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Seventh annual Precision Ag Action Summit held

Seventh annual Precision Ag Action Summit held

North Dakota Farmers Union and Praxis Strategy Group hosted the seventh annual Precision Agriculture Action Summit on Jan. 15-16 at the NDFU Conference Center. NDFU Cooperative Specialist Jason McKenney said the event was a success. “The summit turned out very well,”...

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Farmers Union opposed to repeal of tax provision

Farmers Union opposed to repeal of tax provision

Efforts by U.S. senators to reform a tax provision that was newly passed into law in December may not be in the best interest of farmers or the viability of cooperatives, according to Mark Watne, North Dakota Farmers Union president. The provision in question involves...

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FUSA purchases agency in Arkansas

FUSA purchases agency in Arkansas

Farmers Union Service Association (FUSA) and Farmers Union Mutual Insurance Company (FUMIC-ND) announced an expansion of their customer base beyond North Dakota to the state of Arkansas. FUSA recently purchased the Eagle Agency, the exclusive marketer of Farmers Union...

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WILD Spotlight: Miranda Wyum

WILD Spotlight: Miranda Wyum

As a mother of three – two boys and a daughter – Miranda Wyum and her family are very busy. “We farm and ranch in southeast North Dakota, near the Sheyenne grasslands.” And while some may see farming and ranching as typically a male occupation, Miranda grew up with...

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WATNE: NDFU hosting economic summit

Thank you to all the members for the great turnout at state convention. We had more than 750 participants, which set a record for recent years. While the warm weather was a contributing factor, I truly believe Farmers Union’s grassroots policy development and action...

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