South Dakota Farmers Union (SDFU) President Doug Sombke issued the following statement after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia reaffirmed the District Court’s ruling denying a preliminary injunction on the implementation of Country-of-Origin Labeling (COOL) regulations.
The National Farmers Union board members have re-elected South Dakota Farmers Union President Doug Sombke as the legislative committee chairman during the organization's 112th anniversary convention held at Santa Fe, N.M., March 8-11.
Roger Johnson, a third-generation family farmer from Turtle Lake, N.D., was re-elected for another two-year term as president of National Farmers Union (NFU). Johnson was re-elected Sunday by delegates at the family farm organization's 112th annual state convention held in Santa Fe, N.M. Johnson has served as president of NFU since 2009.
National Farmers Union President Roger Johnson convened the 112th general session of the National Farmers Union Convention this Sunday. Johnson subsequently presented a National Farmers Union award for mertiorious service to Dallas Tonsager, a native South Dakotan.