6/15/2017 3:00:00 PM/Categories: General News, Livestock
The handling of livestock is a big priority for organizations like the Livestock Marketing Association (LMA) and its members.
That’s why the LMA consistently monitors and evaluates livestock handling procedures in the auction market setting. And all LMA members are required to participate in on-site evaluation of their livestock handling practices.
During the 2017 LMA Annual Convention in Billings, MT, the Northern Ag Network’s Russell Nemetz talked with LMA Regional Executive Officer Forrest Mangan from Folsom, CA about animal handling.
Source: Northern Ag Network
Photo Courtesy of LMA
During President Donald Trump’s address to the American Farm Bureau Federation Convention last week in Nashville, he committed to enhancing access to rural broadband. After his address, President Trump signed two executive orders in regards to rural broadband internet to speed up the building of infrastructure to provide reliable broadband in the countryside.
The Montana Grazing Lands Conservation Initiative (GLCI) is accepting applications for mini-grants and demonstration projects. The mini-grants will provide funding for educational events throughout the year and support partners and organizations with an interest in the conservation, education, and awareness of grazing lands and natural resources in Montana.