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Ranchers & Local Business Helps Raise Over $20,000 for a Cure

At the Second Annual Calves to Cure DMD sale, 56 head of cattle went through the ring for a cause at Billings Livestock Commission on September 17, 2020 to raise over $20,000. 406 Precision of Twin Bridges, Montana helped the cause by giving all contributors a chance to win a Ruger 6.5 Creedmore that they…

What should I look for when I select a Home Inspector?

What a great and timely question! As of January 1, 2020, all Home Inspectors must be registered with the State of Montana and they must conform to industry standards. Previously, there were no requirements and anyone who believed they knew the scope of the job could label themselves “Home Inspector.” The new registration program protects…

Ranching in Montana

Ranching is defined as “an establishment maintained for raising livestock under range conditions; a large farm used primarily to raise one kind of crop or animal; a tract of land, usually with a house, barn, silo, etc., on which crops and often livestock are raised for livelihood.” (Dictionary.com, 2020) Ranching, one of Montana’s first industries,…

2019 Madison County Fair & Rodeo

We are proud to be sponsors of the 2019 Madison County Fair & Rodeo! Catch all the action August 7th – 10th, 2019 at the Madison County Fair Grounds! **Photo provided by the Madison County Fair**

The Best Dude Ranches in Montana

Take your next trip to Montana, the heart of the American West, where the dude ranch concept is taken to the next level offering luxury “glamping” tents and log cabins. The Resort at Paws Up The Resort at Paws Up is a 37,000 acre resort and working cattle ranch in Western Montana about 30 minutes…

Winter in Western Montana- The Dangers

In Montana, residents love to appreciate the outdoors. This is one of the things that makes our beautiful state so easy to live in; its great outdoors. In the winter season, there are dangers posed to outdoor recreators. More recently, the West Central Montana Avalanche Center declared dangerous rating for lands around Western Montana. Avalanche…

The Triple Creek Ranch

The Triple Creek Ranch is a Montana Luxury Guest Ranch Resort in Darby, Montana. The ranch is “a proud Relais & Châteaux property, a Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star rated hotel, an ORVIS-endorsed fishing lodge and Virtuoso Preferred Supplier offering rustic elegance in a serene forested setting surrounded by endless miles of National Forest Service land.”…

Participate in Your Local Toys for Tots Drive!

Toys for Tots began in 1947 and has the primary goal of helping bring the joy of Christmas and send a message of hope to America’s less fortunate children. The organization was created on behalf of the U.S Marine Corps and even gained support from Walt Disney himself, who created their logo. This year, Berkshire…

Tree Farming in Montana

A Generational, Thriving Industry Tree farming is a foreign topic to many Montanans, but it something that thrives in our state. There are over 500 tree farms in Montana, covering over 162,000 acres of forest land. This industry helps conserve important endangered species’ habitats, keep municipal water supplies healthy, and offer recreational opportunities for communities…

Waving on the Back Roads of Montana

Doing the Wave By Dave Reese Published – Unkown Now the single – finger wave is an oddity that I first witnessed riding bumpy mountain roads next to my dad in his old Ford pickup. Not being quite big enough to see over the dashboard, I could never make out who he was waving at,…