News & Events - Overview
North Dakota Farm Bureau has taken action to oppose a proposed constitutional ballot measure to create a special fund for wildlife and conservation programs. The action was taken by the NDFB Board of Directors during its recent meeting in Fargo.
Topic: | Publish Date: 2/06/12 (Mon)
An editorial by Lynne Finnerty - Ever heard of the hype cycle Created by Internet consulting firm Gartner, Inc., the theory goes like this. New technology goes through a cycle, including a “technology trigger” phase, in which it generates excitement and press coverage; a “peak of inflated expectations” phase, in which the hype leads to unrealistic expectations...
Topic: Education | Publish Date: 2/03/12 (Fri)
The February-March edition of Focus, North Dakota Farm Bureau's official publication, edited by Joey Tigges, is posted.
Topic: | Publish Date: 2/02/12 (Thu)
Two young farm families were elected to the North Dakota Farm Bureau Young Farmers and Ranchers Committee, during the YF&R Leadership Conference at the Holiday Inn Fargo, January 27-29.
Topic: Leadership | Publish Date: 2/01/12 (Wed)
Four young people from around the state were named the finalists in the North Dakota Farm Bureau Young Farmer and Rancher Challenge, held at the YF&R Leadership Conference in Fargo, January 27-29.
Topic: Leadership | Publish Date: 1/31/12 (Tue)
Are you considering a run for political office in North Dakota? If so, consider attending North Dakota Farm Bureau's Campaign Management Seminar in April.
Topic: Events | Publish Date: 1/30/12 (Mon)
The 2012 YF&R Leadership Conference is underway at the Holiday Inn in Fargo. There will be tweets and Facebook posts and much more throughout the event, so watch the hastage #ndyfr12 on Twitter...
Topic: Events | Publish Date: 1/27/12 (Fri)
The American Farm Bureau Federation strongly criticized a bill pushed by the Humane Society of the United States and the United Egg Producers to implement an agreement they reached to replace decades of science-based animal care practices with strict government control.
Topic: Issues | Publish Date: 1/25/12 (Wed)
North Dakota Farm Bureau will be at the KMOT Ag Expo in Minot, January 25-27, educating consumers young and old on the importance of agriculture and the petition to safeguard farming and ranching practices in the North Dakota Constitution.
Topic: Events | Publish Date: 1/24/12 (Tue)
If anyone doubted that the Humane Society of the United States would be moving operations into North Dakota, think again. The Red River Farm Network reported in its latest newsletter...
Topic: Issues | Publish Date: 1/23/12 (Mon)
We're looking for farmers to participate in a University of Michigan hearing study. And you could make a little money doing it, too.
Topic: Education | Publish Date: 1/20/12 (Fri)
Want to meet a farmer? Go to our virtual farm tour page and you can meet several.
Topic: Education | Publish Date: 1/19/12 (Thu)
The deadline for the room block at the Holiday Inn in Fargo for the YF&R Leadership Conference and the Youth Leadership Conference has been extended to January 20.
Topic: Events | Publish Date: 1/16/12 (Mon)
We have new updated savings codes for our members at Horseloverz.com.
Topic: Benefits | Publish Date: 1/13/12 (Fri)
National farm policy should be rewritten this year to establish a program that protects farmers from catastrophic revenue losses by using a flexible combination of fiscally responsible tools, said voting delegates at the American Farm Bureau Federation’s 93rd Annual Meeting.
Topic: Issues | Publish Date: 1/12/12 (Thu)