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Twelve Senators Urge USDA to Approve Bison Meat Purchase

October 2, 2020

Twelve Senators Urge USDA to Approve Bison Meat Purchase (WESTMINSTER, CO, Oct. 2, 2020) -- Twelve U.S. Senators, led by John Hoeven (R-ND) and Michael Bennet (D-CO) sent a letter…
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Bison Producers Now Eligible for CFAP Payments

September 18, 2020

Bison Producers Now Eligible for CFAP Payments National Bison Assn. Welcomes News, Thanks Hill Allies for Support WESTMINSTER, CO (Sept. 18, 2020) – The National Bison Association welcomed USDA’s announcement…
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New Center of Excellence to Advance Bison Research, Knowledge

September 9, 2020

New Center of Excellence to Advance Bison Research, Knowledge Collaborative Commitment among South Dakota State University, Bison Organizations RAPID CITY, SD (Sept. 8, 2020) – The future of America’s national…
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NBA and National Buffalo Foundation Seeking Director of Development

July 31, 2020

NBA and National Buffalo Foundation Seeking Director of Development   The National Bison Association and the National Buffalo Foundation this week posted a formal job opening for a Director of…
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The Little Industry That Could

Guest Blog By Ken Klemm   I think I can, I think I can.  I think I can, I think I can.  I know I can, I know I can! …
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Reading the COVID Assistance Tea Leaves

It’s been a little over a week since producers and organizations that were excluded from the initial round of the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program were able to file comments with…
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Turning on a Dime

One aspect of bison that never ceases to amaze me is their ability to turn on a dime. A bison running full speed will plant a front hoof in the…
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USDA Yardstick Can’t Measure Weight of COVID Impact on Bison

Suppose you wanted to buy a pen of calves but needed to know the weights. “No problem,” the owner replies. “In fact, why don’t you weigh them yourself right now?…
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