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Upcoming 2023 IBMP Meetings of the Partners

IBMP Partners Meetings will occur once in the spring and once in the fall during 2023. At their last meeting (November 30, 2022), the Partners decided that the Spring IBMP Partners Meeting will occur on June 7 and reserving June 6 for possible field trip. The Fall IBMP Partners Meeting would be set for some time in October or November 2023.

IBMP Partner Meetings are now set:


June 6, 2023 (placeholder for possible half-day field trip)
June 7, 2023 (full-day meeting)

Meeting Venue:
Yellowstone River Gardiner Lodge
1037 US Highway 89 S
Gardiner, Montana 59030
(10 miles north of Gardiner, Montana)

Available Accommodations:
Super 8 by Wyndham Gardiner
702 Scott Street West
Gardiner, Montana 59030-0739

IBMP Meeting participants can make reservations by calling Reservations at 406-848-7401 and providing the reservations agent with your dates and the group code 0623MDL or just ask for the Montana Department of Livestock Group Discount (room rate is $219/night + tax). If you encounter any issues while attempting to make your reservation, please contact: monica.rodriguez@wyndham.com.


October 31, 2023

Meeting Venue:
Chico Hot Springs Convention Center
163 Chico Road
Pray, Montana 59065

Available Accommodations:
Chico Hot Springs Lodges
[Room block details forthcoming]

The host of this year’s meetings is the 2023 IBMP Lead Partner Montana Department of Livestock (MDOL).

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