Friday, February 10, 2017/Categories: General News, Ag Conferences, Videos, Original, Today's Top 5, People in Ag, Livestock, Sheep
The Montana Wool Growers Association, Montana Wild Sheep Foundation and the Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks are sponsoring a symposium to discuss the state of sheep in Montana, both domestic and wild. In addition, researchers share insight on what is known when it comes to disease. The groups have used this event to start an open dialogue as ranchers, conservationist, outdoorsmen and researchers to work collaboratively.
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Update: Northern Ag Network spoke with Greg Lemon the head of public information for Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks today. FWP collaborated rancher reports that a total of four calves were killed on two ranches near Stanford, MT on Sunday. The livestock were reported to be killed either later Friday night or early Saturday morning. Both USDA Wildlife Services and Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks worked to set up trapping efforts to capture the bears. The grizzlies were two young male siblings.
[BROOKINGS, S.D.] – The agriculture community recently banded together at the fourth annual Prime Time Gala to support Feeding South Dakota, which provides food assistance to hundreds of men, women and children across the state. Both Alltech and Hubbard Feeds, an Alltech company, supported the successful event, which raised a total of $236,508.