Montana Stockgrowers 130th Annual Convention December 11-13 2014 Billings

Stockgrowers 130th Annual Convention Planned for Dec. 11-13 in Billings

Purchase your tickets now to receive the early registration discount Visit mtbeef.org/annual-convention for more information RSVP to the Facebook Event for continued updates Do not miss your chance to attend Montana’s largest ranching industry Convention and Trade Show. The Montana Stockgrowers Association (MSGA) and Montana CattleWomen invites you to join us for our 130th Annual…

Young Stockgrowers Host Billings Cattle Crawl

By Lacey Sutherlin, Young Stockgrowers Chair The Montana Cattle Crawl was a fantastic event hosted by Young Stockgrowers and the Montana Beef Council. The sponsors of this great event were Bank of the Rockies, Northwest Farm Credit, Yellowstone Cellars & Winery and the Montana Beef Council. We began the evening at Yellowstone Cellars and Winery…

Glenna Stucky Avon - Ranching Woman of the Year - Montana Stockgrowers

Nominations for Ranching Woman of the Year Due November 1

The Montana Stockgrowers Association is seeking nominations for the 2014 Montana Ranching Woman of the Year. The annual award is presented to an MSGA member who has made great contributions to the Montana ranching community and has gone above and beyond to support their family and friends. Nominations are due November 1 and the recipient…

T-Bone Classic Golf Tournament & Gala at Big Sky, Sept. 12

By John Grande, Martinsdale, Research & Education Endowment Foundation Chair. Planning for the Montana Stockgrowers’ Foundation T-Bone Classic is off and running in a new location. After several years of the Montana Stockgrowers holding the T-Bone Classic Golf Tournament in Billings, the tournament is now being hosted by the Research, Education and Endowment Foundation (REEF)…

Cattle Health and FDA rule changes for antibiotics labeling | Podcast

On today’s podcast, we’ll follow up on discussions held during the recent summer cattle industry conference held in Denver Colorado. In this section we’ll focus on several issues related to cattle health. The Cattle Health and Well-Being committee passed policy regarding foreign animal diseases, which could cause a widespread quarantine and possible massive depopulation of…

EPA changes to Waters of U.S., Beef Sustainability and Checkoff Increases | Podcast

On today’s post we follow up with a podcast from the recent summer cattle industry conference held in Denver, Colorado. A broad range of issues were discussed at the meeting, but the subject drawing the most conversation was EPA‘s proposed changes to the Waters of the U.S. rule. We provided a preliminary analysis of the proposed…

Importance of Being Involved at the National Meetings | Podcast

Each year, leaders from across the cattle industry meet for a summer meeting in Denver, Colorado as another opportunity to discuss important issues and to vote on policy guiding the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association and Cattlemen’s Beef Board. This year, Montana ranchers had a strong showing as several members of MSGA leadership made the trip…