Field Days

Mondays at 7PM

Field Days is a weekly audio diary following the day-to-day lives of  Montanans working in agriculture, hosted by Sarah Brown and produced by Yellowstone Public Radio. Across six seasons, Field Days has featured farmers, ranchers and veterinarians telling their stories in weekly, five-minute episodes. Field Days is the recipient of the 2019 Non-Commercial Radio Program of the Year, awarded annually by the Montana Broadcaster's Association.Theme music by John Kosel of the High Country Cowboys.

Sarah Brown

On the season finale of Field Days, veterinarian Sarah Barlau-Russell's and farrier Trenton Russell’s two children join them to move their family’s cows to their summer pasture.


Sarah Brown

On this episode of Field Days, veterinarian Sarah Barlau-Russell performs chiropractic adjustments on a horse named Sturgill at the Absarokee Animal Hospital.


Sarah Brown

On this episode of Field Days, farrier Trenton Russell and his apprentice Dylan Young shoe competitive reined cow horses at the Anipro Arena in Absarokee.


Sarah Brown

On this episode of Field Days, veterinarian Sarah-Barlau Russell ultrasounds mares at Absaroka Tennessee Walking Horses in the East Rosebud Valley.


Sarah Brown

On this episode of Field Days, veterinarian Sarah Barlau-Russell takes a turn in the clinic with a pregnant dog named Stormy.


Sarah Brown

On this episode of Field Days, veterinarian Sarah Barlau-Russell and farrier Trenton Russell ride out together to Park County to work on horses bound for Yellowstone National Park this summer.


Sarah Brown

On this episode of Field Days, veterinarian Sarah Barlau-Russell tests bulls at the Upper Keyser Creek Ranch in Columbus. 


Sarah Brown

On this episode of Field Days, veterinarian Sarah Barlau-Russell and farrier Trenton Russell attend a branding, where Sarah castrates the bull calves.  


Sarah Brown

On this episode of Field Days, veterinarian Sarah Barlau-Russell draws blood from a new calf to check if it's getting enough colostrum from its mother.

Sarah Brown

On this episode of Field Days, with in-person visits to her vet clinic down because of social distancing recommendations, veterinarian Sarah Barlau-Russell takes an afternoon to check on her family’s pregnant cows.


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