Stories tagged: ranchers
Fri., April 21, 2017, midnight
Some information on wolf control programs won’t be made public
Personal information on people involved in fighting wolf attacks on livestock would be kept from public.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 9:14 p.m.
Bill advances that would exempt some info about wolf attacks
A bill that would exempt from public disclosure personal information about people who report or respond to wolf attacks in Washington state has cleared a House committee.
Mon., Jan. 25, 2016, 12:02 p.m.
Smart Bombs: Ranchers get discount grazing
If anyone should be angry, it’s taxpayers who pick up the land management costs not covered by market-averse grazing fees
Sun., April 13, 2014, midnight
BLM releases rancher’s cattle amid states’-rights dispute
Federal land managers confirmed they released all 400 or so head of cattle rounded up on public land in southern Nevada from a rancher who has refused to recognize their …
Sun., Nov. 10, 2013, midnight
Cattle ranchers track wolves with GPS, computers
COLVILLE – Before the sun breaks over the mountains, Leisa Hill is firing up a generator in a remote cow camp in eastern Stevens County. Soon she’ll be poring over …
Sun., Sept. 15, 2013, midnight
Frustrated by regulations, ranchers build slaughterhouse co-op
Ed Gross thinks connoisseurs of the “Eat Local” movement would jump at the chance to buy his beef. He manages about 300 head of Black Angus cattle for Spokane Hutterian …
Sun., March 10, 2013, midnight
Deel may keep sage grouse off endangered species list
As native sage grouse enter their mating season on the sage lands of the West, a deal is being forged to perpetuate the spectacle. Hoping to keep sage grouse from …
Sun., Aug. 29, 2010, midnight
Ranchers plan to fight proposed monuments
LEWISTOWN, Mont. – Ranchers in eastern Montana are digging in for what they said Friday would be a protracted fight against a tentative Interior Department proposal to designate more than …