livestock

Virtual Fence Workshop

VF is an emerging technology that contains livestock with a reduced need for physical fences. Ranchers create virtual boundaries on digital maps, like Google Maps, that GPS collars detect. The…

Cottonwood Ranch Riparian/Creek Workshop

Facilitators: Carol Evans & Dr. Sherman Swanson How to see a Creek, Tools for Improving Creek Functions and Creating Your Story With pressure to having functioning Riparian areas, understanding, monitoring,…

Farm to Fork Certification Program

The University of Nevada, Reno Extension’s Herds & Harvest Program is hosting a Farm to Fork Certification Program. The courses in this program will offer information for beginning farmers and ranchers on…

Cattle Raisers Convention & Expo

Join us on March 25th and 26th at the Cattle Raisers Convention & Expo 2023 in Fort Worth, Texas. Events include: The Most Valuable Resource – Water Achieving Optimal Ranch…

Living with Livestock: A Summer Herding Cattle in the Sawtooth Mountains

As I drove north and east, away from the golden California foothills that are Steinbeck country and into a Martian landscape where places went by names like “Craters of the Moon,” “Atomic City” and the “Sawtooth Mountains,” I wondered what was wrong with me.

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