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.


62° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Agriculture

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Florida Tycoon Selling Off Dakotas Cattle Ranch

September 6, 2012, 6:46 AM

FORT YATES, ND -

A Florida real estate tycoon who owns a controversial bison ranch in the Dakotas is selling a separate cattle ranch.

Maurice Wilder's 12,000-acre Wilder Cattle Ranch is to be sold at auction on Sept. 14. Auctioneer Adam Karrels says he is not aware of any plans to sell the 35,000-acre bison ranch that straddles the North Dakota-South Dakota border.

Relations between Wilder and ranchers in the Dakotas have been strained for years. The bison ranch has sparked complaints and lawsuits over animals allegedly running loose and causing problems for neighbors. Last year, authorities impounded more than 3,000 of Wilder's bison after reports of starving animals. Wilder paid $57,000 for feed and expenses after the impoundment ended and took about 850 bison to auction.

Previous Story

Next Story




Sponsored
 

View agriculture

You may also like

Largest Minnesota Farm Hit By Bird Flu To Lay Off 39 Workers

5/22/2015 6:28 AM

All 2 million chickens there will have to be killed to ensure the complete eradication of the H5N2 virus.

Full Story
SDSU Professor To Get Governor's Agriculture Award In July

5/21/2015 6:33 AM

The South Dakota Department of Agriculture announced Wednesday that Thaler will be awarded the 2015 Governor's Ag Ambassador award that day at the...

Full Story
March Against Monsanto Sparks Discussion About Crops

5/23/2015 10:30 PM

One of the busiest intersections in South Dakota highlights an international debate about our food.

Full Story | Watch
SD Board Halts Poultry Shows While Officials Fight Bird Flu

5/20/2015 12:09 PM

Poultry shows have been canceled across South Dakota until further notice while officials attempt to halt the spread of bird flu.

Full Story
Cool, Wet Conditions Slow Fieldwork Across South Dakota

5/18/2015 4:45 PM

Cool and wet conditions across most of South Dakota slowed down fieldwork in the last week, but producers welcomed the moisture.

Full Story


Events