According to the Salt Lake City Tribune, ranchers, BLM and county officials in northern Utah are partnering to consolidate ten separate grazing allotments into one 135,000-acre management unit. The proposal would allow the ranchers to pool their herds and implement time-controlled grazing intended to increase rangeland health, benefitting both cattle and wildlife, including greater sage grouse. The idea is modeled after a successful approach adopted by the Deseret Ranch. Read the full article in the Salt Lake City Tribune.
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