Monthly Archives: September 2013

Great News and Thank You

Great News! The Betrayed: On Warriors, Cowboys and Other Misfits is now sitting number 3 on the LewRockwell.com Best Seller List.  Thank each and every one of you for your support. jtl, 419

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Action on grazing possible

by Mike Bush / Mountain View Telegraph Recent actions and a flurry of communications among those involved in the dispute over grazing leases in the Cibola National Forest could be a signal that some kind of agreement or compromise is … Continue reading

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Ranchers fight back over grazing eviction

Sometimes it seems as though things are getting worse by the minute. We absolutely MUST get this kind of nonsense stopped. — jtl, 419 by Mike Bush / Mountain View Telegraph Three months ago, the U.S. Forest Service abruptly ordered … Continue reading

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The Transfer of Public Lands Act is Clearly Constitutional! -Part 2

Ken Ivory, President, American Lands Council Some ignorantly assert that it would be illegal or unconstitutional for western states to compel the federal government to transfer title of the public lands to the states even though it’s already been done before – … Continue reading

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Intensive Grazing on Irrigated Pastures

By Dave Scott of ATTRA-NCAT via On Pasture Even if you’re not working with irrigation, this article has some great tips for transitioning to intensive grazing, stockpiling pasture, and considering the downsides.  This is the first in a series from Dave … Continue reading

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Beef Cow Production Will Continue To Shift Out Of The Corn Belt

 The bottom line is that economics have begun to shift beef cow production from areas of high cattle feed costs to regions of lower feed costs (grazing). This suggests to me that beef cow production will continue to shift out … Continue reading

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Livestock Groups Hail Passage of Critical Wildfire Legislation

I suppose this beats a poke in the eye with a sharp stick but that is about all it beats. What REALLY needs to be done is for title that 65% of the land area west of the 100th Meridian, to … Continue reading

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Lane Frost Tribute by George Michael Sports Machine

I am proud to say that Tuff Hedeman was one of my students at what was once the world’s premier cowboy college. — jtl, 419 Click on Lane Frost’s picture to see the tribute. If you have problems seeing the video … Continue reading

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From Gung-Ho Marine to Anarcho-capitalist

By Rich Wilcke via LewRockwell.com THE BETRAYED: On Warriors, Cowboys and Other Misfits, Dr. Jimmy T. (Gunny) LaBaume, Land & Livestock International, © 2013, 531 pgs. Jimmy LaBaume is not only a friend, he is my favorite oner, which is a common four-letter … Continue reading

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News Release from the Public Lands Council

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Chase Adams, 202-879-9117 or cadams@beef.org or Cristina Llorens, 202-879-9138 or cllorens@beef.org  Livestock Groups Hail Passage of Critical Wildfire Legislation WASHINGTON (Sept. 20, 2013) –Public Lands Council (PLC), the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) and the Arizona Cattle … Continue reading

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