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Trade a Top Priority: Meet the New Director at the MT Dept. of Ag

3/24/2017 9:45:00 AM

Meet Ben Thomas the new Director of the Montana Department of Agriculture. Ben recently discussed his career path and goals to enhance Montana agriculture with Lane Nordlund. 

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SD Sheep Industry Counts Lowest Numbers in Over a Century

3/9/2017 1:29:00 PM
South Dakota has the fewest sheep it’s had since anyone was counting, back about a century.  And it isn't just this state either: sheep numbers nationwide have been falling for decades. >> Read More

Domestic and Wild Sheep Interests Colaborating to Find Solutions

2/10/2017 1:38:00 PM
The groups have used this event to start an open dialogue as ranchers, conservationist, outdoorsmen and researchers to work collaboratively.  >> Read More

Wyoming Stock Growers, Woolgrowers, Forest Service Reach Agreement

2/3/2017 8:32:00 AM
The parties agreed on the need to outline a process for prioritizing those allotments for which a demand for grazing exists. >> Read More

Four Bighorn Sheep Killed After Mixing with Domestic Sheep

2/1/2017 11:53:00 AM
State wildlife officials have killed four bighorn sheep after they mixed with domestic sheep south of Cascade. >> Read More

BLM and Forest Service Announce 2017 Grazing Fee

1/31/2017 2:07:00 PM
The figure is calculated according to three factors – current private grazing land lease rates, beef cattle prices, and the cost of livestock production.  >> Read More

Sheep to Textile: MSU Wool Lab

1/24/2017 3:55:00 PM

The MSU Wool Lab is helping enhance opportunities for ranchers, manufactures and consumers to have a part in the sheep industry.

 

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American Sheep Industry Transmits Priorities to the New Administration

1/9/2017 10:54:00 AM

"The specific issues outlined in our letter are commonsense requests that would immediately benefit sheep producers and the local communities they support." -- Burton Pfliger, ASI President

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Rabobank: Supply-driven Global Meat Markets to Put Pressure on Prices

12/12/2016 1:57:00 PM
Consumers are set to benefit from downward pressure on global meat prices during 2017, according to a new report from Rabobank >> Read More

USDA Surveying Sheep Operations

12/6/2016 1:14:00 PM
Operators surveyed will be asked to provide information about their sheep inventories, counts of lambs born during 2016 and production and prices received for wool. >> Read More
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NILE Salute's FFA

3/29/2017 4:12:00 PM
"Learning to do, doing to learn, earning to live, living to serve," is the National FFA Organization (FFA) motto--what valuable words to live by.  Since 1928, the FFA has been around striving to encourage young students to get involved in agriculture. In many ways, the FFA and the NILE share the same values and dedicate time to today's youth in Agriculture. Fueling the fire in FFA students, promotes the Western heritage in the generations to come. >> Read More
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Montana Beef Council Teams Up with Wendy's to Promote Montana Ranchers

3/29/2017 10:40:00 AM
BILLINGS, MT – The Montana Beef Council has teamed up with Billings-based franchise, Wentana, again to answer the age old question, Where’s the Beef ™? The answer is simple, Wendy’s.  >> Read More
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Cattle Industry to President Trump: Please Help Get U.S. Beef Back into China

3/28/2017 6:53:00 AM
Last fall China announced that it had lifted its ban on imports of U.S. beef, but attempts since then to negotiate the technical terms of access have been unsuccessful.  >> Read More
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Wyoming Company Seeks Loans for Sugar Beet Growers

3/28/2017 6:47:00 AM
A Wyoming company is requesting almost $5.7 million in loans for farmers who grow sugar beets after heavy rains and frost hurt last year's harvest. >> Read More
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