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Urban Sprawl & Ag: Bozeman
On the LaneCast today Urban Sprawl is the topic on the podcast. Urban sprawl is an issue that impacts agricultural producers, open spaces, and rural communities. Growth, progress, and change are inevitable, especially in Bozeman, Montana. There are options to preserve open space and ensure a future for landowners and outdoor enthusiasts by conserving land
Listen to Lane Everyday from Anywhere!
For a while now I have had friends from across the nation ask me if I had a podcast. Many who meet me at various agricultural related events don’t have the opportunity to tune into the Northern Ag Network Radio or TV reports every day being several states away! So I have decided to produce
Where are the Animal Rights Activists?
Where are the animal rights activists? The ones who claim that we as ranchers neglect our livestock, value profit over life and believe that we are destroying the environment? I ask where they are because I have not seen them this winter out with all my family, friends and fellow ranchers taking care of livestock
Where’s That Kid at Today??
It’s hard to imagine that 2017 is almost wrapped up. For farmers, ranchers along with everyone else here in the Northern Plains and Rocky Mountian West, we are ready for 2017 to be over. After a year of drought, wildfires, lower commodity prices, ect¬†everyone is ready for a snow day or two. As an ag.
From Bullfighter to Barber
One of the best aspects of being an agricultural broadcaster is the people I meet. The salt of the earth people that live in rural America is the reason that I am in this career path. Meeting the men and women that make our rural communities thrive is what it’s all about. That’s why I
Scary Halloween Costume
I’m having a tough time deciding on what to wear for trick-or-treating tonight. I have two pretty scary options. Option number one is pretty terrifying: Todays Winter Wheat Prices     Option number two is also scary to look at: My student loans Not sure on which costume I will choose yet! Happy Halloween!
What’s That Kid Talking About??
“Good morning everyone, it’s time for your morning market report.” That is usually the first thing out of my mouth each morning as the Northern Ag Network’s Morning Market Report hits the airwaves in Montana, Wyoming and the Western Dakotas. As an agricultural broadcaster, each broadcast day is different. Just like on a farm or