It’s an election year. Of course, there is going to be another round of Market Facilitation Payments (MFP) for farmers. The real questions that should be asked are, 1) are they going to get them correct this time? 2) Is the administration going to correctly look at the lost exports and lower prices for all […]
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About Aaron Krauter
Aaron and his wife Cindy are full time farmers raising durum, spring wheat, canola, flax, barley, corn, and alfalfa. More importantly, they raised their family on the values of country life. Aaron served in the North Dakota State Senate for twenty years. Most recently, he was the State Executive Director of USDA Farm Service Agency for North Dakota. His understanding and expertise in agriculture policy is recognized and sought by commodity groups, farm organizations, and members of both political parties.
About ND xPlains
ND xPlains is about transparency and accountability for all sides in the arena of North Dakota politics. It is a place to come for the rest of the story. The narrative created by a void of an independent perspective will be challenged. If you’re tired of having the same thinly stretched slant thrown at you and are looking for other voices, you’ve come to the right place.
Created and written by Tyler Axness, a former North Dakota State Senator, he is able to provide a unique perspective on current topics and breaking news, dive into the back-room conversations taking place by decision makers, and elevate your voice on the plains. Through collaboration with trusted colleagues in-state and other sources nationally, he provides up-to-date content you can trust, enjoy, and share.
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