“If ever there was a ruling that created ‘the Wild, Wild West’ of eminent domain abuse, this is it—the court of appeals’ ruling creates a dangerous precedent that would allow anybody with $300 and a computer to immediately obtain the extraordinary power of eminent domain by filing papers with theContinue Reading

Opinion Editorial – Will Biden’s 30 X 30 Plan Be A Repeat of History? By: Karen Budd-Falen Budd Falen Law Office, LLC I remember my dad saying, “Those who do not know history are doomed to repeat it.”  But before we get to the history lesson, consider this:  Under theContinue Reading

By Greg Henderson for Drovers Idaho sheep ranchers are asking the general public, “Leave our dogs alone.” Several working dogs have been “rescued” by well-meaning hikers or campers in Idaho, recently, who believe the dogs to be lost or abandoned. Enough of the incidents have occurred that southern Idaho officialsContinue Reading

In western Colorado, wary ranchers eye wolves’ arrival and fear urban voters will introduce moreBallot measure to widen wolves’ comeback could threaten partnership between conservation community and agriculture By Bruce Finley | bfinley@denverpost.com | The Denver Post COLD SPRINGS MOUNTAIN  A lone black heifer wailed, wandering into white mist as night fellContinue Reading

Food producers across the country, from vegetable farmers to cattle ranchers, are being forced to destroy crops and animals on an unimaginable scale. This is not the result of the COVID-19 pandemic but rather its effects on monopolistic processing and packing plants, many of which have been shuttered due toContinue Reading

Songs written and Performed by Ryan Fritz Musician and performer Ryan Fritz wrote this gem in honor of RANGE magazine’s Red Meat Survivors.  He says, “This particular song was inspired when traveling to Elko a few years ago, I picked up a copy of Range magazine at a Montana truckContinue Reading

By Protect the Harvest STORM ON THE PRAIRIE: AMERICAN PRAIRIE RESERVE TRIES TO ‘BUFFALO’ RURAL MONTANA American Prairie Reserve Threatens Ranching in The West Seeks To Create Largest Natural Reserve in United States The American Prairie Reserve began in 2001 as the Prairie Foundation, created by the World Wildlife FundContinue Reading

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 of illegal aliens are at pace for nearly one million crossing border this year DEMING, N.M. — “The border isContinue Reading

“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 that ranchers are some of the best environmental scientists around. They may not have a BS or a MS degreeContinue Reading

President Trump signed full pardons on Tuesday for Oregon cattle ranchers Dwight Hammond Jr. and son Steven Hammond, whose long-running dispute with the federal government ended with prison sentences for arson — and later inspired the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge occupation.  In its statement announcing the pardon, the White HouseContinue Reading