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USDA ARS Improving Seeding Success on Cheatgrass-Infested Rangelands


Cheatgrass has transformed arid sagebrush plant communities in the Great Basin by providing a fine-textured, early maturing fuel that increases the chance, rate, spread, and season of wildfires.

Forest Service Proposal Simplifies Decision-Making


?Proposed regulatory changes by the U.S. Forest Service would streamline the way the agency handles environmental analysis and decision-making

Bureau of Land Management to conduct wild horse gather in Carbon County in September


The Bureau of Land Management announced that it will conduct a wild horse gather within he Range Creek Herd Management Area (HMA) beginning in September

Utah Beef Council Seeks At-Large Applicant for Board Position


The Utah Beef Council is seeking applicants for one at-large council member.

Two Weeks Left to Nominate Your Pup for Farm Dog of the Year


Farmers & ranchers are invited to submit nominations for the 2020 Farm Bureau Farm Dog of the Year contest

The Importance of Planning for Drought


We all know that drought years will come again, so it's probably best that producers have a detailed plan to help them be as productive as possible during the drought

UDAF Urges Preparedness for Five-Year Brand Renewals in 2020


The renewal process will be done electronically but registration through the mail may also be accepted.

USDA Releases Proposed Amendments to Greater Sage Grouse Land Management Plans


The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Forest Service proposed changes to how the agency manages greater sage grouse

Reviewing Projected Payments Under Dairy Margin Coverage


An improvement on MPP, DMC is a voluntary program that makes payments when the national average income-over-feed-cost margin falls below a farmer-selected coverage level.

New Legislation Would Offer Relief During Weather-Related Feed Shortages


A recently introduced bill would help farmers and ranchers alleviate feed shortages during planting seasons with high levels of prevent plant due to extreme moisture or drought.