Category Archives: Ranching

Montana’s agriculture communities battle APR’s “rewilding” efforts

Special Report: Cowboys or buffalo? by Dave Skinner As published in the RANGE magazine Fall 2019 Edition Critical Mass The most ambitious and successful “rewilding” effort ever attempted faces stiffening…

Thank ranching for “unbroken and unburned” western lands

As posted by Protect the Harvest Ranching In The West – It is time to set the record straight. Who Owns The West? The federal government owns nearly half of…

Ranchers in Southwest struggle with high cost of Mexican gray wolves

MEXICAN GRAY WOLF LIVESTOCK KILLS ARE RISING RAPIDLY IN ARIZONA AND NEW MEXICO Kenneth Artz Heartland Institute July 8, 2019 Endangered Mexican gray wolves, reintroduced by the federal government to…

Research shows 1882 bison population collapse was due to poor range management, not overhunting

Reinterpreting the 1882 Bison Population Collapse By Sierra Dawn Stoneberg Holt On the Ground Many people believe grazing management is vital to ecosystem health. Others feel ecosystems are only healthy when…

Are Wolves Becoming Bolder?

Wolves hurt livestock and local communities in the United States and France. By Michel Meuret, Pierre-Louis Osty and Fred Provenza, Ph.D.s and rangeland scientists. Grey wolves were reintroduced in the…

Betrayed by NATURE

How a trick of our tongue is encouraging us (and some very wealthy others) to destroy our ecosystem By Sierra D. Stoneberg Holt, Ph.D. As originally posted in the RANGE…

Grazin’ Might Keep You From Blazin’

Go Fund Moo by Dan Dagget Originally published in RANGE magazine Summer 2019 edition Nature has been sending us messages for a long time trying to tell us that abandoning…

Global environmentalists targeting America’s beef industry for destruction

GROWING DRIVE TO DESTROY THE BEEF INDUSTRY American Policy Center by Tom DeWeese The American beef industry has long been a tasty target of the environmentalists and their allies in…

Federal judge sides with enviros, hits Hammonds with restraining order

Judge Blocks Hammonds’ Grazing Permits Greg Henderson     As published by Drovers A federal judge has issued a temporary restraining order prohibiting Steven and Dwight Hammond from grazing cattle on four…

Animal rights radicals infiltrating churches under guise of “mercy”

Animal activists in church? Major animal rights groups are pouring resources into faith-based fronts, using religions to advance their agenda Holly Spangler as published by FarmProgress.com Sure, you’re used to…