Watne Reelected NDFU President

Watne Reelected NDFU President

Mark Watne of Velva was reelected to an 11th one-year term as North Dakota Farmers Union president by more than 500 members and voting delegates attending the organization’s 97th annual state convention Dec. 15-16 in Bismarck. In his address to members, Watne...

DELIVERING ON CONSERVATION

NDFU to lead state pilot that could deliver $13M to N.D. farmers, ranchers for conservation practices By Chris Aarhus, NDFU North Dakota producers are about to receive a little extra incentive to bolster conservation practices on their operations. North Dakota has...
NDFU state convention kicks off Dec. 15-16 in Bismarck

NDFU state convention kicks off Dec. 15-16 in Bismarck

North Dakota Farmers Union, the state’s largest farm organization, kicks off its 97th annual state convention on Friday, Dec. 15, at the Bismarck Event Center. Ag education will be front and center at the convention through a series of breakout sessions focused on...
Watne issues statement on farm bill extension

Watne issues statement on farm bill extension

North Dakota Farmers Union President Mark Watne issued the following statement after the U.S. Senate passed a House continuing resolution yesterday that will fund the government and extend the 2018 Farm Bill through Sept. 2024: “NDFU appreciates Congress’ work to pass...

GENERATIONS OF GRASSROOTS

Long-involved in ND’s cooperative movement, the Sickler family of southwest North Dakota continues generations of commitment to Farmers Union   With farmers and ranchers busy in their respective fields and pastures, they need a voice to represent their...
Farm succession planning workshop set for Dec. 14

Farm succession planning workshop set for Dec. 14

Establishing a long-range plan for the ownership of a family’s farm or ranch is the focus of a one-day workshop on succession planning being held Thursday, Dec. 14, at the Bismarck Event Center. The free educational workshop is hosted by North Dakota Farmers Union in...