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North Dakota cattle, like the ones shown here on Monday west of Dickinson, are seeing a slight comeback in the state. North Dakota producers have helped rank the state ninth in the nation for cattle numbers. Press Photo by April Baumgarten

Counting cattle: North Dakota inventory numbers up; U.S. hits 40-year low

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While the U.S. continues to lose cattle, North Dakota is moving up to the head of the herd.

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April Baumgarten
April Baumgarten joined The Dickinson Press as the assistant editor in January 2014 and was named news editor in October 2014. She helps lead a team of top-notch news reporters and plays a role in coordinating design for western North Dakota's award-winning newspaper. She grew up on a ranch 10 miles southeast of Belfield, where her family continues to raise registered Hereford cattle. She double majored in communications and history/political science at Jamestown College, now known as University of Jamestown. During her time at the college,  she worked as a reporter and editor-in-chief for the university's newspaper, The Collegian. Baumgarten previously worked for The Dickinson Press as the Dickinson city government and energy reporter in 2011 before becoming the editor of the Hazen Star and Center Republican, where she helped the two newspapers win numerous awards.   
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