Recent Stories by Associated Press
Feb 14, 2019 by Associated Press
South-central Iowa authorities are investigating after dozens of head of cattle were found starved to death on property near Osceola.
Feb 08, 2019 by Associated Press
A ranch worker shot a wolf that was chasing cattle in an area of eastern Washington state where there are no known wolf packs.
Feb 06, 2019 by Associated Press
Calls to the Wisconsin Farm Center, which helps distressed farmers, were up last year, including a 33 percent increase in November and December compared to the same two months the previous year.
Feb 04, 2019 by Associated Press
Idaho officials have agreed to pay $260,000 to the attorneys for an animal welfare group following a federal court ruling that found the state’s law banning spying at farms violated free speech rights.
Jan 30, 2019 by Associated Press
The Nebraska Cattlemen's Association will soon be moving into a new building on a Lincoln street that the group would like to be renamed.
Jan 29, 2019 by Associated Press
An idle meat-processing plant that closed in 2014 in northwest Iowa will reopen this week with new owners.
Jan 28, 2019 by Associated Press
The longest federal government shutdown in U.S. history affected an investigation into a strain of bovine tuberculosis in a North Dakota beef cattle herd, say state officials.
Jan 23, 2019 by Associated Press
A rancher in Jackson County, Oregon who has had gray wolves eat his livestock is now using a lime-green inflatable dancing man to keep the predators at bay.
Jan 22, 2019 by Associated Press
A federal judge has granted a northern Nevada woman’s request for a court order to protect her horse after she says it was stolen during a tribal roundup and fears it could be headed for the slaughterhouse.
Jan 18, 2019 by Associated Press
A $200,000 budget request by Gov. Brad Little for an Idaho board that manages money to pay a federal and state agency to kill wolves that attack livestock and big game is sufficient for fiscal year 2020.
Jan 16, 2019 by Associated Press
Four Montana ranches owned by billionaire Texas brothers Dan and Farris Wilks are being offered for sale.
Jan 15, 2019 by Associated Press
Florida officials are investigating an apparent increase in cattle deaths across the state, with investigators focusing on one particular brand of feed.
Jan 14, 2019 by Associated Press
This year's National Western Stock Show is the "Year of the Yards," because after more than five decades in their current location, the yards will be moved next year to a new spot to the north.
Jan 08, 2019 by Associated Press
Concerns have been raised by those who travel the same roads that livestock haulers have safety exemptions to drive on.