Minnesota Elk Production Thrives

Check out this great article about MnEBA Luckyland Junemembers Mark & Lisa Luedtke and find out why they love to raise elk!

Minnesota Elk Production Thrives

ELK Featured Topic in the Minnesota Grown “Pick of the Month” Newsletter

Minnesota ELK was a featured topic in the February edition of the MinnesotaBeef sliced Grown “Pick of the Month” newsletter!   This article focused primarily on elk meat, but did also mention other elk markets as well.

See full article here at:  Minnesota Grown Elk

Congratulations to all 2014 MnEBA Gun Calendar Raffle Winners!

The posting of the winners for the 2014 MnEBA Gun Raffle Calendar drawing are2015 MnEBA Gun Calendar now complete!  Check them out at 2014 MnEBA Gun Calendar Winners.  Congratulations to all!!!

We’re in the final days of calendar sales for the 2015 drawing which will take place on January 10, 2015!  Winners are posted as they come up on the calendar.

Contact the MnEBA Office at 320-543-2686 to order your 2015 calendar before January 8th to be included in the drawing! Price is $40 each.

Wolf Creek Elk Ranch Appears on Fox 21 News Duluth TV Station

Check out Fox 21 News Duluth television clip of Wolf Creek Elk Ranch August Wylieand their elk velvet supplement business!

 

 

River Falls Marine Corp Veteran Harvests Bull Elk

Erik Olson of River Falls, WI, was the 2014 recipient of the recent 8th Annual Eric Olson 2MnEBA Charitable Elk Hunt.  Erik served in the United States Marine Corp from 2000-2004, serving in Iraq in 2003.

Click below to read more about Erik’s unique experience!

River Falls Veteran Harvests Bull Elk

UMN Vet Students Learn More About Elk

A big shout out to the UMN Small Ruminant/Camelid and UMN U of M Small Ruminant Camilid Club Zoological Exotics, Avian & Wildlife Clubs to thank you for your interest in learning more about elk!

Club members recently enjoyed a tour of Splendor Ridge Elk Farm in Howard Lake, MN followed up a few days later by an elk presentation given by Mark Lucas and Brenda Hartkopf at the University of Minnesota where 70 future veterinarians learned more about raising America’s Greatest Animal – Elk!!!

Demand for Elk Meat & Antlers Growing

Demand for Elk Meat & Antlers GrowingDemand_for_Elk_Meat_Antlers_Growing

See Channel 6 KAAL TV interview with MnEBA member Lynn Steinbrink about the availability of elk products not meeting pubic demand for elk meat and antler supplements.

 

MnEBA Members Win Big Awards at Antler Competition

MnEBA members Mark & Lisa Luedtke of Luckyland Elk in Bowlus, MNMark Luedtke Antler Competition
recently won several international antler awards at the 2014 North American Elk Breeders Association Annual Conference & International Antler Competition!

Learn more about the competition and their farm at:

http://mcrecord.com/2014/10/15/local-elk-farmer-wins-international-awards/

KSTP Channel 5 Highlights Shortage of Elk

New Push for More Minnesota Elk Farmers as Meat Prices Skyrocket Elk Bulls Grazing

Check out the KSTP Channel 5 piece on the shortage of elk products and the need for more elk breeders in Minnesota!

 

 

 

Elk Featured on MN Dept of Ag Web Site

Unprecedented Elk Demand Targets Minnesota Producers Luedtke APRIL

Check out the Minnesota Department of Agriculture press release which highlights the shortage of elk products in all markets!  We need more elk!!!