Ranchers

Black-footed ferret (credit: azgfd.gov)

Ranchers Sought To Help Save Black-Footed Ferret

Wildlife officials working to save the endangered black-footed ferret are trying to persuade more western ranchers and farmers to reintroduce the species on their private land.

02/17/2013

New twenty dollar bills at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing in Washington, DC(Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama Is Trying To Buy The Hispanic And Female Vote With Another Government Giveaway

Conveniently-timed for Obama’s reelection, the Hispanic and Women Farmers and Ranchers Claims Resolution program began September 24, 2012 – just a month-and-a-half before the election. Apparently the Obama administration did not care about this alleged injustice to females and Hispanics any time in the past three-and-a-half years. It just happened to be thought about and addressed now – just before voters pull the lever.

09/27/2012

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Hay Thieves Strike In Colorado During Shortage

The drought conditions that have been in effect across much of Colorado this year have created a hay shortage, and theft of hay has become a problem.

09/12/2012

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Hay Shortage Has Ripple Effect Across Colorado

The drought conditions that have been in effect across much of Colorado this year have created a hay shortage, and hay prices in Colorado and other parts of the Rockies are at historic highs.

08/15/2012

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As Ranchers In Drought Areas Sell Cows, Others Buy

The drought in the Southwest may help 29-year-old Chad Bicker get to his goal of being a full-time farmer and rancher by the time he’s 40.

09/19/2011

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Ranchers Cutting Cattle Herds

Ranchers in southeastern Colorado are cutting their cattle herds because of drought and high feed costs.

09/12/2011

The Nat'l Cattlemen's Assn. teamed up with JB Swift to donate 16,000 lbs. of beef to Feeding Colorado. (credit: CBS)

Ranchers, Meat Packers Give Food Bank Large Donation

Farmers and ranchers from across the country are joining Greeley-based meatpacker JBS USA to donate 16,000 pounds of beef to the Food Bank of the Rockies in Denver.

02/02/2011

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