across the yellow fields of canola and see a land of opportunity. In Cavalier County, farmers and landowners see a completely different picture.To help bridge the relationship... Read More

Karly Held will serve on the 2016 NYAC.

NYAC elected

Education  |  A new group of six Farmers Union leaders will be representing the thousands of Farmers Union young people across the country for the next year as members of the 2015-16National Youth Advisory... Read More

Example of sulfur deficient corn.

Watch for sulfur deficiency

Education  |  Sulfur deficiency could be a big problem in corn this year, North Dakota State University Extension Service soil science specialist Dave Franzen warns.“Sulfur (S) deficiency in corn is as... Read More



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