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Forage 2019
Forage 2019

March 28, 2019

Flip through our annual hay, feed and seed magazine in the window below, or read and share individual stories (just keep scrolling). Triticale offers protein, versatility Counting the costs: Land-use decisions are increasingly driven by...


2020 NILE Merit Heifer Application Available

March 15, 2019

The legacy carries on with the 2020 NILE Merit Heifer Program BILLINGS, MONT.–The opportunity for kids started in the cattle industry is knocking, and loudly. Applications for the NILE Merit Heifer program are now available...



Grizzlies make problem neighbors

March 8, 2019

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi and Congresswoman Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., introduced the Grizzly Bear State Management Act, on Feb. 28, which directs the Department of the Interior to re-issue its delisting decision and prohibits further judicial...


Effling bull wins at NWSS, BHSS
Effling bull wins at NWSS, BHSS

February 22, 2019

January stock shows have been the scene of achievement for a South Dakota cattle-raising and showing family. Winning titles at both the Black Hills Stock Show and National Western Stock Show, one Simmental bull, CKCC...


New Proposal Addresses Deer Firearm Regulations
New Proposal Addresses Deer Firearm Regulations

February 14, 2019

Among South Dakota hunters, landowners, and wildlife managers, there has been a rift driving them to heated discussions and multiple new proposals regarding new ways firearm deer licenses are allocated. A fourth revision of the...


NILE offering scholarships to the next generation of agriculturalists

February 5, 2019

Billings, Mont.–Now accepting applications for scholarships for the 2019-2020 academic year, the NILE Foundation expects to award over $30,000 to youth. For almost 30 years, the NILE (Northern International Livestock Exposition) has awarded scholarships to...


Black Hills Stock Show & Rodeo & Rodeo Rapid City 2019
Black Hills Stock Show & Rodeo & Rodeo Rapid City 2019

January 15, 2019

Flip through the 2019 Black Hills Stock Show & Rodeo and Rodeo Rapid City premier issue, featuring award-winners, event profiles, full schedule and more!   Black Hills Stock Show Silver Spur Hall of Fame: Monte...



Winter Cattle Journal 2019
Winter Cattle Journal 2019

January 7, 2019

2019 Winter Cattle Journal: Barenthsen-Bullinger Red Angus 2019 Winter Cattle Journal: Mohnen Angus 2019 Winter Cattle Journal: Lindskov-Thiel 2019 Winter Cattle Journal: Schiefelbein Farms 2019 Winter Cattle Journal: Taubenheim Gelbvieh 2019 Winter Cattle Journal: Barstow...


NILE offering scholarships to the next generation of agriculturalists

January 3, 2019

Billings, Mont.–Now accepting applications for scholarships for the 2019-2020 academic year, the NILE Foundation expects to award over $30,000 to youth. For almost 30 years, the NILE (Northern International Livestock Exposition) has awarded scholarships to...



NILE Top Herdsman Awarded to Frank Herefords

November 16, 2018

Billings, Mont–Frank Herefords from Columbus, Mont. takes home the K.R. Rauch Wilson Trailer for winning the 2018 Top Herdsman Award at the NILE. Each year cattle exhibitors are judged on their presentation during the NILE...


Inaccessible public lands topic of recent report
Inaccessible public lands topic of recent report

November 2, 2018

Private lands that “land lock” public lands are at the center of a report released by the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Fund and hunting GPS technology company onX, titled “Off Limits, But Within Reach: Unlocking the...


36th Annual Prestigious NILE Red Angus Sale

October 25, 2018

TSLN Rep: Scott Dirk Date of Sale: Oct. 19, 2018 Location: Metra Park, Billings, MT Auctioneer: Kyle Shobe Averages: 10 Bred Heifers – $5,052 25 Open Heifer calves – $3,650 4 Embryo lots – $1,218...


NILE Hereford Show
NILE Hereford Show

October 19, 2018

Judge for Jr. Division: Clint Rusk, Judge for Open Division: Jason Hoffman Champion Jr. Hereford Female Animal: Churchill Lady 7403 Sire: R Leader 6964 Exhibitor: Trista Bates Hometown: Manhattan, MT Reserve Champion Jr. Hereford Female...


NILE: Jr. Angus Show

October 19, 2018

Judge: Clint Rusk Champion Bred and Owned Jr. Angus Female Animal: StreamSide Elisha 1740 Sire: Colburn Primo 5153 Exhibitor: Trista Bates Hometown: Manhattan, MT Reserve Champion Bred and Owned Jr. Angus Female Animal: DPL Sandy...


NILE Gelbvieh/Balancer Show

October 19, 2018

Judge for Jr. Division: Jason Hoffman, Judge for Open Division: Clint Rusk Champion Jr. Gelbvieh Female Animal: EGL Lass E3200 Sire: EGL Lifeline B101 Exhibitor: JW LeDoux Hometown: Ree Heights, SD Reserve Champion Jr. Gelbvieh...