March 14, 2013 in The Daily Republic
RENO, Nev. The federal grazing fee will stay at the minimum allowable level for a seventh consecutive year, a development that has rekindled a longstanding debate in the West between conservationists and ranchers.
July 11, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Sen. John Thune is asking Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to release Conservation Reserve Program acres for emergency haying and grazing in South Dakota because of continuing drought conditions.
July 9, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
Bone dry conditions in other states do not appear to be leading people to bring their animals over the state line to North Dakota from what many local officials tell. Continue Reading
June 26, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK (AP) Drought-stricken cattle ranchers in Wyoming are looking to surrounding states for grazing land, and their best bet might be North Dakota, where farmers this year have been luckier than their neighbors. Continue Reading
June 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) Drought-stricken cattle producers in Wyoming are looking to surrounding states for grazing land, and their best bet might be North Dakota, where ranchers are no strangers to natural disasters.