Minnesota Buffalo Association
Creating a Progressive RUMBLE in the Bison Industry

Upcoming Buffalo Events & Workshops


2015 Legends of the Fall Auction Results

November 29, 2015 – November 30, 2016

The attached pdf displays  the results of 2015 Legends of the Fall Auction

For more information: Click here to download / view

National Bison Association's 2016 Summer Conference in Elk River, Minnesota

June 20, 2016 – June 22, 2016

Direct from National Bison Association's website:


Register online here quickly and securely by June 1st! (Download a hard copy here)


We are very pleased to announce the 2016 Summer Confernence will be held June 20 – 22, 2016 in Elk River, Minnesota, (just 40 miles NW of Minneapolis) hosted by the Minnesota Buffalo Association. If you have ever been to a Minnesota Bufffalo Association event, you know that they put on a top-notch educational experience, and always have a blast in the process! We're excited to again work with this great organization to offer three days of great programming including a ranch tour of the holistically managed Sake River Farm, a bison versus beef carcass breakdown (the meat of which will then be utilized for the ranch day luncheon!), expert speakers on pasture management, bison historical reasearch and more.


The host hotel Elk River Holiday Inn is taking reservations which can be made by calling the hotel directly at 763-656-4400.  Individuals must identify themselves as being with the NBA in order to receive the special group rate of $119/night which includes access to the hotel's Wild Wood Water Park, fun for both the young and old.


Download an agenda here and please plan to join us for this great conference! Questions? 
Please contact jim@bisoncentral.com, or call the office at 303-292-2833.


NBA's 2016 Summer Conference Presenter details

June 20, 2016 – June 22, 2016

The below pdf includes a bio on all the speakers/presenters for the conference.

They are listed in order of their presentations.

There is so much to learn from each and everyone of them you must make plans to attend now!

For more information: Click here to download / view

Bison Fundamentals Educational Class

November 25, 2016

FREE educational event held at Central Livestock Sales Barn; Albany, MN from 2 to 4 pm. (just off of Interstate 94 west of St. Cloud at exit 147/Albany and go to 34412 County Road 10)

Members of the Minnesota Buffalo Association, led by their President Dale Rengstorf, will present diverse details, different features and "lessons learned" of raising and marketing magnificent bison.

The class is designed for those considering raising bison. Come learn and connect with those who will be passing forward the knowledge they have gained over their years of raising and marketing bison.

Check back here in October for details and on-line registration!


Legends of the Fall Live Bison Auction

November 26, 2016

The only bison auction held in the Upper Midwest is sponsored by the Minnesota Buffalo Association and its dedicated volunteer members.

Consignors do NOT have to be members of the association though after spending some time with this bunch of characters you're gonna wanta!

The 20th annual Legends of the Fall will once again offer a large selection of bison including breeding stock and production animals. The Show and Sale will be held at the Central Livestock (CLA) Sales Barn (320-845-2000) located in Albany, Minnesota (Exit 147 off Interstate 94 -  34412 County Road 10).

Check back in October and details, consignment forms and more will be located here!

24th Annual MnBA Educational Conference

March 31, 2017 – April 2, 2017

The 24th MnBA Conference is being hosted by MnBA's Vice President Bob Spaeth, his wife Diane and their family.

It will be held at the Shooting Star Casino in Mahnomen, MN and certain to be filed with great education, friendship and a whole lot of laughter.

Check back here in early 2017 for all the details!