Top Ten northernplains Articles

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Here are the top ten articles for the Northern Plains Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Montana Wineries
Montana wineries reflect the spirit of the state - they are unique, undaunted and creative - not to mention tasty!

2. Exploring Yellowstone in Spring
Often considered the crown jewel of the United States' National Park System, Yellowstone has great beauty to be discovered during the unpredictable spring season.

3. The Pick-Sloan Missori Basin Program of 1944
The Flood Control Act of 1944, specifically the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program, altered the Missori River corridor in permanent and significant ways.

4. The Salt of the Earth
The people living in the rural heart of America are among the best society has to offer in terms of their kindness and strength.

5. Lifeline Farm: A Biodynamic Montana Dairy
Lifeline Farm, located in Victor, Montana produces the best cheese you will ever eat!

6. Radon Health Mines
Radon health mines are becoming a popular alternative medicine for many physical ailments.

7. Weed Pulls in Missoula and Beyond
The arrival of Spring brings community minded people out to participate in weed pulls in Missoula and other towns. Their goal: saving our native prairies and forests.

8. Wheat Harvest
Late July and August brings the combine to the field, ending another annual cycle of life in the Great Plains.

9. Christmas on the Frontier
Our modern world would scarcely recognize the Christmas holiday as celebrated in the late 1800s, frontier-style.

10. The Conservation Reserve Program
Implemented to assist agricultural communities and the environment, the Conservation Reserve Program has significant benefits as well as many drawbacks.

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