Is ag or oil North Dakota’s biggest industry?
It matters for a couple reasons.
There are the bragging rights, of course.
And the top industry will likely get more attention from lawmakers. Policies made now will affect the future the industry.
Here’s the facts on the size of ag and oil, as reported recently by the Grand Forks Herald:
In the 12 months ending July 30, the value of crude oil and natural gas produced in North Dakota totaled $24.9 billion, based on…