A modern Western tale

July 7, 2011 Erik Ernst Leave a Comment

Watch POV: Sweetgrass at 9 p.m. Friday, July 8 on Wisconsin Public Television.rely on

It might seem foreign to those who work in the rat race each day, commuting to jobs in urban parts of Wisconsin. But, there is still an important group of people in our country whose livelihoods depend on moving large groups of livestock across large swaths of wilderness to pasture. This engaging, award-winning film tells the story of these modern day cowboys.

Follow them through the vast wilderness of Montana and see the hardships that face the people who pursue this rugged work.

Watch a bit of it below:


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