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Business blooms as Medary Acres Greenhouses enters third generation

June 30, 2017

Business blooms as Medary Acres Greenhouses enters third generation   Brian Darnall had a decision to make. His wife, […]

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Brother-sister business owners navigate second-generation leadership

June 26, 2017

Brother-sister business owners navigate second-generation leadership After starting more than 40 years ago in Bonesteel as a Redi-Mix […]

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Next generation takes over leadership at J&L Harley-Davidson

May 30, 2017

Next generation takes over leadership at J&L Harley-Davidson For Jimmy Entenman, life in a family business began with […]

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Thompson Family - Vicki Clarke Award

Fourth-generation business leader emphasizes ‘planning to succeed’

May 5, 2017

Fourth-generation business leader emphasizes ‘planning to succeed’ Starting with lone founder Harry A. Thompson four generations ago, H.A. […]

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Growing family steel business starts transition planning early

May 5, 2017

Growing family steel business starts transition planning early It all started in the back of an industrial machine […]

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Argus Leader highlights Austad’s Golf & the Austad Family

November 17, 2016

Oscar Austad was a horrendous golfer. He had little, if any, interest or passion for the game, according […]

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PFBA hosts ND Forum

Prairie Family Business Hosts North Dakota Forum

September 28, 2016

MOORHEAD, Minn. — The Prairie Family Business Association recently hosted its annual North Dakota Family Business Forum at […]

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Prairie Family Business Association Hosts Retreat

September 11, 2016

GETTYSBURG, S.D. — The Prairie Family Business Association recently hosted its bi-annual family business retreat in rural Gettysburg, […]

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Keeping Family Businesses In The Family

April 11, 2016

When a person works hard to build up a business, they often want to pass it down to […]

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Jolly Time Popcorn

An inside look at the Jolly Time popcorn factory

January 10, 2016

In a recent TODAY’s Sunday’s with Harry, NBC’s Harry Smith has an insiders look at a movie snack staple, […]

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