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Bessie “Lucille” Humble: 1916-2017

August 22, 2017 — Bessie Lucille Price was born in Sturgis, SD, to Robert A. and Florence B. (Hadley) Price on June 28, 1916. She began life on her dad's ranch and later near his store at Maurine, SD. She attended elementary school at the Red Top School, freshman […]

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Livestock Market Reports | Week of Aug 14 – 20

August 21, 2017 — Belle Fourche Livestock, Burke Livestock Auction, Faith Livestock Commission Company, Ft. Pierre Livestock Auction, Lemmon Livestock, Philip Livestock Auction, Platte Livestock, Presho Livestock Auction, St. Onge Livestock, Crawford Livestock, Sheridan Livestock Auction Co., Inc., Valentine Livestock Auction Co., Miles City Livestock Co., Torrington Livestock

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Merle Hamilton: 1925-2017

August 18, 2017 — Merle Hamilton 1925-2017 Merle Hamilton unsaddled his horse for the last time on August 13, 2017. After 91 years working in agriculture he lost his battle with lung and brain cancer and the sands of time. Merle Chester Hamilton was born December 30, 1925 in […]

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Day Writing by Heather Hamilton Maude: The art of the story

August 18, 2017 — "Merle and my dad would sit in that living room of his and laugh and laugh, and even if you didn't have a clue what they were talking about you would still get caught up in the laughter. Eventually the whole house would be laughing; […]

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PRCA standings Aug. 19, 2017

August 17, 2017 — 2017 PRCA WORLD STANDINGS All-around 1. Tuf Cooper, Weatherford, Texas $173,702 2. Caleb Smidt, Bellville, Texas 129,299 3. Ryle Smith, Oakdale, Calif. 123,735 4. Trevor Brazile, Decatur, Texas 123,349 5. Russell Cardoza, Terrebonne, Ore. 109,601 6. Josh Peek, Pueblo, Colo. 102,395 7. Clayton Hass, Weatherford, […]

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Jury deliberating Bundy protester retrial

August 17, 2017 — The four men on trial for their role in the Bundy standoff, Eric Parker, Steven Stewart, Scott Drexel and Ricky Lovelien – now await the jury's decision. The defense – consisting of those four men – were essentially only allowed one witness while the prosecution […]

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NRCA standings

August 17, 2017 — Bareback Garrett Shadbolt, Merriman, NE – $2151.03 Mike Fred, Killdeer, ND – 1898.52 Tate Schwagler, Mandan, ND – 1,292,80 Joe Wilson, Martin, SD – 945.89 Jose Alaniz Jr. Faith, SD – 768.73 Andy Hall, Wagner, SD – 537.60 Saddle Bronc Miles Kreeger, Lake Andes, SD […]

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BeefTalk: Diversity Helps Mitigate Drought Effects

August 17, 2017 — Are you interested in increasing soil water absorption by 685 percent? Remember the commercials that showed paper towels absorbing copious amounts of water, more than a competitor's paper towel? Is one paper towel better than another in water absorption? I think we know the answer: […]

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Slope Circuit Standings as of Aug. 17, 2017

August 17, 2017 — Goat Tying Kayla Olind – $414.40 (80 pts) Kaycee Monnens – $400.20 (110) Jada Maher – $389 (50) Katy Miller – $141 (25) Jessie Orahood – $94 (20) Georgia Orahood – $77 (35) Barrel Racing Kris Bartholomew – $1642.18 (120 pts) Shelly Christensen – $1511 […]

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Donated feed crucial to Montana ranchers’ recovery from wildfires

August 17, 2017 — The Lodgepole Complex fires devoured 427 square miles of grass in eastern Montana earlier this month, and while more yet have cropped up around the state, ranchers who have lost some or all of their pastures have taken steps to rebuild and care for their […]

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Dakotafest in pictures

August 17, 2017 — TSLN's freelancer Amanda Radke captured these memories from the 2017 Dakotafest Aug. 15-17 near Mitchell, South Dakota. | The mud made for interesting chute demos in the NorthWest Veterinary and Supply Tent at Dakotafest. | While farmers and ranchers were grateful for the much-needed moisture […]

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Livestock theft topic of recent meeting

August 17, 2017 — While he no longer owns livestock, Fred Lamphere finds himself looking out for those who do. As the sheriff of Butte County, South Dakota, for 16 years running, that can be a big job, especially since livestock theft is not "a thing of the past," […]

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Purina: feeding the weanling foal

August 17, 2017 — Weanling horses require additional support and feeding adjustments as they grow. Shoreview, Minn. [August 8, 2017] – As summer ends and your foal continues to grow and gain independence, it's time to think about the nutrition requirements of your weanling horse. This can be a […]

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NILE Internship Program Application Deadline Approaching

August 17, 2017 — The NILE is offering the experience of a lifetime! October 12-22, the NILE is looking for college students who are willing and able to work all day and into the night, eat and sleep minimally, handle high pressure situations, work in the extreme weather elements […]

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First confirmed case in 2017 of equine WNV in Colorado

August 17, 2017 — BROOMFIELD, Colo. – A horse residing in Larimer County has been diagnosed with West Nile Virus; this is Colorado's first confirmed case of WNV in a horse in 2017. This index case was diagnosed by Colorado State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory in Fort Collins on […]

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NCBA’s Cattlemen to Cattlemen Kicks off New Season

August 17, 2017 — DENVER, COLO. (August 16, 2017) – On August 29, NCBA's Cattlemen to Cattlemen returns for a new season featuring an in-depth look at the outcomes of the beef checkoff-funded 2017 National Beef Quality Audit (NBQA). The audit is conducted every five years and provides a […]

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Korkow Rodeo supplies top-notch stock for Hastings, Neb., rodeo

August 17, 2017 — HASTINGS, NEB. — The cowboys may get all the glory and attention at the rodeo, but the horses and bulls are stars, too. The bucking stock –the horses and bulls — at the Oregon Trail Rodeo in Hastings has been provided by Korkow Rodeos, based […]

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Earl cartoon by Big Dry Syndicate

August 16, 2017 — Earl cartoon by Big Dry Syndicate for the Aug. 19, 2017, edition of Tri-State Livestock News

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Alliance releases report from 2017 Animal Rights National Conference

August 16, 2017 — August 16, 2017 – The Animal Agriculture Alliance released a report today detailing observations from the Animal Rights National Conference, held August 3-6 in Alexandria, Virginia. The event was hosted by the Farm Animal Rights Movement and sponsored by Compassion Over Killing, Mercy for Animals, […]

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Agriculture groups issue varying statements on NAFTA objectives

August 16, 2017 — The leaders of three large farm groups in the United States, Canada and Mexico today sent negotiators on the North American Free Trade Agreement a joint declaration of objectives, but other organizations issued statements with a variety of viewpoints. Zippy Duvall of the American Farm […]

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