Western Livestock Journal - News http://www.wlj.net/articles.sec-26-1-news.html <![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[Southwest ranchers receive first Mexican wolf 'Pay for Presence' payments]]> <![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[Veterans returning to Missouri farms]]> <![CDATA[The Constitution does apply... even to ESA]]> Thanks to a group of landowners and concerned citizens in southwestern Utah who took the federal government to court over prairie dog regulations, implementation of the ESA could see a nationwide change of course. ]]> <![CDATA[Lawsuit-inspired listing ends 20 years of sage-grouse conservation efforts]]> <![CDATA[Dietary guidelines talk turns to sustainability]]> <![CDATA[GRSB releases global principles and criteria for defining sustainable beef]]> <![CDATA[CAB writing internship]]> <![CDATA[Apply now for CAB's beef scholarships]]> <![CDATA[USDA moves forward with second checkoff plan; comments welcome]]> <![CDATA[Checkoff-funded beef innovation targets the Millennial market]]> <![CDATA[On-farm research helps producers]]>