Tag Archives: Montana

How These Little Dogs Help Keep Grizzlies On Their Toes

Living with grizzly bears is something people have to deal with on the Rocky Mountain Front.  Personally, I would ten times prefer dealing with grizzly bears in the Rocky Mountains than having to deal with politicians and their enforcers (aka … Continue reading

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Special Cowboy Moments Ep146: History of Miles City

From my old Cyber Buddy, John L Moore: Follow the link to see John and watch the first Miles City SCM RFDTV episode to debut on May 2nd. If you don’t feel compelled to watch the video all the way … Continue reading

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Governor Gets Final Say in Year Round Bison in Montana

 via NorthernAg.net   If the Montana Department of Livestock and the Fish Wildlife and Parks can’t come to agreement on an issue of bison management, the governor gets to decide is the advice that the Montana Attorney General’s office is … Continue reading

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BLM Plans for Public Lands Use vs Sage Grouse Released

Grazing in Montana is not widely identified as a threat to the Greater Sage-Grouse. Well of course. One wouldn’t expect anything else would one? (Sarcasm in case you didn’t notice.) The reality is that planned grazing could easily fix the … Continue reading

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Momentum in Montana

The reason that transfer of public lands has become so popular is because of the dire need to improve access, health, and productivity on our public lands — not to privatize them, as adversaries often tout. No level of government … Continue reading

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Killing wolves could hurt, not help, livestock, study finds

If you believe this study, even for a minute, you need to read Michael Coffman’s article, Secret Science, in the Winter 2014 edition of Range Magazine. Coffman reveals the gory details of corruption, manufactured data, junk (un-replaceable) science, embezzlement, and … Continue reading

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Why I’m quitting the NRA

Sent to the Miles City Newspaper by John L. Moore The recent standoff in Nevada between the BLM and rancher Clive Bundy proves one thing: the West is a political tinderbox that the slightest spark could ignite into bloodshed. Concerning … Continue reading

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New Bison War: Should Buffalo Be Reintroduced to the West?

This is a bit long but very informative. Bison are already being conserved and managed here in Texas where it has worked quite well. But it is not apt to work nearly as well in Montana. The reason is simple. … Continue reading

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Grazing Can Make Riparian Areas Better Or Worse

 by Jesse Bussard via Beef Producer As in all grazing situations, the amount of time cattle graze and the length of recovery period are critical to good riparian management. I have been spending a lot of time in and near rivers … Continue reading

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Cattle And Trout Can Be Friends

Jesse Bussard in one of the sharpest young up and commers in our industry. I would hope you all will give her your support. — jtl  By Jesse Bussard via Beef Producer Trout streams need the same things as grass … Continue reading

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