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. 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.
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. Lifeline Farm: A Biodynamic Montana Dairy
Lifeline Farm, located in Victor, Montana produces the best cheese you will ever eat!
4. Montana Wineries
Montana wineries reflect the spirit of the state - they are unique, undaunted and creative - not to mention tasty!
5. Wheat Harvest
Late July and August brings the combine to the field, ending another annual cycle of life in the Great Plains.
6. Antelope Season
Hunting antelope has little to do with hunting and everything to do with sharing the beautiful Montana hills with good friends.
7. The Conservation Reserve Program
Implemented to assist agricultural communities and the environment, the Conservation Reserve Program has significant benefits as well as many drawbacks.
8. Christmas on the Frontier
Our modern world would scarcely recognize the Christmas holiday as celebrated in the late 1800s, frontier-style.
9. Radon Health Mines
Radon health mines are becoming a popular alternative medicine for many physical ailments.
10. The Praire Coyote
The coyote's presence on the prairie is at times both despised and admired.
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