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Day Writing by Heather Hamilton-Maude: The reservation tow

May 25, 2018 — One day my husband called from the little town of Martin, located about an hour and a half south of our home. He was in his old blue, two-and-a-half ton, C65 Chevy truck, loaded with about eight ton of cake, and it had died. While

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May 25, 2018 — Date of Sale: May 15, 2018 Location: Philip Livestock Auction, Philip, SD Auctioneer: Seth Weishaar TSLN Rep: Scott Dirk Average: 52 Yearling Angus Bulls – $4,213 Great sale for Gregg, Diane and Justin Butman for their 44th Annual Profit Maker's Bull Sale. This was a

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Rosters set for 2018 Bob Feist Invitational Week

May 25, 2018 — Wrangler BFI Week fills new Junior ropings (champs may earn $15,000); will award Polaris Rangers to Reno Million winners. RENO, Nev. (May 22, 2018)– The 41st Annual edition of the world's richest professional team roping – the Bob Feist Invitational in Reno, Nevada – is

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Livestock groups say livestock hauling bill will relieve some concerns with ELD regulations

May 25, 2018 — On May 23, Senators Ben Sasse (R-NE), Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND), Jerry Moran (R-KS), Joni Ernst (R-IA), Jon Tester (D), John Hoeven (R-ND), Tina Smith (D-MN), Pat Roberts (R-Ks), Rand Paul (R-KY), Marco Rubio (R-FL), and Doug Jones (D-AL) introduced the Transporting Livestock Across America Safely

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SDFU celebrates the Cable ranch family

May 24, 2018 — Dawn (Gilman) Cable was shorter than the barrels she raced around when she began competing at area playday rodeos. Her daughters, Jimmi and Kari, could say the same for the sport that also captured their hearts. After chores were done on the family's cow/calf and

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Baxter Black: Flynt & Frank

May 24, 2018 — Andy and I went down to Williston, Florida to visit a couple of characters. This is horse country and these boys were hock deep in horse training. They were sure hospitable as indicated in the letter they sent after we left. Dear Bax, Flynt and

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Lee Pitts: The No-Tel Motel

May 24, 2018 — As a travelin' man I spent my life in hotels and motels. I preferred motels to hotels because they were usually closer to my car so I was more mobile and I could escape being incarcerated, which is how I felt every time I stayed

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BeefTalk: Future of Beef Revisited – Economics

May 24, 2018 — Revisiting yesterday is not a bad idea. In 2006, the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association published a discussion regarding the future of beef in the Choices journal (Volume 21, No. 3, http://www.choicesmagazine.org). As a part of the series, author Michael Boehlje wrote the article "Economics

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Outtagrass Cattle Co. cartoon by Jan Swan Wood

May 24, 2018 — Outtagrass Cattle Co. cartoon by Jan Swan Wood for the May 26, 2018 edition of Tri-State Livestock News

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Drug shortages: It’s just supply and demand

May 24, 2018 — Have you tried to get scour boluses lately? Have you found some other the counter animal medications in short supply, no supply or on back order? Those problems are actually part of a cycle that goes on all the time. "First, over the counter meds

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Super Saturday! the cap to MHSRA finals

May 24, 2018 — A week jam-packed with Montana High School Rodeo Association State Finals events conclude June 9 at the Fallon County Fairgrounds in Baker, Montana, with Super Saturday! MHSRA's State Finals short go will precede Montana's first PRCA Extreme Broncs. State Finals week begins Monday, June 4

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UW president a special guest at forage field day

May 24, 2018 — University of Wyoming president Laurie Nichols is the special guest at the sixth annual forage field day Tuesday, June 12, near Lingle. The day of presentations and workshops begins at 8 a.m. with registration and refreshments and concludes at 4:30 p.m., all at the James

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Miss Black Hills Roundup Queen Pageant to be in Belle Fourche

May 24, 2018 — S.D. June 29, 2018. Calling all rodeo queen contestants! You are invited to enter the 1st annual Miss Black Hills Roundup Rodeo Queen pageant held in Belle Fourche, S.D. June 29, 2018. The one-day pageant will be held during the Black Hills Roundup 4th of

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Brazil’s never- ending scandal

May 24, 2018 — The founder and chairman of Brazil-based meat processor Marfrig Foods signed an agreement with federal prosecutors to pay $28.73 million to cover potential damages related to a bribery investigation, according to the Federal Prosecutors' Office. Marcos Antônio Molina is under investigation for allegedly paying $2.87

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Ft. Pierre Horse Races seeks funding from sports betting

May 24, 2018 — A recent ruling by the Supreme Court legalizing sports betting may have come just in time to save some small horse racetracks like the one in Ft. Pierre, South Dakota. According to Shane Kramme, the new manager of the Ft. Pierre Racetrack, the track has

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South Dakota Cattlemen’s Foundation announces its 2018 scholarship winners

May 24, 2018 — Sioux Falls, South Dakota – May 24, 2018. Members of the South Dakota Cattlemen's Foundation recently invited students throughout South Dakota to apply for their scholarship program that they launched in 2016. This scholarship program was established by the South Dakota Cattlemen's Foundation to identify

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World Wide College of Auctioneering educates students from around the globe

May 23, 2018 — World Wide College of Auctioneering was founded in 1933 by the legendary auctioneer Col. Joe Reisch with a goal to provide the very best auctioneer training and education available. Since 1933, more than 40,000 men and women of all ages, have graduated from it. The

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Earl Cartoon by Big Dry Syndicate

May 23, 2018 — Earl Cartoon by Big Dry Syndicate for the May 26, 2018 issue of Tri-State Livestock News

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PRCA standings as of May 21

May 23, 2018 — All-Around 1 Tuf Cooper, Decatur, Texas $103,012 2 Ryle Smith, Oakdale, Calif. 52,888 3 Trevor Brazile, Decatur, Texas 51,947 4 Rhen Richard, Roosevelt, Utah 40,409 5 Jordan Ketscher, Squaw Valley, Calif. 34,691 6 Wesley Brunson, Terry, Miss. 31,694 7 Bart Brunson, Terry, Miss. 30,505 8

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Outside Circle by Jan Swan Wood: A little rain, bronc futurity entries open, bull riding, mule days, cowboy dressage, playdays

May 23, 2018 — This region has been getting some showers, some of them pretty substantial even, so it's sure green and pretty. A phone chat with my uncle in eastern Colorado informed me that it isn't there. It's just terribly dry from there south, though there have been

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