The 2017 Wyoming Cattle Industry Convention and Trade show is being held in Buffalo this week at the Bomber Mountain Civic Center.
Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue traveled to Great Falls this week to address agriculturists and attendees at this years Montana Ag Summit. The event was co-hosted by U.S. Senator Steve Daines.
Tyrel Obrecht is the Vice Chairman of the Montana Stockgrowers Assoications Young Stockgrowers committee. He talked with Northern Ag Networks Lane Nordlund about the role young producers play in agriculture.
Approximately one month following the Presidential Summit, the U.S. and China reached consensus on addressing issues in areas including agricultural trade, financial services, investment, and energy.
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.