The North Dakota Stockmen's Association is dedicated to uniting, protecting, promoting, educating and serving the state's beef cattle industry.

The NDSA accomplishes those goals through a variety of programs and services it offers to its members.




Member Communications

Member Alerts - stay current on news relating to the beef cattle industry, economy, politics and environmental issues.   

Social Media - follow us to get industry news

North Dakota Stockman magazine - Award-winning publication delivered to 3,000 mailboxes.

Advertising opportunities, industry and association information and more!

North Dakota Cattle Directory - biannual publication - Your source for North Dakota cattle opportunities.

Contact the NDSA to receive a free issue and ask how to place an advertisement or how to get a free listing 
Legislative Ledger - legislative updates emailed to members weekly through Legislative Session.


Events & Educational Opportunities

Spring Roundups

All Breeds Cattle Tour

Military Appreciation Day

Beyond the Bunk Workshop


Youth Events

Junior Beef Expo

Mentoring Program


Tomorrow's Top Hands Beef Leadership Summit

Discounted membership fee for students


Media & Public Relations

NDSA works to maintain effective public relations and issues management.

Speaking out in media and state and national government agencies.

Hosts meetings across the state to udate attendees on issues concerning the industry.


Lobbing & Watchdog Efforts

Monitors issues that could impact producer's business and bottomline.

Lobbies state and national lawmakers and advising administrative agencies about our industry.

Defends against environmental and animal rights extremists and unfair international trade practices.

Works to reduce unnecessary government involvement in the beef industry.