Buck Knives Announces RMEF Membership Premium

MISSOULA, Mont.—Throughout 2011, all Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation banquet attendees who renew or begin membership in the conservation organization ($35 value) will receive an exclusive gift—a BuckLite MAX ™ Orange hunting knife ($29 value) proudly made in the USA by Buck Knives.

It’s like getting a year’s subscription to “Bugle” magazine and other benefits of RMEF membership for just $6, according to the two partners.

“We’re excited to offer this special incentive as a way to engage more hunters in one of America’s premier conservation organizations,” said Bob George, national sales and marketing manager of Buck Knives. “Broader support for RMEF can only mean good things for elk and other wildlife, habitat and everyone who loves the outdoors.” [Read more…]

Growing Membership Reaches New High for RMEF

MISSOULA, Mont.–Hunters and sportsmen joined the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation at a rapid pace in 2010, pushing membership totals up by 12 percent to a record high of 178,000. The number of new members represents the largest single-year jump in RMEF history.

RMEF membership at the end of 2010 was nearly 30 percent higher than in 2008.

David Allen, RMEF president and CEO, attributes the growth to several factors.  [Read more…]