Cheatgrass cattle grazing

Cattle graze on cheatgrass during a University of Nevada-Reno experiment.

The use of targeted grazing as a tool for raising livestock and managing public and private land continues to evolve.

Thanks to researchers, ranchers and land managers at the U.S. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management are finding new ways to put livestock to work reducing the fuels that feed voracious wildfires and eradicating weed populations.

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