China’s purchase of more U.S. farmland has stirred up concerns over national security. The newly purchased land in Grand Forks, North Dakota, is located in proximity to Grand Forks Air Force Base, causing many to question whether this purchase has national security implications.
North Dakota’s state attorney general’s office approved Bill Gates’ recent purchase of 2,100 acres of farmland. The attorney general’s office scrutinized the initial investment based on the state’s barring of corporations and limited liability companies from purchasing farmland. In the state’s original letter to Gates, North Dakota Attorney General Drew Wrigley wrote, “Our office needs […]
Each year at the National FFA Convention & Expo, four FFA members are honored with American Star Awards for outstanding accomplishments in FFA.
After talking to FFA alumni from across the country, we gathered some of the best advice they gave to current FFA members.
Five FFA members were recently named U.S. Presidential Scholars for their accomplishments in academics, the arts, and career and technical education.
For many state fairs, they have made the decision to cancel due to the current pandemic and timing of their fair, other states are pending final decisions.
Minnesota & North Dakota are two states that lead the country in sugar beet production, and Farm Babe got to tour an American Crystal Sugar Company facility.