February 26, 2017

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Senate Ag Committee Holds First Farm Bill Field Hearing

The U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee heard from farmers and ranchers Thursday afternoon, hosting a farm bill field hearing at Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kansas. The hearing featured panels of farmers giving input on what they feel needs to happen with the next farm bill. The panel members consistently told lawmakers farm bill funding levels […]


NDFU Praises Trump for Support of Ethanol

North Dakota Farmers Union praised President Trump for his recent comments supporting ethanol and the renewable fuels industry. “In a time of excess supply and less demand, it’s reassuring to hear the newly elected president support ethanol,” said NDFU President Mark Watne. “Ethanol drives the demand for corn, and corn helps increase commodity prices.” “Rest […]

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Keeping It Covered at International Crops Expo – Grand Forks

Producers are gathered in Grand Forks at the Alerus Center for the International Crops Expo. Information seminars will be offered throughout the day on Wednesday and Thursday, featuring the latest in potatoes, small grains, soybeans and dry edible beans. The floor of the Alerus is packed once again for this year’s show – and we […]

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Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman will Screen at Commodity Classic

Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman, fresh from its world premiere at Sundance Film Festival, will preview at Commodity Classic in San Antonio, Texas before it airs worldwide on Discovery Channel in August. The Discovery Impact film weaves together the stories of a Montana rancher, two Kansas farmers and a handful of Gulf fishermen who feed the world […]


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