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Oregon study shows taking out juniper trees benefits sage grouse
Courtesy of Nick Myatt/Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife
Oregon study shows taking out juniper trees benefits sage grouse
The study showed a 25 percent population rate growth in areas that were treated, compared to control areas where trees were left in place.

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Beef demand keeps cattle moving through feedlots
Beef demand keeps cattle moving through feedlots
With three years of herd expansion, no one should be surprised by higher placements, an analyst says.
R-CALF wants Brazil beef ban until COOL resurrected
R-CALF wants Brazil beef ban until COOL resurrected
Rancher group hopes to collect 100,000 signatures on petition.
ODFW Commission hears wolf plan testimony
ODFW Commission hears wolf plan testimony
The meeting was dominated by input on the Oregon Wolf Conservation and Management Plan’s five-year review.
Triplet calves born on 2 southern Kansas farms
Two southern Kansas farmers are rearing unusual sets of triplet calves
Invasive spittlebug threatens Hawaii grazing land
The spittlebug has been found at two ranches in Kona since September, including one property that had about 2,000 acres of damaged pasture.
Trump’s boost to China trade encourages U.S. beef industry
Trump’s boost to China trade encourages U.S. beef industry
Access to China offer tremendous opportunity for U.S. beef, but there’s still much to negotiate.
Portland students get first-hand look at possible wolf depredation
Portland students get first-hand look at possible wolf depredation
Two teens from the Sunnyside Environmental School witness field biologist investigate cow, calf killed in Wallowa County.
WA lawmakers OK new way to deter wolves
WA lawmakers OK new way to deter wolves
Washington lawmakers thrust state Department of Agriculture into campaign to prevent conflicts between wolves and cattle
Review of Oregon’s wolf management plan begins
Review of Oregon’s wolf management plan begins
A public hearing April 21 in Klamath Falls begins what is certain to be a contentious rehash of wolves’ impact on livestock and wild prey.
Livestock antibiotics bill dies in Oregon Senate
A bill restricting antibiotic usage in livestock has died in the Senate Health Care Committee.

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