Bison in the News

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 yesterday to USDA Under Secretary Greg Ibach urging approval of the National Bison Association’s request for a $17 million purchase of bison meat under the
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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 today that bison producers are now eligible for relief under the second round of Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP-2) payments. “Bison producers now have the
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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 mammal continued to brighten this week as officials from South Dakota State University (SDSU), the National Bison Association and the National Buffalo Foundation formally launched
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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 Development to raise funds to support research programs and outreach efforts to benefit the U.S. bison business.   The Director of Development position is responsible
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National Bison Association Launches Innovative Conservation Management Plan

July 1, 2020

National Bison Association Launches Innovative Conservation Management Plan Plan Allows Bison Producers to Document and Improve Conservation Practices Westminster, CO (July 1, 2020) – The National Bison Association (NBA) officially launched its new Conservation Management Plan (CMP) during its Virtual Bison Learning Webinar Series last week. The CMP will provide bison farmers and ranchers the
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