Ranch News Today – May 1, 2013

Posted on May 1, 2013


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Republican Sen. Pete Goicoechea of Eureka says SB134  is a response to a system flaw revealed last year when ranchers tried to get water for their livestock during a drought in northeastern Nevada…

The Southern New Mexico plant that has been fighting for more than a year for permission to slaughter horses will open soon, unless Congress reinstates a ban on the practice, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said Tuesday…

Worth a Read

There’s a lot of good news in agriculture today. Something I’m particularly pleased about is that more and more young people are seeking ways to make a living on the farm. Ag college enrollments are up, and the number of small farms with young owners and operators has grown rapidly in recent years…

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