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Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
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Field day: Organic matter is ingredient for healthy soil
Dickinson State cross country looks to carry momentum after last season's success
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Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
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Mathew A. "Snow Shoe" Peterson
Anton "Tony" Leo Meeks
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Beach vibe in the Bakken
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Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
April 7, 2016
Legendary northwest Montana bull sells for $350,000
MALTA, Mont. -- With a $350,000 sales price Tuesday, a northwest Montana bull known as HA Cowboy Up can fairly be referred to as the Ferrari...
April 7, 2016 - 6:00am
September 11, 2014
Beef Talk: Do you have some bulls to cull?
Now is a good time to look at the bull pen, even though it probably is empty. In fact, one would have to wonder why if there is a bull in the pen. For many, the bulls are left on pasture and rounded up with the cows and calves as fall progresses. Throughout the summer, various bulls...
September 11, 2014 - 10:07pm
March 6, 2014
Ranchers mull feedlot expansions
More livestock producers are considering adding or expanding livestock feeding operations in North Dakota, officials said. Scott Ressler, environmental services director for the North Dakota Stockmen’s Association, says about seven feedlots are in development in the state, compared...
March 6, 2014 - 9:05pm
Grabbing the bull by the EPDs
The act of purchasing a bull is turning more and more into an exact science. With advancements in modern technology — especially in the...
February 6, 2014 - 11:06pm
January 16, 2014
Making dollars make sense
Onlookers at the Diversity, Direction & Dollars agricultural forum Tuesday had nowhere to run and nowhere to hide from Jolene Brown. The keynote speaker during the 18th annual forum at the Ramada Grand Dakota Lodge in Dickinson, Brown, a fiery speaker and author, gave tips to...
January 16, 2014 - 11:30pm
January 9, 2014
Bull Day Showcase set for Jan. 18
Those interested in doing some cattle window shopping should plan on attending the annual Bull Day Showcase next weekend in Dickinson. Presented by the Dickinson Area Chamber of Commerce and set for Saturday, Jan. 18 at Stockmen’s Livestock Exchange, the event will feature about...
January 9, 2014 - 9:28pm
December 19, 2013
Beef Talk: Bull buying and headaches
By Kris Ringwall As the year wraps up, the process of buying a bull picks up and new bulls are great, but what about the old bulls? Although one wants to keep lots of openness when reviewing new bulls, truth be told, there is a wealth of information available on most bulls that...
December 19, 2013 - 8:46pm
December 12, 2013
Bulls and cold are not a good mix
By Kris Ringwall Having had to break into the office door because the lock was frozen shut reminded me that not all things work well in the cold. Those that have experienced cold firsthand do not need to be reminded. For others that can skirt the harshness of winter, in this case...
December 12, 2013 - 9:54pm
December 7, 2012
Beef on the auction block; sale outlook positive
All indicators from local cattle handlers are that bull sales, which were good this year, will continue into the new year. Tony Stroh, owner of Stroh Herefords Ranch in Killdeer, said that last year the average 2-year-old bull sold for about $3,800, and he is crossing his fingers...
December 7, 2012 - 12:00am
January 22, 2011
Bovine beauties win award
Rollie and Tama Baumgarten of Belfield won the "Super Bowl" of livestock shows. They took the Grand Champion Pen Hereford Heifers Award at this...
January 22, 2011 - 12:00am
September 1, 2010
Judge says seizure of ND rancher's cattle improper
BISMARCK (AP) -- A judge has ruled that a McLean County rancher's cattle should not have been seized by law officers. The Sheriff's Department seized 258 cows, calves and bulls from Layton Reynolds of Douglas on Friday. State's Attorney Ladd Erickson said in an affidavit that the...
September 1, 2010 - 10:00am
June 26, 2010
Beef Talk: Good to be in beef business
After months spent developing the right grazing system, building good fences, buying the right bulls, selecting the best cows and matching one's resources to the best calving season, all the learning and preparation is ready to be executed. It's good to be in the beef business. However,...
June 26, 2010 - 12:00am
April 3, 2010
Beef Talk: Keeping bulls free of viruses
Bulls can get sick, too. As a kid, I remember finding our bull dead. The bull was at the end of a grove of trees, the victim of blackleg. Not far away were two dead calves. Young minds are impressionable, so that day left a mark. Today there is no excuse to lose cattle to blackleg. The...
April 3, 2010 - 12:00am
November 19, 2009
Public executions and bullfights
I'm no big fan of capital punishment, but it's hard to argue that John Allen Muhammad didn't deserve to die last week. Much more than most murders, his were particularly meaningless. And they were thoroughly public: for three weeks in 2002 some citizens in the Washington metropolitan...
November 19, 2009 - 12:00am