High Desert Grange


Three local Grange members attend Range Camp

By Editor | July 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

by Rachel Dahl — The Lahontan Valley Conservation District sponsored two young men from the High Desert Grange to attend Nevada Youth Range Camp at the Smith Creek Ranch this summer. The 230,000 acre ranch is located 50 miles east of Fallon and is a combination of private lands owned by the Hendrix family and…

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Farm Day at Northside

By Editor | May 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

by Leanna Lehman — What could be more fun than 180 pre-kindergarten students spending part of their Friday playing games and petting farm animals? Not much, if you ask them. Thanks to Gloria Montero and Grange students that are currently raising and showing livestock, Northside students had an opportunity to interact with chickens, sheep, goats,…

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High Desert Grange Visits Legislature

By Editor | May 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

by Rachel Dahl — Social media definitely has its benefits, as a group of young Fallonites recently learned. Apparently, Assemblywoman Robin Titus (R-38, Wellington) follows the Facebook page of the High Desert Grange and saw posts of the January – February 2019 Youth Leadership Program class.  She extended an invitation to the class to sit…

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High Desert Grange Livestock Show Results

By Editor | May 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

                              Grange Livestock Show Swine – Market Quality: 36 Exhibitors Swine – 1st Place Showmanship Grand Champion A.J. Thompson, Gridley, California Junior Steve Banta Wellington, Nevada Reserve Champion Gilliam Urton Smith, Nevada Intermediate Gillian Urton Smith, Nevada Senior A.J. Thompson Gridley,…

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Kiwanis Donate to High Desert Grange

By Editor | March 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Fallon Kiwanis Club recently gave the High Desert Grange a donation of $500 which will be used for the High Rollers Jackpot Livestock Show. This year the livestock show will be held on April 20th at the Churchill County Fairgrounds. All youth, from FFA, Grange, 4-H and independents are encouraged to participate in the…

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