Field Days: Early Snow, Early Feeding

Dec 4, 2017

Weston Merrill started feeding cows early as snow and frigid temperatures descended on Judith Basin County
Credit Weston Merrill

On this episode of Field Days, the heavy, early-season snowstorm that dumped more than a foot of snow on parts of Montana in October means rancher Weston Merrill must start feeding his cows much earlier than expected.


 Field Days is a weekly audio diary following the day-to-day life of a Montana rancher, produced by Yellowstone Public Radio in collaboration with The Prairie Star newspaper. Theme music by John Kosel of the High Country Cowboys.