N.D. duo interns at NDFU restaurants

N.D. duo interns at NDFU restaurants

By Farmers Restaurant Group  Farmers Restaurant Group welcomed two interns this summer ­– Cassidy Neidviecky and Derrick Fox, who made their way to our D.C. restaurants straight from their hospitality studies at North Dakota State College of Science. Partnering with...
FUI, baseball teams join to support donation to GPFB

FUI, baseball teams join to support donation to GPFB

DICKINSON — Blue barrels from Great Plains Food Bank made the rounds throughout western North Dakota this summer, as Farmers Union Insurance worked with three wood-bat league teams to incentivize fans into bringing canned goods to the ballpark. The Badlands Big Sticks...
Trade relief package isn’t a cure-all

Trade relief package isn’t a cure-all

The Trump administration’s announcement this week to distribute more than $6 billion in aid to farmers hurt by trade tariffs is welcome but will not make producers whole, said Mark Watne, president of North Dakota Farmers Union. Half of the $12 billion in funds...
Raising awareness with Farmer’s Share meal

Raising awareness with Farmer’s Share meal

The hog farmer receives only 70 cents for every pound of bacon with a retail cost of $5.63. The dairy farmer receives only $1.39 for a gallon of milk costing $4.49. The wheat farmer receives only 13 cents for every $3.49 spent on bread. The rancher receives only $1.93...