As the bison meat industry grows, processors and marketers say they need more producers to help build the market. One major hurdle is recruiting ranchers.
If the Montana Department of Livestock and the Fish Wildlife and Parks can’t come to agreement on an issue of bison management, the governor gets to decide
Researchers are saying Montana elk are to blame for an animal disease spreading into new areas around Yellowstone National Park.
In light of the protests received, the BLM is vacating the proposed decision to allow year round grazing on the Flat Creek Allotment
The Board of Livestock is currently awaiting a legal opinion from the Attorney General’s office regarding a decision on year round bison tolerance in Montana.
An interesting response to 8 common myths about bison and the management of Yellowstone Park bison by the National Park Service.
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.