ND Grasslands Policy Tour Showcases Agriculture and Conservation

The North Dakota Grasslands Policy Tour and Workshop on August 28 and 29, 2018 drew diverse participants from across the state and country such as ranchers, farmers, agency personnel, NGO staff and legislators, including North Dakota governor Doug Burgum. Two ranches in the Missouri Coteau of central North Dakota were part of the tour on August 28 – Oswald Ranch in Wing and Black Leg Ranch near MacKenzie. The following day a policy workshop was held. A panel of producers, agricultural leaders, conservation leaders and policy makers convened at ND Game and Fish headquarters in Bismarck to discuss present and potential policies pertaining to soil health, grasslands and agriculture and to answer questions. Read mo