GATE


Glendive Agricultural Trade Exposition

Be sure to purchase raffle tickets for the 3 special firearms.  Tickets can be purchased from any GATE board member or at the Glendive Chamber of Commerce.  To become a vendor or for any questions, contact Kathy at 406-987-3777 or visit www.shop.gatexpo.com/.

GATE Schedule

FRIDAY

  • 9a - 6p
  • 11a-noon - Cover Crops and Cropping Systems
    Karl Dallefeld - Prairie Creek Seed
    Interest has grown for including cover crops in our cropping systems.  What agronomic costs and benefits can you expect if you include cover crops to your operation?  Individual species as well as cover crop mixtures in various cropping systems will be discussed.  Information will be presented so producers can make informed decisions on how best to include cover crops in their management systems.
  • 2p-3:30p - Keeping the Farm in the Family
    Ed Haugen - Thrivent Financial
    Ed Haugen will be presenting information on developing a plan to keep the most equity in rural farm and ranch operations as they pass from one generation to the next.


SATURDAY

  • 9a - 4p
  • 11a-noon - Take the Pressure out of Pressure Cooking
    Elizabeth Kaiser
    Demonstration of using electric pressure cooker to bring fresh homemade food and desserts to the table easily and fast.
  • Noon - 1p - Pocket Gopher Control
    Stephen Yantassel: MDA Vertebrate Pest Specialist
    Presenting information on the control of pocket gophers.  His presentation will review basic life history; damage identification and impacts; and cover the pros and cons of control techniques on the market today and give you tactics to improve future results.
  • 1p - 2p - M44's Taking the Bite out of Livestock
    Stephen Vantassel:  MDT vertebrate Pest Specialist
    Presenting information on the proper use and handling of M44s.  The M-44 ejector device is an effective and environmentally sound wildlife damage management tool which can be used only by trained certified applicators.  Points awarded.