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FSA Hosts Farm Bill Meetings This Week

The USDA's Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Val Dolcini is in Montana this week to attend five Farm Bill agricultural producer meetings in the Golden Triangle.

The meetings, hosted by the FSA and MSU Cooperative Extension Service, will cover newly authorized programs and important deadlines involving Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC), Price Loss Coverage (PLC) and the Non-Insured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP) Buy-Up and Livestock Disaster Programs

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MSU Extension Offers Free Online Magazine

BOZEMAN – Big Sky Small Acres: Rural Living in Montana, a magazine produced triannually by Montana State University Extension for busy landowners and backyard enthusiasts, is now available for free online

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EDF: “Habitat Exchanges” A Win-Win Plan to Save the Greater Sage Grouse

The following is a recent post from the Environmental Defense Fund's "Growing Returns" bog, reprinted by permission. Give it a read, some thought, and then let us know what you think:
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No time to wait: sage grouse delay gives urgency to conservation

By ERIC HOLST| JANUARY 5, 2015

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Montana’s Next Generation Conference January 30 and 31 in Shelby, MT

The deadline is fast approaching to register for Montana’s Next Generation Conference, January 30 and 31, 2015, in Shelby, Montana.  Hosted by the Glacier and Toole County Farm Service Agency, local MSU Extension, Marias River Livestock Association and the Front Range Counties Farm Bureau, this comprehensive conference of succession planning and production workshops is one not to miss.

Events kick

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MSU Extension Golden Triangle Cropping Seminars Set for January 2015

Montana State University Extension will host the annual cropping seminar series January 12-15 in Fort Benton, Chester, Shelby, Cut Bank, Choteau, Conrad, Stanford, and Great Falls.  Speakers at each location will feature Kent McVay, Ron Larsen, and Dr

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Dr. Emily Glunk, MSU Extension Forage Specialist, will be the featured presenter at the forage seminar, December 16th in Cut Bank. (Photo: MSU Extension)
Dr. Emily Glunk, MSU Extension Forage Specialist, will be the featured presenter at the forage seminar, December 16th in Cut Bank. (Photo: MSU Extension)
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MSU Extension Forage Seminar – Tues. Dec 16th in Cut Bank.

Golden Triangle producers are invited to attend a Forage Seminar featuring MSU Extension Forage Specialist, Dr. Emily Glunk, on Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 9 a.m. to noon Glacier County Courthouse Annex – Cut Bank, MT

There is no charge for the half-day seminar, and no pre-registration is required.

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Big Horn Sheep Captured, Moved to Sheep Creek Drainage South of Great Falls

 

State wildlife biologists have trapped and transplanted 21 bighorn sheep to the Sheep Creek drainage that flows into the Missouri River south of Great Falls. The animals were captured over several days from the Missouri River Breaks north of Lewistown.

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Forage Workshop on Dec. 15, 2014 in Shelby

MSU Extension will be hosting a Forage Workshop on Monday, December 15 at Marias River Electric in Shelby.  This free workshop will be begin at 3 p.m. and should last 90 minutes.

Emily Glunk, Ph

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MSU Extension to Host 2015 Crop and Pest Management School

Register now for the Crop and Pest Management School held at Montana State University January 5-7, 2015. The 2½-day workshop will focus on small grain production in Montana. Ruth Dill-Macky, Professor of Small Grains Pathology at the University of Minnesota Department of Plant Pathology and Scott Meers with Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development will provide guest lectures

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Pesticide Applicator Training on Dec. 10, 2014 in Shelby

MSU Extension will be hosting a Pesticide Applicator Training on Wednesday, December 10 at the Comfort Inn in Shelby.  This program is geared towards individuals with private or commercial pesticide applicator licenses and those wishing to obtain one.  The program w

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Choteau's community center, the Pavilion, has seen a series of extensive renovations, many paid for by the community's support of fundraising efforts by the Pals of the Pavilion. (Photo: Jane Wolery)
Choteau's community center, the Pavilion, has seen a series of extensive renovations, many paid for by the community's support of fundraising efforts by the Pals of the Pavilion. (Photo: Jane Wolery)
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Pals of the Pavilion are Thankful for Supportive Community

The Pals of the Pavilion, a local volunteer group that has been working to raise funds to remodel Choteau's community events center - The Choteau Pavilion - is planning to take a little time off while the remodel is completed

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MSU Extension Minute: Small Steps to Health and Wealth

On today's Extension Minute, Pondera Co. Agent Wendy Wedum introduced a new series on "Small Steps to Health and Wealth".

Click HERE for more information.

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