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Rustlers grab 3 calves from Culver ranches
As many as 200 head of cattle are stolen each year in Oregon but many losses aren’t reported to law enforcement.

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Cattle killed in E. Idaho tractor-trailer crash
The truck failed to make it around a corner and tipped over, according to authorities.
WTO panel rules COOL detrimental to Canada, Mexico
A WTO compliance panel on Monday ruled an amended U.S. country of origin labeling measure has a detrimental impact on imported Canadian and Mexican livestock.
Carlton fire victims file claims
Carlton fire victims file claims
Landowners who lost homes and property last summer in Washington's largest wildfire have filed claims against the state alleging negligence.
Ranchers question value of wolf study
Ranchers question value of wolf study
Washington State University large carnivore laboratory director Rob Wielgus hopes more ranchers will cooperate with his study into wolf and livestock conflicts. But regional ranchers are questioning the value of his research, saying they already know how...
NCBA says generic checkoff would fall short
NCBA and state cattle associations contend a supplemental beef checkoff proposed by USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack would be detrimental to the beef industry and producers and point out the differences between the current beef-specific checkoff and Vilsack's...
Wanted: People to advise Washington on wolves
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife seeks members for its panel to advise the agency on wolf recovery.
Montana decides to keep Yellowstone bison in state
Yellowstone bison are considered extremely valuable because they are one of the few wild herds left that have no cattle genes. These 145 bison were captured a decade ago under an experimental program to start new herds using the genetically pure...
Oregon wolf count could trigger delisting process
Oregon wolf count could trigger delisting process
Look for stormy public hearings if Oregon considers removing wolves from the state endangered species list in 2015.
Ranchers profit from conservation
Ranchers profit from conservation
A May, Idaho, rancher has received a large grant to continue improving his range land for the benefit of sage grouse, seeking to be proactive in case of an endangered species listing.
Washington game managers criticized for wolf shooting
Washington game managers criticized for wolf shooting
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife hosted a meeting in a Seattle suburb and heard the shooting of a wolf to protect sheep criticized.