USDA APHIS Approves Regional
Argentina, Brazil beef imports
The North Dakota Stockmen's Association is opposed to USDA APHIS' final rule regarding imports from regions in Brazil and Argentina due to foot-and-mouth disease risk.





Dalrymple Statement Regarding Multistate Lawsuit To Block EPA's "Waters of the United States" Rule

President signs Trade Promotion Authority into law.
This bipartisan trade bill will pave the way for stronger economic growth, reinforce America's role as a leader in promoting
free enterprise around the world and provide Congress
the oversight it needs to ensure every agreement will work for American farmers and ranchers.

July is National Grilling Month!
Grilling is one of America's most favorit summer activities.
In fact, 65% of grillers say it's one of their favorite summer activities and 64% admit to grilling at least once a week in the summer months.
2015 is brand renewal year
All North Dakota brands will expire Jan. 1, 2016,
unless they are renewed during the designated renewal period.
All North Dakota brandowners will receive a renewal notice
in the mail in early August and they will have between then and Dec. 31, 2015, to renew their brand.
If you have moved within the last five years,
please notify NDSA Brand Recorder Rachael Preusse of your new address by calling (701) 2223-2522
or e-mailing
so your renewal notice gets delivered to you.
The NDSA is proud to sponsor the 4th Annual Beefin It Up; Fuel for the Finish 5K Run/Walk & 10k Run.
Enter by Sept. 1 for reduced rate.
100% of the proceeds will help the North Dakota CattleWomen provide North Dakota elementary students educational materials about livestock production, beef nutrition and ranch life.
FREE beef refueling meal for participants and spectators!


Upcoming Events
July 3 - NDSA office closed in observance of Independence Day
July 4 - Independence Day
July 7-12 - Red River Valley Fair, West Fargo
July 14 - NDSA Feeder Council Meeting & Golf Classic, Washburn
July 15-18 - Cattle Industry Summer Conference, Denver, Co.
July 17-25 - North Dakota State Fair, Minot
July 21 - Military Appreciation Day, Minot
Stock Talk
NDSA reports Thursday mornings on KDIX.