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Governor Greg Gianforte said Tuesday he is ending a bison management plan that would have allowed the animals to be restored in more areas of the Montana. The state has settled a lawsuit over the plan’s adoption that claimed state officials had not adequately examined how wild bison could impact ranchers and farmers. Gianforte’s office did not release the settlement as part of the announcement and did not immediately respond to a request for the document from The Associated Press.
On Voices of Montana Tuesday Executive Vice President of the Montana Stock Growers Association Jay Bodner gave a thumbs-up to this legislative session.