User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


31° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Business

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Pregnant Heifers, Breeding Bulls For Sale In SD

November 16, 2012, 4:54 AM

Pregnant Heifers, Breeding Bulls For Sale In SD
CUSTER, SD -

Bison buyers are set to descend on western South Dakota's Custer State Park.

The park's annual buffalo auction is Saturday and features a sales list that includes 43 2-year-old pregnant heifers, and another three that aren't pregnant. Sixty-two bull calves also are for sale.

They're among the 256 bison to be sold starting at 10 a.m. MST to buyers nationwide. The goal is to thin the park's herd, which officials say is especially important after a mild winter and dry summer left the grassland parched and at risk for over-grazing.

Park Resource Program Manager Gary Brundige says that officials decided to sell more animals than initially planned because of the summer's drought.

The auction follows September's jaw-dropping, internationally famed buffalo stampede that draws thousands of spectators.

 

Previous Story

Next Story




Sponsored
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View business

You may also like

National Attention For Sioux Falls Bakery

12/15/2014 9:56 AM

A Sioux Falls bakery is getting more national recognition.  CH Patisserie has been named one of the top 75 bakeries in the nation by The Daily Me...

Full Story
Cliff Hangers Gallery Closes; Customers Want Items Back

12/15/2014 10:10 PM

For more than two decades, Cliff Hangers Gallery has been a fixture in Sioux Falls.  A couple of years ago, the business moved from Park Ridge Ga...

Full Story | Watch
What Will Cost More/Less In 2015

12/16/2014 1:36 PM

Industry experts say gasoline prices will continue to fall in 2015, but other prices are expected to rise.

Full Story
Denny Sanford To Donate $25 Million For Scholarship Program

12/16/2014 4:30 PM

Philanthropist T. Denny Sanford is donating $25 million to South Dakota for a scholarship program for the state's technical schools.&nbs...

Full Story
Denny Sanford's Multi-Million Solution To Worker Shortage

12/16/2014 10:04 PM

Sanford's money provides half of the funds for a $50 million scholarship program at the state's technical schools to train workers to fill job...

Full Story | Watch


Events