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Watne speaks in Moscow

Watne speaks in Moscow

North Dakota Farmers Union (NDFU) President Mark Watne returned from Moscow, Russia, this week after speaking at a general assembly gathering of the World Farmers’ Organisation (WFO). He presented information on U.S. multi-peril crop insurance, and shared ideas on...

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WILD SPOTLIGHT: Patti Patrie

WILD SPOTLIGHT: Patti Patrie

Patti Patrie of Bowdon is a natural born community leader.  Patti has been involved in North Dakota Farmers Union since 1998 after attending a Farmers Union women’s conference in Minnesota where Heidi Heitkamp motivated the attendees to advocate for agriculture and be...

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NDFU calls for temporary waiver

NDFU calls for temporary waiver

North Dakota Farmers Union (NDFU) is calling on North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring to request a temporary two- to three-week waiver of hours of service requirements for commercial drivers to get anhydrous ammonia and other inputs to farmers. Goehring...

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Osborn speaks at Grand Forks county event

Osborn speaks at Grand Forks county event

Grand Forks County Farmers Union hosted UND legend and former Minnesota Vikings running back Dave Osborn on April 18 at Gorecki Alumni Center on the campus of the University of North Dakota. Osborn, a North Dakota Farmers Union member and native of Cando, talked about...

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WILD SPOTLIGHT: Melissa Pfennig

WILD SPOTLIGHT: Melissa Pfennig

Melissa Pfennig of McClusky is a new leader within the Farmers Union community and has high hopes to bring new life and programs to the organization. She was recently elected president of the Sheridan County board in October 2017 and wants to start a farm safety show...

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