Happy National Sandwich Month!
Whether it's bread, buns, pitas or tortillas,
make sure you fill it with beef!
"Love is a beef sandwich"  
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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".
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
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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.



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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