Jacob Cowgill http://mtpr.org en Local food movement provides opportunity for young farmers http://mtpr.org/post/local-food-movement-provides-opportunity-young-farmers <p></p><p>Montana is steeped in agriculture—it’s prominent in the state’s history; it’s still our number one industry.</p><p>It’s a changing world for farmers, though, and young people looking to get into the field are facing very different challenges.</p><p>But, the modern age is also bringing unique agricultural opportunity.</p><p></p> Sun, 13 Apr 2014 19:00:17 +0000 Dan Boyce 17589 at http://mtpr.org Local food movement provides opportunity for young farmers Unlike your Butterball, Heritage turkeys can fly and mate http://mtpr.org/post/unlike-your-butterball-heritage-turkeys-can-fly-and-mate <p>Some of you may have already begun thawing the turkey for tomorrow's big meal. The vast majority of Americans get their turkeys from the supermarket, birds that have been mass produced&nbsp; to meet the mass demand.</p><p></p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 16:30:39 +0000 Sally Mauk 11688 at http://mtpr.org Unlike your Butterball, Heritage turkeys can fly and mate