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April 26, 2023

It's down to the wire and it's all about balancing the budget

The 68th Legislative Assembly is drawing to a close, but the state budget still needs to be balanced. Straight Talk host Emmery Mehlhoff visits with House Appropriations Committee chairman Rep. Don Vigesaa in the newest episode.

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April 19, 2023

What two freshman legislators say about serving

In an excerpt from last week's Straight Talk podcast, Senator Judy Estenson and Representative Karen Anderson talk about serving in the state Legislature.

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April 14, 2023

A day in the life of a lobbyist

NDFB Public Policy Director Pete Hanebutt shares his typical day during the Legislative Assembly for My NDFB Life.

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April 12, 2023

Freshman legislators share what they learned

Our polarized society makes assumptions that the people serving in our Legislature only want to win instead of doing the right thing. Learn why that's not true from two North Dakota legislators in a new Straight Talk podcast.

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April 12, 2023

Judge's ruling blocks Biden administration WOTUS rule

American Farm Bureau issued a statement today after U.S. District Court Judge Daniel Hovland granted a preliminary injunction blocking the Administration's WOTUS rule.

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April 7, 2023

God sends small reminders when we need them

A new post on My NDFB Life by staff member Becca Hennessy.

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April 5, 2023

Limiting ESG impacts in North Dakota

This week we share highlights from last week's Straight Talk podcast with Representative Anna Novak, talking about her bill to limit ESG impacts to North Dakota.

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April 5, 2023

NDFB Foundation helps sponsor farm safety camps

The NDFB Foundation is providing financial support to Farm Safety Camps hosted by NDSU Extension this summer.

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April 3, 2023

NDFB Scholarship Winners Announced

The NDFB Promotion and Education Committee announced ten individuals who have been awarded $1,000 scholarships through the NDFB Foundation.

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March 31, 2023

New H-2A wage rate calculations will hurt farmers

New methodolgy for calculating the Adverse Effect Wage Rate took effect yesterday. AFBF shares why it will hurt farmers.

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March 29, 2023

Is North Dakota investing in anti-ag companies?

A new Straight Talk with NDFB podcast dropped today and features District 33 Rep. Anna Novak on ESG standards and why she introduced a bill -- HB 1429 -- to address concerns with those standards.

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March 22, 2023

Weather watch: an excerpt

There is a bill in the Legislature involving weather modification and Straight Talk podcast host Emmery Mehlhoff visited with the legislator who submitted it. We share an excerpt from that podcast.

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March 20, 2023

Is it worth volunteering?

NDFB is an member organization that can only be successful when we have active volunteers. Read five reasons why volunteering for NDFB is rewarding.

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March 16, 2023

Pizza drawing winners announced

The art contest winners for NDFB Week have been announced.

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