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South Dakota State University Center of Excellence for Bison Studies Approves Eight Research Projects to Improve Understanding of All Things Bison

June 3, 2021

South Dakota State University Center of Excellence for Bison Studies Approves Eight Research Projects to Improve Understanding of All Things Bison RAPID CITY, S.D. - A new era in bison…
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Help Recruit Cosponsors for Truth in Buffalo Labeling Bill

May 3, 2021

Help Recruit Cosponsors for Truth in Buffalo Labeling Bill April 30, 2021   NBA members can help build support for the Truth in Buffalo Labeling Act by recruiting additional co-sponsors…
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Challenge Grants Fuel Opportunities to Double Support for Bison Center of Excellence

February 24, 2021

Challenge Grants Fuel Opportunities to Double Support for Bison Center of Excellence Bison Producers, Supporters Step Up with $146,000 in One Day People wanting to support the newly-chartered Center of…
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USDA Approves $17 Million Purchase of Bison Meat

December 9, 2020

USDA Approves $17 Million Purchase of Bison Meat Agency OK’s Bison Industry Request for Section 32 Program Purchase WESTMINSTER, CO (Dec. 4, 2020) – Bison business leaders hailed today’s announcement…
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A Bison Moonshot

“That’s one small step for man; one giant leap for mankind.” Nearly every schoolchild learns that phrase, and a few of us have been around long enough to remember watching…
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Perhaps a Road Best Not Travelled

As genetic engineering capabilities vault forward, USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) recently initiated the steps to start developing regulations governing the production of genetically modified animals, and…
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A Paycheck for Fighting Climate Change

Years ago, farmers in the European Union coined the term “multifunctional” to describe agriculture’s role in society. As one French farmer explained to me, “We produce so much more than…
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Wildlife Among the Petri Dishes

A couple of news articles caught my attention in recent weeks. First was a story headlined, “Plant Based Diets Crucial to Saving Global Wildlife.” A few days later, my newsfeed…
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