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Friday, November 28, 2014
Nov. 28 – On this day in Montana history in 1926
Montana grain growers were racking up awards at the International Livestock
Show in Chicago. Of the 125 awards given in the wheat category, Montana grain
growers won 53 of them including eight of the 15 awards for white spring wheat
and those were the top seven places in the category. C. Edson Smith of
Corvallis won first place for hard red winter wheat.