Monday, March 13, 2017/Categories: General News, Today's Top 5, People in Ag, Rodeo
We are saddened to hear of the passing of rodeo legend Harry Vold. Harry was born in 1924 outside of Ponoka, Alberta. Vold is one of only two stock contractors to provide rodeo stock to all National Finals Rodeos since it's inception.
More news will follow in regards to the celebration of life.
To learn more about Harry Vold visit: http://www.harryvoldrodeo.com/
3/13/2017 6:44 PM
Harry was a great man. Had the honor and privilege to work for him, and was always a pleasure. We have lost one of the greats.
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.