United States Secretary Of Agriculture
RENO, Nev. — U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Interior Secretary Sally Jewell plan to offer a regional outlook next week for the upcoming fire season across the West. Agency experts forecast above normal fire potential across almost all of Arizona, New Mexico, California and Oregon…
Looks like cowboys left their mark on U.S. animal identification policy.
CHEYENNE — The federal government has designated 16 Wyoming counties as disaster areas because of the drought and six more also qualify for assistance because they're contiguous to the primary counties.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Sixteen Wyoming counties now qualify for federal drought assistance.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has accepted 3.9 million acres of vulnerable farm land into its conservation program, including a quarter-million acres in Montana and Wyoming.
GREAT FALLS — The U.S. Forest Service plans to buy more than 1,600 acres of pristine private land in the Tenderfoot Creek Drainage in the Little Belt Mountains to add to the Lewis and Clark National Forest southeast of Great Falls.
The hot-iron brand, the West’s most recognized ownership stamp for 150 years, isn’t grading well with federal officials searching for uniform ways of identifying livestock.