March 11, 2022

What does it mean to be happy?

Topic: Leadership

By Emmery Mehlhoff, NDFB Public Policy Liaison

NDFB hosted an art contest this week where students across the state drew the crops North Dakota is #1. Students drew pictures showing North Dakota first in the production of several crops such as spring wheat, sunflowers, canola, edible beans, flaxseed, and honey. 

You may also remember a couple of years ago when North Dakota was rated the happiest state in the nation. 

But what does it mean to be happy? 

In the “pursuit of happiness,” people chase many things. More land? Faster horses? Older whisky? More money? The pursuit of happiness is endless as our goals become higher and our wants more, feeling like “the next thing” will bring lasting happiness.

Read the rest of Emmery's post on My NDFB Life.