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Governor declares drought emergency in eastern Montana
Bullock says farmers and ranchers are feeling the effects after a winter of below-average rain and snow.

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Governor declares drought emergency in eastern Montana
Bullock says farmers and ranchers are feeling the effects after a winter of below-average rain and snow.
Eco-group billboard blitz to greet Interior chief in Montana
Ryan Zinke is scheduled to address the Western Governors Association’s annual conference Tuesday in the town of Whitefish.
Total solar eclipse casts spotlight on rural Oregon town
Idaho county passes Emergency Declaration ahead of eclipse
Kids today: They don’t work summer jobs the way they used to

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National feeder and stocker cattle report
On Thursday it was announced that the U.S. would suspend beef imports from Brazil, mainly due to safety and health concerns.
National wool and sheep review
At San Angelo, Texas, 6488 head sold.
West Coast grain price report
California shell egg price report
Fluid milk and cream review – West

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National feeder and stocker cattle report
On Thursday it was announced that the U.S. would suspend beef imports from Brazil, mainly due to safety and health concerns.
National wool and sheep review
At San Angelo, Texas, 6488 head sold.
West Coast grain price report
California shell egg price report
Fluid milk and cream review – West

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Governor declares drought emergency in eastern Montana
Bullock says farmers and ranchers are feeling the effects after a winter of below-average rain and snow.
Eco-group billboard blitz to greet Interior chief in Montana
Ryan Zinke is scheduled to address the Western Governors Association’s annual conference Tuesday in the town of Whitefish.
Kids today: They don’t work summer jobs the way they used to
Rolling sequoia: Idaho tree tied to John Muir set for move
US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

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Total solar eclipse casts spotlight on rural Oregon town
Madras is predicted to be among the country’s best viewing spots because of its clear, high-desert skies.
Idaho county passes Emergency Declaration ahead of eclipse
County commissioners passed the declaration so they could ask the state for assistance in case more resources are need.
Kids today: They don’t work summer jobs the way they used to
In major blow to Brazil, US suspends meat product imports
Study links legalized pot with increase in car crash claims.