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Call to High School Students-Represent the Bison Industry!

Apr 18, 2018
The Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture will select and send two Saskatchewan students and their teacher/mentor to represent the province at the 24th annual Global Youth Institute from October 17-20, 2018, in Des Moines, Iowa. Each year, more than 200&he… View Article...

Clostridial disease is fatal in bison, so prevention is vital

Apr 16, 2018
Most clostridial diseases have similar clinical signs, which are severe depression, high fevers and lameness if the true blackleg has affected the muscles in the leg. Most bison producers will find an animal dead. Death is rapid, often within 24 hours of&… View Article...

Binscarth woman receives distinction award

Apr 12, 2018
Louise Miller, a staunch advocate and supporter of women in agriculture was among the rural citizens to win a 2018 YWCA Brandon Women of Distinction Award. Miller is the matriarch of Silver Creek Bison Ranch, located between Binscarth and Russell.… View Article...

Canadian Bison Association Humboldt Bronco's / STARS Fundraiser

Apr 11, 2018
The CBA is hosting an online Fundraiser in support of the Humboldt Broncos. View Article...

Challenges and rewards in Manitoba’s bison industry

Apr 11, 2018
Take the road less travelled in some parts of rural Manitoba and you may see an iconic animal on the other side of the fence. There’s a good number of bison on the Prairies and Manitoba’s bison producers are hard at work meeting the demand of … View Article...

Being Bison Wise

Apr 9, 2018
Bison are wild animals. Even though they look docile they are dangerous, unpredictable, and may charge without warning. Approaching bison is unlawful and puts yourself and others at risk. Please view bison safely and follow these simple tips: View Article...

Manitoba Town Turns Bison 'Freddy' into Local Celebrity

Apr 9, 2018
In Manitoba, small-town mascots represented by oversized statues include a turtle, a catfish and a mosquito. The little town of Lorette, however, has never had a representative from the animal kingdom. The municipality of more than 3,000, located roughly&h… View Article...

Canadian Western Agribition AGM and Volunteer Appreciation Night

Apr 6, 2018
​Canadian Western Agribition and the Canadian Bison Association have a very strong partnership. The Canadian National Bison Show & Sale is held annually during Canadian Western Agribition. View Article...