General Interest Archives

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State Convention planned for Dec.

Nov, 4 2015  |   general  |   North Dakota Farmers Union members are invited to attend the state convention set for Dec. 11-12 at the Bismarck Civic Center. The convention will offer delegates and members the... Read More

New Way to Register for State Convention

Oct, 14 2015  |   general  |  North Dakota Farmers Union has added a new way to register for state convention. This will be the same system members will use when registering for other special events or classes, updating... Read More

Celebrate Co-op Month in October

Oct, 9 2015  |   general  |  Governor Jack Dalrymple proclaimed October as “Co-op Month” on Thursday, Sept. 15, at an official proclamation signing event in Bismarck. The proclamation recognizes the... Read More

Co-ops Make a Difference on the Farm

Oct, 9 2015  |   general  |  When R Jay Paul was growing up in rural Rugby, he learned from his father, Cecil, that the local co-op was the place to do business. It’s a lesson that has stayed with him throughout... Read More

Members fly-in to Washington, D.C.

Oct, 9 2015  |   general  |  Roughly 270 Farmers Union members from 33 states gathered in Washington, D.C., Sept. 15-18, for the 2015 National Farmers Union Legislative Fly-in. North Dakota sent 38 members to the... Read More

Time to register for WILD

Oct, 9 2015  |   general  |  Registration has opened for the 4th annual WILD (Women in Leadership Development) Conference to be held Jan. 13-14 at the NDFU Conference Center in Jamestown. Ali Vincent, Season 5 winner... Read More

Flying Drones in North Dakota

Oct, 9 2015  |   general  |  Two North Dakota Farmers Union Insurance agents are taking technology to another level. Both Shaun Sipma of Minot and Tyler Van Bruggen of Valley City have purchased drones to better serve... Read More

TeleHeart services revealed

Oct, 9 2015  |   general  |  Cardiac patients in rural North Dakota may soon have access to real-time, face-to-face interaction with Minneapolis Heart Institute® cardiologists through TeleHeart services... Read More

Starting an Alumni Association

Aug, 28 2015  |   general  |  It’s time to get reacquainted and reconnected with North Dakota Farmers Union. That’s what the NDFU Alumni Association is all about. Program Coordinator Brittany McInnes... Read More

Minot agent assists with Farm Rescue

Aug, 28 2015  |   general  |  Farming is not just a job. It’s a way of life and when tragedy strikes, it could mean the end of the family farm or ranch. That’s why Farm Rescue was created and that’s... Read More

Harnessing the sun for research

Aug, 28 2015  |   general  |  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... Read More