AgStar’s Purple Ribbon Video Contest

14 Jul
July 14, 2012

Share your story and YOU could win a $500 Scholarship!

Submit a video taking us through the life of a showman by sharing how you get your animal ready for the fair. To enter, submit your story on AgStar’s facebook page, then get friends and family to vote for your video by  “liking” your submission. The contestant from each age group with the most likes by August 20th, will win the $500 Scholarship.  Winners will be announced at the Grand Opening of the Ag Star Arena at the Minnesota State Fair on August 23, 2012.

Rules
Three Age Groups:

  • 14-15
  • 16-18
  • 19-21

Videos should be no longer than 2 minutes. Videos must be submitted by August 12, 2012. For more details, please visit agstar.com/Pages/Rules.aspx


 

Wolf Hunting and Trapping Seasons Comments Needed

06 Jun
June 6, 2012
Legislation was signed into law establishing a wolf hunting and trapping season in Minnesota this year. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is seeking public comments on the details for these seasons. To learn more about the details and to take the survey visit www.dnr.state.mn.us/mammals/wolves/mgmt.html. It is important for farmers to weigh in on this survey.

Let your sheep and cattle producing friends – especially those in the wolf management zones – know about this survey.

MN Lamb & Wool Website Awakens from Hibernation

18 May
May 18, 2012

Sheep friends,
I am thrilled to announce that the MN Lamb & Wool producers website is back up and running! We heard your frustration and shared those feelings. There is no excuse, and moving forward we will be better. Check out the calendar of events page for the information on upcoming sheep-related activities. As always, we welcome your feedback on how we can improve this site to better serve the sheep farms in Minnesota. Send your suggestions to
jeremy.geske@gmail.com
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Be sure to let your sheep friends know that the MLWP website has awakened, and make sure to check us out on Facebook if you have not already done so!

Jeremy Geske
MLWPA – Secretary