Discussion with Bison Rancher and Author Dan O'Brien
Date: April 11, 2017
Times: 7 p.m.
Location: Froiland Science Complex 113
Ticket Info: This event is free and open to the public.
Augustana University will present an evening with bison rancher and author Dan O'Brien, "Buffalo, Baby Boomers and Beyond: Toward a More Sustainable Use of North American Grasslands," at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 11, in Froiland Science Complex 113.
About the author
Dan O’Brien and his wife, Jill, created Wild Idea Buffalo Company in 1997 with the mission of preserving the Great Plains by returning buffalo to their native habitat. O'Brien is the author of numerous novels and memoirs, including Buffalo for the Broken Heart: Restoring Life to a Black Hills Ranch, winner of the Western Heritage Award for best nonfiction. His books Stolen Horses, Equinox, The Indian Agent, and The Contract Surgeon are available from the University of Nebraska Press.
View a video filmed at O'Brien's grass-fed bison ranch.