(Valley City, ND) — Two people are being recognized for their contributions to North Dakota’s agriculture industry. Dr. Kenneth Grafton and Russ Danielson were inducted into the North Dakota Agriculture Hall of Fame yesterday at the North Dakota Winter Show Events Center in Valley City. Dr. Grafton has served in several leadership roles at North Dakota State University as Vice President for Agricultural Affairs, Director of the NDSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Dean of the College of Agriculture. Danielson was a 44 year veteran of the NDSU’s Animal Science Department. He served as an academic advisor and mentor to Animal Science students and was faculty advisor to the NDSU Saddle and Sirloin and Judging Clubs for over 25 years.