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UI enters agreement to manage 10,400-acre Rock Creek Ranch
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UI enters agreement to manage 10,400-acre Rock Creek Ranch
University of Idaho has reached an agreement with environmental groups to manage a 10,400-acre working conservation ranch in Southcentral Idaho.

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A family tradition of efficiency
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