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Mossberg® Receives Double Honors

27 Oct
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Mossberg® Wins “Innovator of the Year” and “Best New Overall Product” Awards Presented at 2017 NASGW Expo   North Haven, CT – For the third time since the inception of the NASGW (National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers) Leadership Awards, O.F. Mossberg & Sons, was presented with the “Innovator of the Year” Award  and the…

RMEF Grant to Benefit Montana Wolf Management

26 Oct
RMEF Grant to Benefit Montana Wolf Management

MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation awarded Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (FWP) a $50,000 grant to assist with wolf management in the state of Montana. “Montana’s wolf population is more than three times larger than federally-required minimum mandates,” said David Allen, RMEF president and CEO. “This funding will help FWP get a better grasp…

2018 Elk Camp Heads to Arizona, Registration Now Open

25 Oct
2018 Elk Camp Heads to Arizona, Registration Now Open

MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is heading to the sunny Southwest to hold its 2018 Elk Camp March 15-18 in Chandler, Arizona. “There is nothing like the energy and enthusiasm generated by our members and volunteers at Elk Camp,” said David Allen, RMEF president and CEO. “We are excited to get together in Arizona…

NBCI to Study Impact of Conservation Reserve Program for FSA

21 Oct

The USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) is contracting with the National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative (NBCI) for a $135,000 study of the impact of the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) on bobwhites and grassland songbirds. The contract comes on the heels of a Memorandum of Understanding between NBCI and FSA last month, which established NBCI’s potential role…

Elk Habitat Protected in Wyoming

20 Oct
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MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and Natural Resources Conservation Service worked with a private landowner to permanently protect 2,132 acres of wildlife habitat in southeast Wyoming. “This conservation easement maintains large-scale habitat connectivity in a portion of Wyoming that benefits a wide range of wildlife including elk, mule deer, turkey and plains sharp-tailed grouse,”…

SEOPA Announces Winners of 2017 Excellence in Craft, Special Awards

20 Oct
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GILBERTSVILLE, Ky. — Outstanding communicators in print, web, video, book, industry and other categories were honored with 2017 Excellence in Craft awards at the 53rd Southeastern Outdoor Press Association conference at Kentucky Dam Village Resort Park. The awards are sponsored by Mossy Oak and presented during a banquet hosted by the National Shooting Sports Foundation. The awards celebrate…