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Wrangler NFR 2019 Daily Round Results

December 7, 2019

Results updated daily with current results, standings, prize money, and winner bios from the 2019 Wrangler NFR held in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Stewardship for the Next Generation

December 6, 2019

Beau Bendigo comes from a long line of men and women who relied on the land for their livelihood. His Grandpa Garreau raised and trained teams of workhorses for farmers across the state. His parents,...

No One Turned Off the Tap: 2019 Wettest on Record

December 6, 2019

Based on 125 years of South Dakota weather data, 2019 is the wettest on record, says SDSU Extension State Climatologist, Laura Edwards. “This season tells the story of a long-term climate trend we are seeing...

South Dakota 4-H Donates Thousands of Shoes for Non-Profit

December 6, 2019

BROOKINGS, S.D. – The South Dakota 4-H Youth Development Program donated 8,413 pairs of shoes over the span of one year during their statewide community service project to the Soles4Souls non-profit organization. The collected shoes...

Cattlemen Celebrate Finalization of Trade Deal With Japan

December 6, 2019

It was a huge week for American cattle producers, as Japan’s upper legislative chamber, the Diet, approved a bilateral trade deal with the United States that will gradually lower the tariff on U.S. beef from...

Chronic wasting disease sampling results continue to come in

December 6, 2019

Samples from 25 deer harvested around the state tested positive for chronic wasting disease last week. The majority of the new positive samples were from animals harvested within CWD Management Zones, where the disease is...

I-BAND Holds 14th Annual Meeting

December 6, 2019

On November 15 and 16, the Independent Beef Association of North Dakota (I-BAND) held its 14th annual meeting at the Ramada Wyndam in Bismarck, ND. Dozens of cattle producers from across North Dakota and surrounding...

Mary Graner Appointed to Cattlemen’s Beef Board

December 6, 2019

Mary Graner Appointed to Cattlemen’s Beef Board November 26, 2019 ~ On November 20, 2019, the Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) announced the appointment of Mary Graner, Huff, ND to the Cattlemen’s...

USDA to talk price reporting

December 6, 2019

As the live cattle market inches upward, the players in the industry – from the seedstock producer to the finishing lot owner – are trying to figure out what happened over the last several months...

Amdahl Angus & Hereford 42nd Annual Production Sale

December 6, 2019

TSLN Rep: Scott Dirk Date of Sale: Nov. 23, 2019 Location: Sale held at the ranch, North of Rapid City, SD Auctioneer: Doug Deitterle Averages 61 Yearling Angus Bulls – $3763 10 Yearling Hereford Bulls...

Wyoming Women In Ag Symposium

December 5, 2019

Not only was Wyoming Territory the first government in the world to pass a law allowing women unrestricted voting rights—the territory and state can claim a lengthy number of other firsts as well in women’s...

Pheasant release application deadline is January 15

December 5, 2019

It’s not too soon to submit your application for the 2020 pheasant release through the state Upland Game Bird Enhancement Program. Landowners interested in releasing pen-reared, ring-necked pheasants have until Jan. 15 to submit an...

ASA Board elects new officers

December 5, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Missouri (December 3, 2019) – During the American Shorthorn Association Annual Meeting on November 23, delegates from all over the country gathered to elect new ASA board members. The nominating committee submitted three...

Shorthorn Assoc annual meeting over

December 5, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Missouri (December 3, 2019) – On November 22 and 23 more than 100 attendees gathered for the 2019 ASA Annual Meeting – Forum & Awards Banquet at the Hilton Kansas City Airport in...

Apply now for a 2020 Angus Internship

December 5, 2019

Four hands-on internship opportunities are available to college students. Applications are now open for college-age students to apply for the American Angus Association®, Angus Media and Angus Genetics Inc. (AGI) 2020 summer internships. All of...