The North Dakota Department of Agriculture houses the Agriculture Development and Diversity Fund grant committee. The committee is tasked with the review and recommendation of the grant funding portion of the ADD program including grants and interest buydowns. Applications for the program can be found at the Bank of North Dakota at https://bnd.nd.gov/ag/agriculture-and-diversity-development-fund/ .

 

ADD Proposed Meeting Dates:

2021

November 17-18 Fargo

 

2022

February 16-17 Jamestown

May 18-19 Watford City

July 20-21 Bottineau

November 16-17 Wahpeton

 

 

 

ADD Committee Members:

 

Rachel Retterath – Washburn

Chair

 

Matthew Glessner – Grand Forks

Vice Chair

 

Dan Kalil – Williston

 

Bill Ongstad – Harvey

 

Keith Peltier – Amenia

 

Dennis Walsh – Harvey

Independent Community Banks of North Dakota

 

Dianne Pierce – Scranton

North Dakota Bankers Association

 

Doug Goehring – Bismarck

Agriculture Commissioner

Statutory

 

Dean Bresciani – Fargo

NDSU President

Statutory