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September 10, 2017
Firefighters work on the Sartin Draw Fire in southeastern Montana. (BLM photo)
MT expands hay lottery as drought, fire situation worsen
September 10, 2017 - 2:49pm
August 6, 2017
Hay is in short supply in many parts of the Dakotas and Montana as drought conditions persist. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Trying to hang on: Farmers and ranchers change plans to deal with drought
August 6, 2017 - 5:16pm
September 16, 2016
Bowman County livestock producers eligible for drought program
September 16, 2016 - 9:51pm
August 4, 2016
Hay bales are show. (Pixabay)
Bowman, Slope counties granted emergency CRP haying and grazing
August 4, 2016 - 5:58pm
December 30, 2015
The Bureau of Land Management has approved a request from the American Prairie Reserve to use one of its BLM leases to graze bison instead of cattle in northeast Montana. (BRETT FRENCH/ Billings Gazette)
Feds plan to approve American Prairie Reserve's bison-grazing request
December 30, 2015 - 9:00am
September 8, 2015
North Dakota's pasture values rise
September 8, 2015 - 12:00am
July 28, 2012
Feds allowing haying, grazingin of conservation land
July 28, 2012 - 12:00am
July 10, 2012
The Little Missouri National Grasslands serve as grazing land for several of North Dakota's small farmers and ranchers who have secured the proper permits. Due to the need for permits, it is unlikely that out-of-state residents living in states with extreme drought could use the lands to graze their animals.
No takers on ND grazing offer
July 10, 2012 - 12:00am
June 27, 2012
Drought-stricken Wyoming ranchers look to ND pastures
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
May 28, 2009
Still time to comment on waterline project proposal
May 28, 2009 - 12:00am
July 5, 2008
Dorgan discusses grazing issues
July 5, 2008 - 12:00am
June 4, 2008
Conservation confusion
June 4, 2008 - 12:00am