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WILD hosts successful conference

The sky was the limit on Sept. 13-14 at the NDFU state office when more than 50 women from across the state gathered for a leadership conference. The event kicked off with Ladies Night on the 13th with shopping, networking activities and a self-defense informational...

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LFP can provide financial help to ranchers

LFP can provide financial help to ranchers

With the drought affecting ranching families across North Dakota this year, the Farm Service Agency encourages ranchers to take advantage of the Livestock Forage Program (LFP). According to FSA, LFP “provides compensation to eligible livestock producers who have...

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WATNE: NDFU sends 47 to national fly-in

WATNE: NDFU sends 47 to national fly-in

  The genesis of this column is a question I was asked from a reporter following an NFU fly-in to Washington, D.C., Sept. 11-13: “What is the importance of doing a fly-in?” I think it is a fair question, but perhaps it’s more of a symptom of the times and...

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Read October’s Union Farmer

Read October’s Union Farmer

Learn about Brad Fritel and his love of co-ops for co-op month, as well as NDFU's plan for delivering regional products to the restaurants in Washington, D.C., and this year's fly-in to the nation's capital. http://issuu.com/ndfu/docs/uf-october17?e=4843143/53894140

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Martinez finishes internship at restaurants

Martinez finishes internship at restaurants

Eli Martinez has hopes of one day being a private chef. The North Dakota State College of Science student, from Tioga, took a step in the right direction in 2017. Over the summer, the culinary student took an internship at Farmers and Distillers, one of North Dakota...

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Undem, Leader-Chivee to speak at WILD conference

In September, a group of WILD ladies are getting together at the North Dakota Farmers Union state office in Jamestown for a two-day conference full of networking, shopping, and great presenters. The conference features two keynote speakers in Rebecca Undem and Lauren...

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