Stories tagged: slaughter
Mon., June 17, 2019, 5 a.m.
Established around 1915, the Spokane Union Stockyards was a key piece of the agriculture business in Spokane for more than 80 years.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 4:41 p.m.
The U.S. Forest Service has built a new corral for wild horses in California, which could allow it to bypass federal restrictions and sell the animals for slaughter. The agency …
Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 8:56 p.m.
Yellowstone National Park officials plan to capture 600 to 900 bison to slaughter this winter for the continuing effort to manage the herd’s population.
Fri., Jan. 19, 2018, 10:13 a.m.
Federal government regulators proposed changes Friday in the way most hogs slaughtered for meat in the United States are processed in a series of new rules that officials say improve …
Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, 12:05 p.m.
Federal scientists and mostly rural interests are gathering at a wild horse conference in Utah that mustang-protection advocates maintain is a thinly veiled effort to promote increased roundups and eventual …
UPDATED: Thu., May 25, 2017, 9:51 p.m.
PALOMINO VALLEY, Nev. – President Donald Trump’s budget proposal calls for saving $10 million next year by selling wild horses captured throughout the U.S. West without the requirement that buyers …
Thu., Jan. 12, 2017, 11:29 a.m.
At least 100 Yellowstone National Park bison have been trapped in southwestern Montana corrals as the National Park Service works to reduce herd sizes.
Wed., March 9, 2016, 12:06 a.m.
Yellowstone National Park has started shipping its famous wild bison to slaughter in response to concerns by the livestock industry over a disease carried by the animals.
Fri., Feb. 5, 2016, 1:09 p.m.
A federal judge has denied a request to halt the planned capture and slaughter of bison migrating from Yellowstone National Park.