Entries by Red River Farm Network

Northarvest Scholarship Applications

The Northarvest Bean Growers Association will award two, $1,000 scholarships in 2019 to children or grandchildren of Northarvest members. Northarvest is comprised of dry bean growers from North Dakota and Minnesota.   In order to be eligible for the NBGA scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Applicant’s parent or grandparent must be a current grower-member […]

2019 District Election Results

The Northarvest Bean Growers Association (NBCA) has announced district director election results. District directors elected include: District 2: David Dickson of Gilby, ND raises pinto and black beans, wheat, soybeans and sugar beets. David is active on the NBGA as vice president. He also serves on the promotion, legislative, search, scholarship and communication committees. District 5: Joe […]

Government Reopen for Three Weeks

After 35 days with a partial government shutdown, the federal government is reopening for three weeks. That will give the administration and Congress time to work out their differences on immigration and the wall. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue welcomed the reopening of the federal government, saying “preparations are being made for a smooth reestablishment of […]

Navy Bean Tender

The Agricultural Marketing Service has issued a solicitation for the procurement of navy beans for the Trade Mitigation Food Purchase and Distribution Program. Big are due Wednesday, February 6. View the solicitation