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Average Montana farmland real estate value up 8.9 percent, Wyoming up 5 percent

The 2014 Montana average farmland real estate value, a measurement of the value of all land and buildings on farms, was $860 per acre. This is an increase of 8.9 percent from 2013, and 13.2 percent from 2012. The average value of cropland was $987, up 10.9 percent from 2013. The average valu…

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Silage shrink affects feed quality and quantity

Silage shrink affects feed quality and quantity

When silage shrinks, producers end up with less available feed and, often, a lower quality feed.

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Consistent quality: Italian team to examine Montana HRSW

Great Falls, Mont. — Pizza is an Italian specialty, but the secret ingredient may be U.S. hard red spring wheat. In fact, Italy is Europe’s largest importer of U.S. hard red spring wheat, and six Italians are heading to Montana, Minnesota and North Dakota August 2 to 9, 2014, to investigate …

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Food and Ag Centers to offer food safety, marketing training

The Montana Department of Agriculture’s Food & Agricultural Development Network will sponsor three training sessions around the state for food manufacturing companies. The “Concept to Consumer: Developing Your Food Product for Market” workshops will be held in Butte on August 5, Red Lodg…

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Producers willing to share secrets to success

Psst…do you want to know a secret?

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Be wary of wheat quality after wet weather

Be wary of wheat quality after wet weather

[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – This summer’s excessive rain has left the wheat harvest lagging behind and the crop in suboptimal condition, according to one grain management expert.

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Wolf hunting licenses go on sale Monday

Montana's wolf hunting licenses go on sale Monday for the 2014-15 hunting season.

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Ag number one at DREC but oil activity changing landscape

Ag number one at DREC but oil activity changing landscape

DICKINSON, N.D. – The hay was growing thick and hardy out in the pastures and fields in western North Dakota, and that made a dent in how many producers were able to attend NDSU’s Dickinson Research Extension Center’s field day. Producers from both western North Dakota and eastern Montana at…

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Giving biotech in ag and food production a level playing field

Giving biotech in ag and food production a level playing field

FARGO, N.D. – The use of biotechnology is big within the health industry, the area of industrial envrionment and agriculture, but while it is widely adopted and accepted within the first two, it’s acceptance is another matter in the ag industry, according to Dr. Cathy Enright, executive vice…

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