North Dakota State Legislature
Through lobbying and watchdog efforts, the NDSA is at the capital every day monitoring bills and testifying at hearings on issues that could affect cattle producer's business and their bottomline.
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Visit our legislative information page.
Dietary Guidelines comment period extended
 National Nutrition Month
Beef is a nutritional powerhouse.
Did you know beef has 10 essential nutrients in each serving?
Beef in an Optimal Lean Diet (BOLD) is a study that shows that eating lean beef can help lower cholesterol as part of a heart-healthy diet.
There are eight cuts of beef that carry the American Heart Association's Heart-Check mark.
Beef today compared to 30 years ago:
♦ External fat has decreased 80 percent.
♦ A sirloin steak contains
34 percent less fat.
♦ Half the fatty acids in beef are
mono-unsaturated -
the same heart-healthy
type of fat contained in olive oil.
Employment Opportunities
The North Dakota Stockmen's Association has the following employment opportunities:
Part-time brand inspectors
Brand inspector positions are open at Kist Livestock in Mandan and Stockmen's Livestock in Dickinson.
Contact Stan Misek at (701) 223-2522 or
2014-15 Membership Contest

Thank you, Action Motor Sports of Mandan, for sponsoring
NDSA's 2014-15 Top Recruiter contest!
The person who recruits the most members from Sept. 1, 2014 to Aug. 31, 2015 will win a one year lease of a Polaris Ranger 570 side-by-side
similar to the one pictured to the left.
Click here for more information on the 2014-15 Top Recruiter Contest.


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North Dakota Stockmen's Association
407 S. 2nd St.
Bismarck, ND 58504
(701) 223-2522

Uniting, protecting, promoting, educating and serving North Dakota's beef cattle industry over 85 years.