The Charles M. Russell National Wildlife Refuge (CMR NWR) Community Working Group will meet on February 23rd in Malta at the Malta Business Center from 10:00AM to 3:00PM. Join us as we hear a presentation by Julia Haggerty, Assistant Professor of Geography, Department of Earth Sciences Montana State University, on Community Resilience in a Changing […]Read More Charles M. Russell National Wildlife Refuge (CMR NWR) Community Working Group meeting
Wednesday, September 7th from 8:15 to Noon. Meet at 8:15 a.m. at the west side of Malta High School for the Rainfall Simulator demonstration. From there, tour cover crops and companion crops on the Sims and Mavencamp farm fields. Please call Malta NRCS office at 654-1334 ext. 3 for questions.Read More COVER CROP/SOIL HEALTH TOUR
PUBLIC NOTICE FOR REFERENDUM ON PROPOSED BISON ORDINANCE 2016-1 Notice is given pursuant to 76-15-701 and -702, MCA, that the Phillips Conservation District supervisors will take action on their intent to order a referendum on proposed ordinance number 2016-1 for protection of water and soil from wild, free roaming or domestic bison grazing in Phillips […]Read More PUBLIC NOTICE FOR REFERENDUM ON PROPOSED BISON ORDINANCE 2016-1
We are proud to say that we sponsored two of these Young Couples in Agriculture, Wyatt and Andrea Lien and Kris and Tricia LaBrie! If you or anyone you know is interested in attending next year’s Young Ag Couples Conference in Helena, please contact us! Photo courtesy of YACC Facebook page.Read More Phillips Conservation District sends two local couples to Young Ag Couples Conference!
Scholarships Available The application period is now open for MACD’s annual scholarships. Two $500 Scholarships are available for Montana students—high school seniors or students who are attending an accredited post secondary institution in Montana may apply. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and enrollment or plans to enroll in a natural resource course of […]Read More MACD Scholarship
Phillips County Extension, along with Phillips Conservation District will be hosting a shelterbelt workshop on Wednesday, September 23 beginning at 9:00 a.m. through 12:30 p.m. The workshop will be held at Dr. Anne Johnson’s clinic off of Hwy 364 south of Malta and at Ron Sjostrom’s, approximately 4 miles east of Malta off of Hwy […]Read More Shelterbelt Tour
Ranch Management: Making a Profit in the Cattle Business for the Long Haul The Four Keys to Better Plant, Animal, Soil, And Financial Health It is a great time to be in the cattle industry with unprecedented calf prices, good crops, & good grass. At the same time, now is the time to plan […]Read More Ranch Management Workshop