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By tracking and analyzing trends in areas that affect our quality of life, Compass gives everyone in our state – policymakers, business and community leaders, and concerned individuals who live and work here – a common foundation to act on issues to improve our communities. More >

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The higher the income, the lower the percentage of adults diagnosed with diabetes.


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photoEffects of Fargo-Moorhead Area Diversion on Spring Planting for Producers

Dean Bangsund is an economist in the NDSU Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics. He specializes in Impact Assessment, and has over 25 years of experience conducting applied economic research. David Saxowsky is an Associate Professor in the NDSU Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics specializing in agricultural law and management.

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Registration is now open for the 2017 North Dakota Demographics Conference. We are excited to be co-hosting again this year and hope you join us for this informative and inspiring event.

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