Contact Us

Agriculture - Page 16

Poster artwork done by Brittany Plachecki, Kansas City Art Institute.

March 25th is National Ag Day 2014

March 25th 2014 has been designated as National Ag Day 2014. Ag day is an opportunity for producers, ag associations, corporations, universities, government agencies and countless others across America gather to recognize and celebrate the abundance provided by American agriculture

Read More

Montana State Hail Insurance Program

More Montana Agriculture

National Agriculture Day is honoring Agriculture THIS month & all of us here at KSEN enjoy helping show our appreciation for our Ag Producers. The theme for National Ag Day this year is: "Agriculture; 365 Sunrises & 7 Billion Mouths to Feed." I blo

Read More

Montana Hail Board

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

Read More

the Gollehon farm

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

Read More


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

Read More


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

Read More

the Carey Act

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'

Read More

Valier Area Development Corporation

Feeling Rather Froggy

The Valier Area Development Corporation has scheduled an important meeting tomorrow evening (Tuesday) down at Froggies in Valier. All Valier residents are strongly encouraged to attend tomorrow night's meeting of the Valier Area Development Corporation as they continue moving FORWARD for the future

Read More


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,

Read More

cocktails at five

Cocktails At Five

The Valier Friends of the Library will be having their Annual Dinner tomorrow (Saturday) night. All the FUN begins at 5 with no host cocktails & then there'll be a delicious prime rib dinner on the platter at 6 tomorrow night. Ti

Read More

iStockphoto 153906331

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

Farmer Jane?

If you grew up like most Americans, the word farmer probably conjures an image of a man in overalls, maybe driving a tractor or standing by a trusty dog. Preschool songs and television taught you that men farm and women garden.


Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KSEN AM 1150 quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Never Miss the Latest News from KSEN AM 1150.