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February 8, 2016
Ballot language approved for referendum on corporate farming law
February 8, 2016 - 12:07pm
July 21, 2015
N.D. voters to decide fate of corporate ownership of dairy, swine operations
July 21, 2015 - 2:45pm
May 16, 2015
Kent Swenson pets one of his dairy cows on Wednesday at the Dusty Willows Dairy in Lakota. While the dairy industry appears to be dwindling in North Dakota, Dusty Willows is still thriving. (Logan Werlinger/Forum News Service)
Despite decline in industry, Lakota’s Dusty Willow Dairy still going strong
May 16, 2015 - 11:31pm
May 14, 2015
NDFU ‘confident’ in corporate farming vote
May 14, 2015 - 3:55pm
March 20, 2015
Governor signs bill easing corporate farming ban for dairy, swine operations
March 20, 2015 - 3:04pm
March 19, 2015
Bill allowing corporate-owned dairy, swine operations on way to governor’s desk
March 19, 2015 - 3:32pm
March 16, 2015
Rep. Marvin Nelson, D-Rolla, urges members of the House to vote against SB 2351, a bill that would relax the North Dakota corporate farm bill to allow exceptions for dairy and hog producers. The bill passed by a vote of 56-37 in floor action on Monday, March 16, 2015. (Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune)
House votes to lift corporate farming ban for dairy, swine; bill now goes back to Senate
March 16, 2015 - 9:17pm
February 19, 2015
Corporate farming bill gets do-pass recommendation
February 19, 2015 - 10:25pm
February 13, 2015
Press Photo by April Baumgarten
Cattle graze and roam in a pasture on Sept. 1 west of Dickinson. A bill that would partially lift North Dakota’s ban on corporate farming drew debate in the state Legislature on Friday.
Changes to anti-corporate farming law debated: Bill draws support from dairy, pork industry
February 13, 2015 - 11:36pm
January 18, 2015
Kenton Holle stands inside a large barn housing hundreds of dairy cows at the family operated Northern Lights Dairy Farm last week south of Mandan. The dairy farm milks the cows three times a day, seven days a week.
Drop in dairy discouraging: Some say corporations should be allowed to own dairy operations in N.D.
January 18, 2015 - 9:46pm
June 19, 2014
Mandan dairy farm offering free breakfast
June 19, 2014 - 11:35pm
July 23, 2013
Press Photo by Dustin Monke
The shelves at Dan's Super Market North feature a variety of milk substitutes, some that don't even need refrigeration before opening.
Got milk substitute? Several factors lead to people ditching dairy products for non-dairy replacements
July 23, 2013 - 12:00am
January 30, 2013
Midwest Dairy Association seeks collaboration to increase nationwide consumption
January 30, 2013 - 12:00am
August 17, 2012
Dean Karsky stops to greet a dairy cow Wednesday afternoon while doing a walk-through in the barn on his Dickinson dairy farm. Karsky owns one of a dwindling number of dairy farms that remain in North Dakota, which is the 35th largest milk-producing state in the nation, according to the Midwest Dairy Association. The association estimates that The Peace Garden State produces 40 million gallons of milk, even as the state's total number of dairy producers is on the decline.
Evaporating milk: ND dairy farms dwindle in number
August 17, 2012 - 12:00am
July 6, 2012
Consumers asked to pay more for milk to save farms
July 6, 2012 - 12:00am