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Chef’s Series at Taste of Saskatchewan- July 17-22

Jun 19, 2018
July 17 - July 22 Farm & Food Care Saskatchewan Chef's Series at Taste of Saskatchewan The Chef’s Series is a black box style culinary competition in which top chefs compete to cook dishes featuring Saskatchewan-grown food products. This e… View Article...

Bison ranch keeps tabs on health of species at risk

Jun 13, 2018
Merek Wigness stands in front of one of the stewardship program signs installed on his farm. | Submitted photo The Wigness family knows all about the important relationships between their bison and species at risk. They’ve been ranching southwest o… View Article...

Baby bison stuck in badger hole saved by rancher

Jun 12, 2018
What do you do when a baby bison gets stuck in a badger hole? This was an unexpected question rancher Derrick Schaefer had to answer in early May. He'd been watching a particular bison cow and its four-day-old calf on his farm in west-central… View Article...

Elk Island National Park honours its main attraction

Jun 12, 2018
The spotlight was on bison at Elk Island National Park's fifth annual Bison Festival. The event on Saturday (June 2) focused on educating visitors about the bison, as well as their history, habits and cultural significance to Indigenous peoples.&hel… View Article...

Bison prices increase with better access

Jun 8, 2018
Prices for Canadian bison are slowly gaining ground as the industry continues to try and expand its global footprint. While the United States remains Canada’s largest export market, efforts have been made to increase access to Mexico, Europe and so… View Article...

To Preserve The Species, Eat It

Jun 4, 2018
A decade ago, Leawood native Amy Dunn was living in Kansas City, Missouri, and selling books at Barnes & Noble. And even though she was apprenticing as a horse trainer, she was no more country than a suburban horse. Her boyfriend, Michael Billings, wa… View Article...

Scientific literature on ‘all things bison’ compiled in new online database

May 29, 2018
The National Bison Assn. unveiled May 25 a new comprehensive database of scientific literature relating to bison health, nutrition, genetics and other information. “This new online database is designed to be the go-to site for anyone conducting res… View Article...

Grazing management key to sustaining resources on Blue Creek Ranch

May 29, 2018
Located in the Nebraska Sandhills, where balancing plant and animal life is a skill that requires the utmost of grazing and land management practices, Blue Creek Ranch is set up to master this goal. View Article...

SAVE THE DATE- 2018 Canadian Bison Association Convention and Canadian National Show & Sale

May 23, 2018
Please mark down these dates for the 2018 Canadian Bison Association Convention and Canadian National Show & Sale View Article...



Upcoming Events

Chef’s Series at Taste of Saskatchewan- July 17-22

Jun 19, 2018
July 17 - July 22 Farm & Food Care Saskatchewan Chef's Series at Taste of Saskatchewan The Chef’s Series is a black box style culinary competition in which top chefs compete to cook dishes featuring Saskatchewan-grown food products. This e… View Article...

Sask Bison at Ag In Motion

Jun 8, 2018
The Saskatchewan Bison Association booth will be part of this year's Ag In Motion event at Langham, Saskatchewan. Stop by to meet industry leaders, producers, and marketers! Ag In Motion runs July 17-19, 2018 View Article...

Saskatchewan Bison Association Booth at Canada's Farm Progress Show

Jun 8, 2018
Catch up with the Saskatchewan Bison Association at Canada's Farm Progress Show! Find industry leaders, producers and marketers, as well as the new promotional material. View Article...

SAVE THE DATE- 2018 Canadian Bison Association Convention and Canadian National Show & Sale

May 23, 2018
Please mark down these dates for the 2018 Canadian Bison Association Convention and Canadian National Show & Sale View Article...

Back to the Grass Bison Auction North Battleford, SK,

Apr 18, 2018
Back to the Grass Bison Auction North Battleford, SK, CAN Wednesday May 9, 2018 Starts 11:00 AM View Article...

Education Day with the National Buffalo Foundation

Apr 9, 2018
Explore history and science outside of the classroom at the National Buffalo Museum's first annual Education Day. Area educators are invited to bring their students to a day of free admission with several demonstrations of hands-on history and science… View Article...

The Ecological Bison

Apr 4, 2018
Bison once occupied most of North America and they had complex interactions with almost every other bird, mammal, amphibians and reptile that shared their ecosystem. The Kerry Wood Nature Centre is hosting Wes Olson on April 26, 2018 to share his… View Article...

ONLINE ONLY Bison Auction - Neely Bison Ranch

Mar 27, 2018
AUCTION OWNERS: Rocky & Beverly Neely AUCTION DATES: March 28th, 2018 - April 2nd, 2018 AUCTION TIME: 8:00 am - Will begin to close at 7:00 pm AUCTION LOCATION: 14457 County Rd, Yellow Jacket, CO View Article...

Bison Producers of Alberta 2018 Wildrose Bison Convention/ Show & Sale

Mar 14, 2018
March 16 - 9:30am - 11:00pm March 17 - 9:30am - 10:30pm View Article...

Cloverleaf Bison Auction- Kramers Auctions, North Battleford, Saskatchewan

Mar 14, 2018
380 + head of animals: 360 + calves, 2 + breeding bulls, 10 + yearling heifers, 5 + yearling bulls, 10 bred heifers, 3 cows For more information about this auction, please contact: Territory Manager Brendan Kramer - (T: 1(306)445-5000) View the webcast&h… View Article...