Pederson of Rolette named to National Biodiesel Board

Recently, the National Biodiesel Board held a membership meeting in Washington, D.C., that was attended by numerous soybean grower leaders and state soybean association staff. Keynote speakers at the meeting included Senator Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., and Senator Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, both strong supporters of the biodiesel industry.

NBB also conducted elections for the governing board and for officer positions. Ryan Pederson, a Rolette soybean farmer representing the North Dakota Soybean Council, was elected to the board.