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Livestock Alliance holds annual summit

Livestock Alliance holds annual summit

Livestock has a big role to play in the future of North Dakota, according to Amber Boeshans. The executive director of the North Dakota Livestock Alliance welcomed folks from all areas of agriculture to the North Dakota Livestock Summit on Jan. 14 at Black Leg Ranch...

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PRECISION AG: Putting tech to good use

PRECISION AG: Putting tech to good use

John Nowatski, an agricultural machines specialist for North Dakota State University, believes the technology involved in precision agriculture doesn’t matter if it isn’t put to good use. Nowatski was part of a panel titled, “Current and Future Impacts of Precision...

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NDFU says China trade deal is good first step forward

North Dakota Farmers Union President Mark Watne called today’s signing of a partial trade deal between the U.S. and China a good first step toward resolving the ongoing trade war between the two countries. “We hope this first phase of the deal is real and not just...

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NDFU says USMCA helpful but missed opportunity on COOL

North Dakota Farmers Union President Mark Watne made the following statement on today’s passage in the U.S. House of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) on trade. “The USMCA will provide important stability, especially since Canada and Mexico were our...

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Watne reelected NDFU president

Watne reelected NDFU president

Mark Watne of Velva was reelected to a seventh year as North Dakota Farmers Union president by more than 600 members attending the organization’s 93rd annual state convention this past weekend, Dec. 13-14, in Bismarck. “I’m deeply honored to have the opportunity to...

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FUI’s Season of Giving

As the holidays approach, a new online video series about Farmers Union Insurance (FUI) illustrates giving isn’t just a season but is business-as-usual for a company that defines itself on being there when called…and whenever possible. The video series shares six...

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