The 43rd annual MAGIE “Montana Agricultural and Industrial Exhibit” begins on January 18th, 2023 at the Pacific Steel & Recycling Arena at the Montana ExpoPark. For the first time in the events history the show will start on a Wednesday and conclude on Friday January 20th.

This year’s event is 3 days with doors opening at 9 am each day and closing at 5 pm on Wednesday (1-18), Thursday (1-19) and at 4 pm on Friday (1-20).  There will be over 120 exhibitors from around the United States and Canada and is the largest trade show of its type in the state of Montana. Vendors range from kitchen knives to scales, technology, welders, tractors and so much more.  Industry reps and experts will be on hand all 3 days to answer questions and help design the perfect solution to any farm/ ranch or small agricultural producer.

Be sure to stop by the KMON check in booth (located by the concession stands at the front of the building) as the many of the people you listen to everyday will be on hand.  Randy will be broadcasting live from the booth from 6 am to 9 am each of the dasy of the show.

The Wednesday day sponsor is CHS Big Sky.  Thursday day sponsor is Reinke, Watson Irrigation and RPH Irrigation and Friday is sponsored by Tilleman Equipment

4-H and FFA members from around the state will be on hand competing in contests including; Ag Sales, Meats judging, Livestock judging, Poultry judging and Agronomy.  Winning members will receive trophies and scholarships while winning teams will receive trophies. The FFA and 4-H contests are sponsored by a new sponsor this year, The Montana Beef Council and the Beef Checkoff program.

Tickets are $5 at the door, but can be picked up from vendors or at the 560 KMON studio at 914 13th Ave South for no cost. Food and beverage is available for purchase at the concessions stands in the Pacific Steel & Recycling 4-Seasons Arena.-

For additional information contact:

Randy Bogden

Ag Director KMON

406-761-7600 station



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