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10/05/2018
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Swan Land Company

Sale of LF Ranch Featured in Great Falls Tribune - October 3rd 

"Oil executive with Montana roots pegged as new owner of $52M Augusta ranch"

Article Written by Kristen Inbody

Described as having "all the attributes of a national park," the LF Ranch, listed at $52.5 million, sold in September.

The LF Ranch includes more than 42,000 deeded and leased acres, from west of Augusta to the Lewis and Clark National Forest, which it borders for almost eight miles. 

Swan Land Co. broker Tim Anderson, of Bozeman, signed a non-disclosure agreement on the sale price and the buyer. 

07/23/2018
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Swan Land Company

Wyoming Finalizes Water and Land Acquisition in Northeast Wyoming

By Ron Richter on Sat 07/07/2018 12:06pm

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The State of Wyoming, acting through the Wyoming Water Development Commission, has acquired a strategic resource in northeast Wyoming.

According to a news release from the WWDC, the acquisition consists of 445 deeded acres, 62,199 acre-feet of water rights in Lake DeSmet, and the two hundred acre Healy Reservoir.

07/18/2018
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Swan Land Company

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Mike Swan or Tim Anderson

1.866.999.7342

 

The LF Ranch has all the attributes of a national park, the best private fishing and hunting in America—and it’s on the market for just the second time in more than a century

   Lewis and Clark hunted and fished here in 1805.  Not much has changed since.

Bozeman, MT.  June 6, 2018   Swan Land Company of Bozeman, MT announced today that it has listed the LF Ranch for sale. This is only the second time in more than a century it has been available.  It is one of the most magnificent Western ranches to come on the market and is offered at $52,500,000.

11/29/2017
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Swan Land Company

It’s right around the corner, The Montana Stockgrowers Annual Convention and Trade Show December 13th-14th, in Billings, Montana. If you are a cattle rancher or in the cattle industry, this is the place to be!

The Montana Stockgrowers Association became a non-profit organization geared towards helping ranching families in the year 1884. Its focus, to help Montana ranches raise safe, healthy and environmentally wholesome beef for the world, remains strong. The mission is achieved by working with the Montana Legislature, U.S. Congress and government agencies while spotlighting Montana ranchers through media outlets.

04/13/2017
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Swan Land Company

Mike Swan was honored to be invited to speak at The Seminar Group’s Buying and Selling Ranches in Montana.   The two-day seminar in Helena, Montana on March 3oth and 31st addressed unique issues faced by sellers and buyers of agricultural assets in Montana. Anyone involved in the agricultural marketplace, whether they be owners, realtors, lenders, attorneys and other advisors, need to be up to speed on the latest issues to achieve their goals.

08/29/2016
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Swan Land Company

The following article was featured in the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation magazine - Bugle - September/October 2016

01/20/2016
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Swan Land Company

THE FOLLOWING ARTICLE - "MIKE SWAN - THE VALUES OF THE LAND" WRITTEN BY LORIE WOODWARD CANTU, WAS FEATURED IN THE WINTER 2015 ISSUE OF LAND, A LANDS OF AMERICA PUBLICATION.

When Mike Swan’s father, George, taught him the values of responsibility, hard work and protecting the family name as they worked side-by-side on the family’s commercial cow-calf ranch in Montana’s Ruby Valley, it wasn’t in anticipation of a phone call from the actress Jane Fonda.

08/11/2015
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Swan Land Company

Join people from around the world for the most prestigious Native American fine arts market as it returns to Santa Fe, New Mexico August 22, 2015, 7am - 5pm, & August 23, 2015 8am - 5pm! The Santa Fe Indian Market is in its 94th year and is the largest cultural event in the southwest that celebrates tribal traditions old and new while featuring fine art, dance, food, music, designers, film, wood carvings, leather goods and much more.

03/20/2015
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Swan Land Company

Swan Land Company is pleased to announce the sale of Birch Springs Ranch. 

02/17/2015
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Swan Land Company
We are excited to welcome Steve Leibinger as a new Sales Associate to Swan Land Company. With deep family ties to Montana and its rich ranching history, Steve is proud to call the West his home.

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