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Photos by Dan Bendtsen
Apr 11, 2017

Third-graders attended the annual ag expo Friday at Central Wyoming ...

From Riverton FFA
Feb 19, 2017

The Riverton FFA started the new year in early May of 2016 with the election of the 2016-2017 officers. The officers include: Braxton Crofts (President), Tiana ...

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Feb 17, 2017

Fremont County FFA chapters will celebrate National FFA Week, Feb. 18-25, 2017. This year's theme is Transform Purpose to Action, and it embraces more than 89 ...


From Shoshoni FFA
Feb 17, 2017

The Shoshoni FFA has had a busy year and is gearing up for another successful year to come. Some chapter highlights include, a chapter officer retreat to ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Feb 17, 2017

They spoke to winter-bound enthusiasts at Fremont Count Farm and Ranch Days. Somewhere beneath the deep snow, the ice and the frost, garden plots ...

From Lander FFA
Feb 17, 2017

The Lander FFA Chapter consistently produces young people who are motivated and capable. This is evident by the number of State FFA Degrees, American FFA ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 1, 2017

A design document indicates bids for construction of the new facility could go out as early as February. A bill has passed the Wyoming House that ...

By Andrea Novotny, Staff Writer
Jan 22, 2017

Internships and works studies in agriculture were popular ideas discussed at Central Wyoming College's community agriculture dinner dialogue Wednesday. The ...

By Randy Tucker
Oct 2, 2016

She doesn't know it, but she is providing a welcome bit of egg diversity to my flock. She's in the group somewhere. We have a flock of 17 Rhode ...


From staff reports
Oct 2, 2016

Farmers and ranchers from Fremont County join those from five other Wyoming counties in a series of videos describe innovative soil practices they say are ...

The Associated Press
Sep 16, 2016

Bankers say weak farm income continues to weigh down the economy in rural parts of Wyoming and nine other Plains and Western states. The overall rural ...

From staff reports
Aug 5, 2016

The rush of the fair shows and exhibits had worn down by about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday. The swine were asleep, and some goat and sheep settled into their favorite ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Aug 5, 2016

Mady Dolcater won fair's top prize with 'substitute' animal If anyone at the Fremont County Fair could be considered a prodigy of sheep showing, ...

Staff Photos
Aug 4, 2016

Fremont County Fair continues through ...

By Andrea Novotny, Staff Writer
Aug 4, 2016

Modern-day fair pigs are bigger and leaner, says longtime judge The Fremont County Fair has changed a lot over last 40 years -- from the scope of the ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Aug 2, 2016

University of Wyoming Extension horticulturist Donna Hoffman was on hand Monday to judge the agricultural products of local 4-H youth. Though she has spent 20 ...

By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
Jul 28, 2016

Youth horse shows helped kick off the 103rd Fremont County Fair and Rodeo last weekend. A three-day event for youth that started Friday combined arena timed ...

By Andrea Novotny, Staff Writer
Jun 19, 2016

Two more elk tested positive for brucellosis in 2015 on the west side of the Bighorn Mountains. The discovery brings the total number of positive results ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Jun 16, 2016

Though the U.S. Department of Agriculture was authorized to kill as many as four wolves in Fremont County nearly two weeks ago, only two have been killed to ...

From staff reports
May 15, 2016

The Fremont County Wyoming County Hall of Fame Committee hosted their second annual benefit and dance to honor their 2015 Wyoming Cowboy Hall of Fame Inductees ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
May 12, 2016

The college was approved for Level III state funding in February, but matching funds must be raised. The Central Wyoming College Foundation has taken ...


Wyoming Business Council
Apr 17, 2016

College student from Lander embodies next generation in agriculture education, philosophy Rebecca Weber rested one afternoon last summer against ...

From staff and wire reports
Apr 10, 2016

Nominations will be accepted through April 22 for the 51st Annual Fremont County Agriculture Appreciation Awards. Nominations can be made to the ...

By Christina George, Staff Writer
Mar 11, 2016

Agriculture producers whose livestock are damaged by gray wolves could be compensated by the state under a new program. The Wyoming Legislature voted to ...


From staff reports
Mar 10, 2016

The United States Department of Agriculture's Risk Management Agency is reminding producers in Wyoming, Montana, North Dakota and South Dakota that the final ...

By Andrea Novotny, Staff Writer
Feb 28, 2016

Weed management by goats is a growing alternative to chemical herbicides, a Riverton goat farmer says. Terry Hays detailed this and other diverse purposes for ...

From staff reports
Feb 21, 2016

Lander FFA Agricultural organization stays busy year round During National FFA week the Lander Valley ...


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