South Dakota Farmers Union President, Doug Sombke along with North Dakota Farmers Union Vice President, Bob Kuylen sit down with CBS 60 Minutes to discuss unfair distribution of Market Facilitation Program payments to corporate farms, many of whom have no active roll in production agriculture.
The 2020 Covid-19 pandemic wreaked havoc on the entire agriculture industry. Meat packing plant closures has opened our eyes on the national security issue of food supply.
President, Doug Sombke, discusses the benefits of passing industrial hemp legislation. While industrial hemp may not work for everyone, some producers see this as a viable option to help them diversify their operations.