3/13/2018 4:06:00 AM/Categories: Popular Posts, General News, Today's Top 5, Livestock, Grains
Kate Fuller, Lisa Few, and Jane Mongold, all of Montana State University, are asking for your help. They are gathering information on invasive annual grasses (cheatgrass, Japanese broke, medusahead, and ventenata) in Montana.
They have put together a short survey to obtain information on annual grass abundance and economic impact to livestock production systems. They are targeting livestock producers, so please take a quick minute and fill out the survey.
Anyone who chooses to take the survey and include their contact information is eligible to win one of two $50 Amazon gift cards.
To take survey click here.
Source: MT Wool Growers Association
The Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame and Western Heritage Center announced their inductees for 2018.
WATCH: Ranchers took to Main Street in Bozeman this past weekend to share agriculture's story ahead of the viewing of a vegan documentary and discussion panel on the MadisonFood Park. Ranchers were disappointed that they were unable to be apart of the discussion panel on the processing facility. Organizers of the event explained that they felt threated by the ranching community on social media in regards to the event. Watch the above clip for more on this story.
Rangeland education program offers hands-on experience to prove there's more to ranching than cows.
India and the United States are currently in negotiations on a trade package. Washington and New Delhi are looking to remove some long-standing disagreements between the two countries that would strengthen ties.