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submitted by Janet Hawks
submitted by Janet Hawks
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Local Agriculture Photos

Check out the photos that have been submitted on our website by going to the Ag Appreciation link at the top of the home page!

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Cassidy Brunner
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East Bench Cattle

Written by: Cassidy Brunner

In today’s economy building a family ranch and farm isn’t always the easiest and as some say it can’t be done because working with family just doesn’t work! I, Cassidy Brunner, have been working with my dad on the farm and ranch since growing up and wouldn’t change it for the world!

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Coverage And Premiums Raised

This Monday, the Montana Hail Board voted to expand coverage, including a slight increase in premiums on hail insurance. At producers' request & with the authority granted in House Bill 189, the board voted unanimously to increase per-acreage coverage on non-irrigated land from $50 to $75 & on irrigated land from $76 to $114 or a 60% increase in coverage. My fri

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the Gollehon farm
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Meet The Gollehons

They're Gary & Becky (she was an Ihnen) & they farm 32 miles east of Brady in the northwest corner of Choteau County in an area north of "The Knees." known as the Ashmoor Community. Montana Agriculture Appreciation is going on this month (March) & the Gollehons are certainly an example of today's modern Montana farmer. Gary's gre

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Ag Appreciation 2013
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Tiber Farming Co.

Written by Gordon Smedsrud

Tiber Farming Co.

Ole Smedsrud immigrated from Norway to Montana in 1914.  In 1916 he came to Conrad Montana and met with his friend Norman Solid; the land agent for Mont5ana homesteaders.

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Technology in Agriculture

When you think of farming, you may not think much about the technology that is involved.

The basic technology of agricultural machines has changed little in the last century. Though modern harvesters and planters may do a better job or be slightly tweaked from their predecessors, the US $250,000 combine of today still cuts, threshes, and separates grain in essentially the same way it has always been done

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Sage Grouse

(Undated) – Earlier this month, the wildlife advocate group “Wildearth Guardians,”
Filed a legal petition with the federal government to ban coal mining in some areas,
Including Montana, saying it would do more to protect the Sage Grouse

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the Carey Act
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Not All Land

Montana Ag Appreciation Month is underway this month & the talk often turns to early day homesteading. Not all land was available for homesteading back in the "Early Days." however. A Congressional Measure, approved on August 18, 1894, provided Montana & other states with 1,000,000 acres to be known as "The Carey Act." That'

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Rocky Ridge Angus Ranch – Lerum Family

Written by Carrie Lerum

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Free Land! Enough to Feed Your Family!

According to an article by David Quammen in the January, 2012 issue of National Geographic:
The earnest saga of farming and ranching in northern Montana began with a misconception that verged on a lie: free land, enough to feed your family! But the land wasn't quite free, and it was far from enough.
On  January 1, 1863,

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Farm Fun Facts

Fun Farm Facts

  • Mature turkeys have more than 3,500 feathers.
  • There are 47 different breeds of sheep in the U.S.
  • Pork is the most widely eaten meat in the world.
  • The average person consumes 584 pounds of dairy products a year.
  • 160 degrees Fahrenheit is the c
Habets
images submitted by Jeff Habets of Tumbleweed Ranch
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Tumbleweed Ranch

What is the name of your farm or ranch and where is it located?

 

Tumbleweed Ranch is located between Conrad and Shelby, right along side I-15. We are one of very few ranches that are right along side the interstate, and we receiv

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