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Created: 8/30/19 (Fri) | Topic: Leadership        

Building character

Building character

By John Jacobson, NDFB Director of Member Relations

Where has this summer gone? It seems like it was only a month ago calving was in full swing and preparations were being made for spring planting. I don’t think there is a single part of the state that has enjoyed ideal conditions this year.

Everyone is dealing with different problems but issues this growing season have been plentiful. I take pride in the fact that no matter how insurmountable the circumstances, farmers and ranchers do a pretty darn good job of taking everything in stride and making the best of whatever situations are thrown at them.

It’s that kind of character that organizations like 4-H instill in our young people. Read the rest of John's post on My NDFB Life.


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