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NDFU cautiously optimistic about farm and ranch relief

NDFU cautiously optimistic about farm and ranch relief

North Dakota Farmers Union is hopeful the new Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) will provide critical relief to family farmers and ranchers. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently announced the program, which will provide $19 billion to...

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Olson leads cooperative training

  Education is a prime component of the Quentin Burdick Center for Cooperatives. Led by Dr. Frayne Olson, the center hosted leadership training for the second consecutive year, holding sessions for co-op directors in Grand Forks (Feb. 25) and Bismarck (Feb. 27)....

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Why the census counts

Why the census counts

  The census has always had a public relations problem. Its benefits aren’t immediately felt, it takes a tremendous amount of coordination and time, and it’s voluntary. Getting citizens to participate is no easy task. “It’s hard to come up with something really...

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Empowering others through RLND

Empowering others through RLND

    Sandy Franke of Jamestown admits she doesn’t have any “great desire” to run for the state legislature, but she feels ready to take the next step in her promotion of agriculture and leadership. Likewise, Donna Georgeson of Michigan, N.D., would like to...

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