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Montana Ag: Beef industry’s voice on Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON- Many issues such as tax reform, the Endangered Species Act reform, and U.S. water are being discussed this week in the nation's Capitol. Even though markets are important, most ranchers would agree it's federal...

Montana Ag: Noxious plant species harming Yellowstone River

Noxious weeds have a destructive impact on Montana's landscape by displacing native plant species, increasing soil erosion, and decreasing wildlife habitat and recreational opportunities. In South Central Montana, the Yellowstone County Weed District is working...

Montana Ag: Soybeans offer Montana farmers new opportunity

HARDIN - Raising soybeans in the Midwest isn’t anything new, but Montana farmers are excited for the opportunity to raise this row crop in wheat country. “This year we’re hoping for 50 on the low...

Montana Ag: “Cowboys Without Borders” film features Montana ranch

GREAT FALLS - A documentary film crew from Texas chose Big Sandy as the first stop for their international documentary film project, "Cowboys Without Borders." The film follows the lives, cultures and heritages of ranchers from North, South...

Montana Ag: Gilbert the Badger

NEAR TWO DOT - Ranches are often home to a variety of animals, including cows, horses, sheep and pets such as cats and dogs. But for one Montana ranch family, they have a pet that’s...

Montana Ag: American wool is in high demand

BILLINGS-American wool is in high demand by the U.S. textile industry especially those with military contracts. The American Sheep Industry’s Wool Council hosted a military wool tour in the Carolinas this week showcasing the wool...