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University of Montana Western Hosting Inaugural Colt Sale and Challenge

2/13/2017 12:04:00 PM

The University of Montana Western’s inaugural colt sale and challenge is coming to Dillon, Mont. from March 31 to April 1, 2017.

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UW, BLM Begin Wild Horse Movement Study

2/2/2017 2:35:00 PM
The study will begin with a bait-trap gather and radio collaring of up to 30 wild mares during February. No wild horses will be removed during this nonhelicopter gather. >> Read More

Wild Horse Lawsuit Tests Public Land Management Decision

9/27/2016 1:05:00 PM
A federal court battle over the fate of wild horses in Wyoming’s high desert could have implications for the management of public lands across the American West. >> Read More

BLM: Increased Management Needed for Exploding Wild Horse Population

9/14/2016 9:40:00 AM
Currently, BLM estimates the population of free roaming horses and burros at 67,000 – nearly 40,000 or 150 percent over the appropriate management level and growing at 20 percent per year. >> Read More

Equine Piroplasmosis Found in Wyoming Race Horses

9/6/2016 10:43:00 AM
Horses affected with Equine Piroplasmosis may be treated under quarantine at the owner's expense. This is an expensive and very time-consuming process that can take over two years >> Read More

AQHA Recognizing the Rich History of America's Ranches

6/30/2016 3:14:00 PM

One important component of the AQHA is recognizing the rich history of America's ranches and the role they play in raising high quality breeds of horses and cattle alike. 

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Bill Parker, Manager of the BLS Horse Sale, Passes Away

6/24/2016 10:25:00 AM
Bill Parker, lifetime rodeo competitor and equine industry leader, passed away yesterday after a long battle with cancer.   >> Read More

Horses and Wounded Veterans

5/20/2016 3:00:00 PM
The Jinx McCain Horsemanship Program provides riding and horsemanship clinics across the nation to wounded service members and their families. >> Read More

Wild Horse Program Facing Future $1B Budget Crisis

5/13/2016 12:03:00 PM
There currently are more than twice the number of wild horses on the range than is recommended under BLM land use plans.  >> Read More

Recent Ag News

U.S. Cattle on Feed Up 1 Percent

2/26/2017 10:47:00 AM
Cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market in the United States for 
feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 10.8 million head on 
February 1, 2017. The inventory was 1 percent above February 1, 2016.  >> Read More
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Pulse Growers Worried about Huge India Market

2/25/2017 5:15:00 PM

Is India changing its attitude on a 13-year policy?  If so, that could have a big impact on the Pulse market.

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Cheney Pushes for BLM 2.0 Rule Repeal

2/24/2017 10:49:00 AM
Wyoming Congressman Liz Cheney sponsored a resolution to repeal the Bureau of Land Managements (BLM) Planning 2.0 Rule. Cheney said the rule that was finalized in the last days of “the Obama Administration would have gone even further than they already had in the last eight years in centralizing control and authority over decisions about how to manage our public lands in Washington.”  Essentially, taking away local authority and input with the new rule. >> Read More
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USCA Marketing Committee Chair Talks Markets and Reporting in D.C.

2/23/2017 4:02:00 PM
United States Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) Marketing Committee Chair Allan Sents was in Washington, D.C. this week meeting with Members of Congress and Administration officials on market-based issues.  Sents specifically met with individuals regarding the 2020 re-authorization of Mandatory Price Reporting (MPR) and necessary changes and enhancements to the law’s current framework.

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American Sheep Industry Association Prepares Producers for New Veterinary Feed Directive

2/23/2017 3:34:00 PM
For livestock producers, the new year brought some big changes in that all medically important antibiotics to be used in feed or water for food animal species requires a Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) or a prescription.  >> Read More
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