August

 
 
Happy National Sandwich Month!
 
Whether it's bread, buns, pitas or tortillas,
make sure you fill it with beef!
 
"Love is a beef sandwich"  
 
  
We are now on Pinterest!
 
 
Sink your teeth into your favorite beef sandwich or try something new!
 
   
Don't forget about the 'grand-daddy' of sandwiches, the hamburger! 
 

 

 
 
 
NDSA Convention & Trade Show

 
Make plans to attend the
85th NDSA Annual Convention & Trade Show, Sept. 25-27
Grand Dakota Lodge, Dickinson
 
 
 
Ditch the Rule
 
New definition of Waters of the United States (WOTUS)
will increase burdens and costs for producers.
 
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Corps of Engineers have proposed to change the definition of "waters of the United States".
 
 
#ditchtherule
 
 
 
Tomorrow's Top Hands Beef Leadership Summit
 
This inaugural leadership and team-building event will be held Oct. 16-18, at the Holiday Inn in Fargo.

The event is open to youth ages 16-20 who have an interest in the beef industry.

Topics will include effective communication, teamwork, advocacy, media training, college and career prep, and more.

 
 
Membership Contest
 
The NDSA has been representing North Dakota's cattle industry for over 84 years.
Our priority is to protect your legacy.
 
Join the grassroots organization and engage in the process
to address the issues crucial to the beef industry.
 
♦ Farm Bill priorities
♦ Grazing Improvement Act
♦ US Dept. of Transportation's Truck Size & Weight Limits
♦ ND Greater Sage-Grouse Management Plan
♦ ND Common-Sense Conservation Coalition
♦ Proposed Gray Wolf removal from the Endangered Species List & listing of
the Mexican Wolf as an endangered species
♦ Trade isses
♦ Private property rights
♦ Disaster relief
Death tax
 
The NDSA is working hard on these issues and so much more to protect the future of the beef industry.
 
Your membership is an investment in your future.
 
Join now - there is strength in numbers.
 
 
 
Your membership commitment is an investment in your industry and your future!
 
Already a member?
The NDSA offers recruiting incentives.
 
Top recruiter wins a 1-year use of a 7' x 24'
Platinum aluminum stock trailer similar to the one shown below
donated by Leanin' Pole Arena of Killdeer:
 
 
 
 
 
New members and recruiters are also eligible to win Bull Bucks.
 
Bull Bucks is sponsored by area seedstock producers and is valued at $1,750.
 
Special edition vests
 
 
 
North Dakota Cattle Directory
 
 
 
Do you have the latest
North Dakota Cattle Directory?
 
 
 

 

 

Livestock Stewardship
 

Above, a calf gets help learning to nurse.

 
Stories of Stewardship
 
Ranchers Care For Animals.
 
Ranchers work hard caring for their livestock,
their livlihood depends on it.
 
Do you have a story of animal stewardship
you would like to share?
 
 
to share your story.

 

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News Stories
 
Proposed Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks Amendment is not the right choice for North Dakotans.
 
 
 
 
Upcoming Events
 
Aug. 31 - NDSA Top Recruiter contest deadline.
 
Sept. 11 - NDSA Annual Convention & Trade Show pre-registration deadline.
 
Sept. 16-18 - 2014 ND Range Management School
 
 
Oct. 10 - All Breeds Cattle Tour, Jamestown
 
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Stock Talk
 
Listen to us Thursday mornings on KDIX.
 
 
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