Weather Forecast



November 11, 2014
Winter storm hits U.S. Plains, upper Midwest
November 11, 2014 - 10:04pm
Press Photo by April Baumgarten 
Cattle walk through the Badlands south of Medora on Oct. 31. The beef industry has been profitable for producers as prices continue to stay at record highs.
No end in sight for county’s booming cattle industry: High prices could to carry in to 2015
November 11, 2014 - 4:24pm
November 6, 2014
Beef Talk: Cull deep enough to find those freeloaders
November 6, 2014 - 10:05pm
November 1, 2014
Comment period for beef importation rule extended to Dec. 29
November 1, 2014 - 9:24pm
October 18, 2014
Press Photo by April Baumgarten 
Bowman native Gracie Blaser, 9, shows her commercial heifer calf during of the West River Livestock Show Junior Point Show Saturday at the Dickinson State University Indoor Arena. As one of the younger participants, Blaser has plenty of years left to show.
Start them while they’re young
October 18, 2014 - 6:52pm
October 16, 2014
High beef prices have ranchers selling early
October 16, 2014 - 11:47pm
October 11, 2014
Submitted Photo
Richard Papousek of Quinn, S.D., has recouped about half of a $600,000 loss from the Oct. 4, 2013, blizzard. He continues in a legal dispute with his insurance company over whether some of his cattle died of drowning because their lungs had filled with water, despite the fact that they hadn't entered a lake or stream.
After the storm: Farm bill, donations helped SD ranchers recover from blizzard
October 11, 2014 - 5:58pm
Baumgarten: Donors deserve thanks for helping ranchers weather Atlas
October 11, 2014 - 12:44am
October 9, 2014
Beef Talk: Time to sort the thin, young or old cows
October 9, 2014 - 9:52pm
October 2, 2014
Beef Talk: A time to reflect and ponder
October 2, 2014 - 11:15pm
September 27, 2014
Press Photo by April Baumgarten
Allison Wiedeman of the Environmental Protection Agency speaks Saturday at North Dakota Stockmen's Association Conventional and Trade Show in Dickinson.
As clear as mud: EPA, cattle advocates butt heads on proposed Waters of the U.S. rule
September 27, 2014 - 9:40pm
September 26, 2014
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Bowman rancher Stanely Pope, who died in a ranching accident last year in June, will be honored at the North Dakota Stockmen’s Association Convention and Trade Show today in Dickinson.
The Pope of Slope County: Bowman rancher to be honored by North Dakota Stockmen’s for contributions to industry
September 26, 2014 - 11:27pm
Beef Talk: When a cow is determined to be market beef, sell her
September 26, 2014 - 12:51am
September 23, 2014
(Press Photo by April Baumgarten)
The North Dakota Stockmen’s Association believes its an exciting time to own cattle, like these shown near the little Badlands about 10 miles south of South Heart.
3 days of cattle: Annual N.D. Stockmen’s convention comes at exciting time
September 23, 2014 - 10:55pm
September 18, 2014
Beef Talk: Cow herd expansion needs land
September 18, 2014 - 5:45pm