Western Livestock Journal - Articles http://www.wlj.net/contents.engine.php <![CDATA[Southwest ranchers receive first Mexican wolf 'Pay for Presence' payments]]> <![CDATA[ESA protection sought for unique Yellowstone bison]]> <![CDATA[Senate shoots down Keystone plans]]> In a bit of a dramatic showdown last Tuesday, a Senate bill that would have given the green light for the Keystone XL oil pipeline, got the big stop sign—again. After the final vote was read, a man reportedly with the Lakota Tribe of South Dakota began singing, followed by protesters who called out Democrats who voted in support of the pipeline. ]]> <![CDATA[Ranchers speak out about Gunnison listing]]> <![CDATA[High cattle prices 'for some time']]> <![CDATA[Cutouts gain on reduced production]]> <![CDATA[Strange alliance]]> <![CDATA[What beef demand numbers mean]]> In 16 of the last 17 quarters, we’ve had year-over-year increases in beef demand, the only exception being the first quarter of 2014. I think a large part of why that’s going on is success in marketing the right products to the right people and, quite frankly, to the segment of the public that continues to purchase beef. ]]> <![CDATA[Legally Speaking]]> <![CDATA[Southwest ranchers receive first Mexican wolf 'Pay for Presence' payments]]> <![CDATA[Vet's Perspective]]> <![CDATA[Using plant recruitment, mortality to support rangeland management]]> <![CDATA[Updated feedlot monitor software to be introduced]]> <![CDATA[ESA protection sought for unique Yellowstone bison]]> <![CDATA[Cost of Thanksgiving dinner rises, still under $50]]> The American Farm Bureau Federation’s (AFBF’s) 29th annual informal price survey of classic items found on the Thanksgiving Day dinner table indicates the average cost of this year’s feast for 10 is $49.41, a 37-cent increase from last year’s average of $49. ]]> <![CDATA[Carbon credits keep grasslands grassy]]> <![CDATA[Lawsuit follows in the tracks of predator hunting decision]]> <![CDATA[Giant goals from the CA Sheep Commission]]> <![CDATA[Farmers and scientists divided over climate change]]> <![CDATA[Veterans returning to Missouri farms]]>