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CAEP Cultural Exchange Program Explained

In our Salute to the Beet Growers edition, which was published on February 13, Scott and Anita Buxbaum discussed the program through which they host agriculture exchange visitors. Maja Behrens, CAEP manager, explained the program further. The...

 

Seed Selection Critical to Top Production

“Growers can control a lot of epigenetic factors but seed quality is the basis of efficient crop production.” -Kathryn Cayko Developing new varieties of sugarbeet seed is a lengthy process involving seed companies, nurseries, Sidney Sugars...

 

ACH Seeds / Crystal Beet Seed Enjoys Success in the Sidney Sugars Growing Area

ACH Seeds has enjoyed success in the sugarbeet industry due to constant research, developing varieties with excellent tonnage and sugar content as well as Yield Strength Rhizomania Tolerance,...

 

Betaseed Provides Top Quality Sugarbeet Seed

For almost 50 years, Betaseed has been providing top quality sugarbeet seed to area growers. With four research facilities in the U.S. including one in Idaho and three in the Minnesota and North...

 

Buxbaum Family Continues Farming Tradition

Scott and Anita Reidle Buxbaum both grew up on farms north of Fairview and have continued the farming tradition their whole lives, welcoming children and grand children along the way. Their son...

 

Sugar Beet Symposiums Offer Educational Opportunities

Educational opportunities abound for sugarbeet growers eager to keep up on the latest information in their field. From Ag Days and the EARC Field Days in Sidney to symposiums in Billings and Fargo, resources that enhance production are readily...

 

Montana FFA Holds District Competition

FFA students from all over the district converged in Sidney Monday for day long competitions. Floriculture took place at St. Matthews multi purpose center. Hinsdale advisor Patti Armbrister explained...

 

Montana FFA Holds District Competition

FFA students from all over the district converged in Sidney Monday for day long competitions. Floriculture took place at St. Matthews multi purpose center. Hinsdale advisor Patti Armbrister explained...

 

ElectricLand Still Loves Making Lives Richer and Easier

After taking a short break to move, ElectricLand re-opened at 225 2nd Avenue N.E., Sidney. Although the showroom is considerably smaller, the store still has the same suppliers except for Verizon, which cancelled their agreement. “We are stocking...

 
 By Dianne Swanson    News    January 9, 2019

MT Bare Cave Provides New Shopping Opportunity in Sidney

MT Bare Cave opened its doors December 15 to shoppers eager for unique items at a reasonable cost. Owner Marci Cundiff is delighted with the response so far. "We've done really well," she said. "It's...

 

Anytime Fitness Enjoying Early Success

Anytime Fitness opened mid November to area residents eager to improve their fitness level. Open 24 hours a day with the equipment and coaching to help clients reach their goals, the facility has...

 

Community Celebrates LYIP Court Victory

The Community celebrated the long awaited Lower Yellowstone Irrigation Project's court victory with a parade and picnic in August. With the LYIP attorney as parade marshal, and anything from horses...

 

Domino's Pizza to Open December 27

Happy People Pizza LLC, other wise known as Domino's Pizza, will open its doors Thursday, December 27 at the Shops at Fox Run, Highway 200 N. Sidney. The tantalizing aroma of pizza, hand tossed, deep...

 

B&B Rentals Provides the Equipment You Need

Roger Byer opened B&B Rental in March 2018 to fill a need in the community for rental equipment of all kinds and the business has been growing steadily ever since. B&B Rental Manager Stacy Kober says...

 

Thee Beautique Opens In Sidney

Feel beautiful with a new outfit, hairstyle and pretty toes after a visit to Thee Beautique in Sidney. Owners Skyler Melby Scheetz and Megan Beyer pooled their talents and personalities to create a...

 

Sidney Mercantile Shows Steady Growth, Changes Locations

Since opening Sidney Mercantile in August, owner Chris Entzel has seen her store double in size, growing from 27 to over 64 vendors offering a huge variety of items from the MonDak region. There is a...

 

Get Your Tan on With Good to Glow

Compliment that pretty holiday party outfit or be ready for your winter vacation with a great tan! After months of perfecting her craft, Meagan Dotson has opened Good to Glow Mobile Spray Tanning....

 

Dominos Pizza To Open In Sidney

Twenty years ago, two young men from Cody, WY took a leap of faith and purchased the Dominos pizza store in their hometown. Allan Erwin had been delivering Dominos pizza while attending college in...

 

"It's a Small Town Christmas" in Sidney

The Sidney Area Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture plans a holiday season full of fun and excitement to encourage everyone to “Shop Sidney First.” The annual Big Bucks loan program started November 1 with over 30 chamber businesses...

 

Memorable Hunting Trips Captured Forever

The love of hunting has taken Dr. John Herr from Australia to Zimbabwe and the proof of his success is displayed artfully in his rural Williston home. He enjoys the finding and the taking of the...

 

Beet Harvest Wraps Up

It has been a rocky harvest with rain, snow and frost slowing progress on what should have been an excellent tonnage crop. However, good weather has provided good digging recently and beet harvest is...

 

Kids Learn About Local Foods

Kale? Chard? Kohlrabi? Most adults say "eww" when offered those foods. Offer them to kids and the "eww" is just a bit louder! That was the reaction at the Boys & Girls Club last Wednesday when...

 

Historian, Actor, Broadcaster Arch Ellwein Passes Away

The Voice of the Eagles and Teddy Roosevelt is silent. Arch Ellwein passed away Tuesday, October 2, 2018 after a lifetime of acting, teaching and broadcasting. Arch started his career with KGCX, then...

 

Space and Comfort Highlight McNutt Home

Karen and Walt McNutt's new home in northwest Sidney is spacious, warm and inviting. As an older couple, they worked with general contractor M&S Builders to design a home that would accommodate their...

 

Sidney Mercantile Makes Local Shopping Better and Easier

Owner Chris Entzel is providing an outlet for all the talented people in eastern Montana to display their wares with the opening of Sidney Mercantile in the Yellowstone Marketplace, downtown Sidney. I...

 

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