James Schmidt

Menoken, ND 58558

Contact James

  • Backgrounder
  • Cow-calf
  • Checkoff Evaluation Committee (member)
  • Consumer Trust (member)
James Schmidt is a third-generation farmer and rancher in Menoken, North Dakota, where he runs his commercial cow-calf and background opration, in addition to raising corn, oats, barley and sunflowers. He was nominated to the Cattlemen's Beef Board by the North Dakota Farmers Union and appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture in 2014. Steven has been active in his local community, including serving as a board member for Tri Energy of Bismarck/Mandan and eight years on the board of the North Dakota Corn Growers. He also serves as chairman of the Telfer Township and of the Bismarck Rural Fire Department.