Category Archives: Ranching

Big meat packers make huge profits while American ranchers struggle

A Letter from Senator Mike Rounds (SD) and Senator Tina Smith (MN) May 27, 2021 The Honorable Merrick Garland Attorney General U.S. Department of Justice 950 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington,…

Montana property owners beat back extreme FWP bison plan

“This is a huge win for property owners in Montana. We’ve successfully blocked the introduction of free-roaming bison for at least the next decade,” said UPOM Policy Director Chuck Denowh. “This is…

Politicians team up with animal rights radicals in war against Western beef

By Amy Joi O’Donoghue for DESERET NEWS The war on beef in the West Public lands grazing for livestock is under growing pressure When Colorado Gov. Jared Polis declared March…

American beef most sustainable, environmentally responsible in the world

Thanks to early adoption of innovative grazing practices combined with advances in cattle breeding and nutrition, U.S. producers have already employed many of the suggested practices that the study suggests…

Colorado ag coalition goes to war against insane “PAUSE” Act

By Marianne Goodland Colorado Politics Coalition fights back against ballot measure that seeks to limit standard livestock husbandry practices A coalition of agriculture supporters are fighting back against a ballot…

APR’s comprehensive plan to destroy western ranching

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…

Fun facts about Santa’s reindeer

Glenn Selk for Drovers How do Santa’s reindeer get the job done? Have you ever wondered how Santa’s reindeer can make that monumental journey on Christmas Eve?  Let’s look into…

Ranchers and livestock bearing the cost of brucellosis

ADDRESSING BRUCELLOSIS WITH HELP RANCHERS AND WILDLIFE Brian Yablonski of the Property and Environment Research Center, As posted in Northern Ag Net In a move that will benefit both ranchers…

California Prop 15 could wipe out ranchers and farmers

California’s Prop 15 Will ‘Punish Farmers and Ranchers’ by Greg Henderson for Drovers Politicians lie. That may not be a startling revelation, and usually when you vote you have some…

No-longer endangered, growing grizzly populations threaten western ranchers

“Ranches hold the west together.” SAVING THE LAST CATTLE DRIVE The Green River Drift cattle drive has a history that goes back more than a hundred years. This important seasonal…