WATNE: Farmers need market reform

The commodity harvest for grains and oilseeds is happening in North Dakota. It’s the time of year when we celebrate our hard work and hope to reap the benefits of a good harvest. Sadly, we are facing low commodity prices across the board that will limit profitability...

WATNE: NDFU works hard for all producers

Where’s the beef? This question originated from a Wendy’s commercial that was trendy a number of years ago. Consumers should be asking this same question now. Because ranchers have plenty of cattle to sell but consumers are unable to find meat in the store, and why is...
Pierce County Farmers Union donates to Rugby Food Pantry

Pierce County Farmers Union donates to Rugby Food Pantry

Pierce County Farmers Union (PCFU) ordinarily does a co-op meal at the Pierce County Fair each summer, but not with the ongoing pandemic. Instead, the organization teamed with the Rugby Food Pantry and donated time and money. With the help of a $500 Community Stewards...