Border ranchers speak about deluge of illegals coming across southern border

Huey Freeman Arizona Daily Independent This is the first of a series on illegal immigration at the southern border, highlighting speeches delivered at a meeting Saturday in Deming, N.M. Caravans…

Serious, Intrusive Gun Control on the Rise

A recent article in Range magazine addresses serious and deeply concerning changing political landscapes  in the West. It has become increasingly clear that the real political divide in this country…

Agenda 21 Wildlands Project: What you need to know

Originally published on September 18, 2014 by Agenda 21 News Background to the Wildlands Project By Dr. Michael Coffman, Ph.D. Rural landowners who desire to use their own property are shocked…

Notion that giving up meat will save the planet is pure bull s***

Cows are getting a bad rap and it’s time to set the record straight: Giving up meat won’t save the planet Frank Mitloehner The Conversation, Business Insider Advocates urge the…

Letter to the Editor re: Patriot Camp

  My name is Vince Edwards. I’m the project coordinator of #PatriotCamp, and I’m currently covering a similar land-grabbing situation in Costilla County Colorado, which happens to involve the 20…

Ranchers use best practices to make Sierra Nevada grazing sustainable

“Grazing has been around for a long time, way before cattle were here, and it’s a natural function of keeping a sustainable forest…” Cattle in the Sierra It’s well known…

Electoral College protects all of America, not just rural counties

Think we should do away with the Electoral College? Think again. Originally published by The Hill on May 1, 2018 Red Jahnke Ever since the photo-finish presidential election in 2000, in…

Misguided wolf introductions wreaking havoc on wildlife populations and livestock

Rural America Live joins wildlife and ranching experts with Big Game Forever for an important program about the consequences, costs, and dangers of misguided efforts to introduce wolves into settled…

The Connection between Devastating Wildfires and Forest Management

First published on ksl.com. SALT LAKE CITY — After a destructive and expensive wildfire season last year, a House panel advanced a resolution urging the federal government to pursue policies…

Letter: “Working Animal Protection Act” shields enterprises from animal rights radicals

OPINION Northern Ag Net If passed, the Working Animal Protection Act  would disallow an outright ban on any legal animal enterprise related to working animals. The purpose and goal of the Working Animal…