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10/10/2019
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NILE – Northern International Livestock Exposition – Stock Show and Rodeo takes place October 12th  – 19th.   This week-long event takes place at MetraPark – Montana’s Entertainment and Trade Center in downtown Billings. 

NILE, which began in 1967, continues its goal of preserving the western way of life.   Through the promotion of livestock and agriculture education, this event host hundreds of exhibitors from across 38 different states.   This annual event is one of the largest agricultural expositions in the Northwest.

10/09/2019
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Swan Land Company

Swan Land Company is excited to be featured in an article written by Lorie A. Woodward in the Fall 2019 issue of LAND magazine.

Following the lead of founder Mike Swan, the team at Swan Land Company with its headquarters in Bozeman, Montana, serves its clients from “the kitchen table to the closing table.”

09/09/2019
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Swan Land Company

Located just down the road from Rapelje Bison Ranch and only 14 miles from Locomotive Butte Ranch, sits the small agricultural community of Rapelje, Montana.   The town of about 110 residents primarily revolves around farming and ranching.

03/11/2019
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Swan Land Company

MSU to offer new ranching systems bachelor’s degree under new Dan Scott Ranch Management Program

BOZEMAN — A new ranching systems degree that is expected to help sustain the agricultural heritage of the northern Great Plains and Intermountain West will be offered at Montana State University beginning this fall as part of a new umbrella program.

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

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