January 09, 2004
A new Web site became part of the Northarvest Bean Growers Association's communication program. The site, www.magicalfruit.org, is part of a promotion and advertising campaign. The site helps consumers explore the nutritious, flavorful and fun world of dry beans.
In addition, Northarvest maintained its main news, consumer and grower information Web site, www.northarvestbean.org and published five issues of the Northarvest Bean Grower magazine and an annual Research Report.
The Northarvest Communciations Committee directs the projects to keep growers informed about the organization's activities, dry bean markets and industry news.
Current committee members are:
John Dunnigan, Walhalla, N.D.
Mike Beelner, Park Rapids, Minn.
Mark Welling, Montevideo, Minn.
Alan Juliuson, Hope, N.D.
Marty Hettervig, Buxton, N.D.
Mark Streed, Milan, Minn.
Steve Freese, Raymond, Minn.