After much pomp, circumstance and glowing headlines, a global climate change agreement has been hammered out. Does it portend problems for the U.S.? That and more awaits you in this week’s Trending Headlines.
It’s an ethic passed through the generations—always there, always part of the management decisions, always a concern. It’s the ethic of stewardship, of caring for the land, for the animals it sustains.
Regionally, pasture value changes continue to vary widely. Buyer demand appears strongest in the Lake states of Minnesota and Wisconsin, where land prices swelled 19% and 16%, respectively, over the last year, according to USDA....More
A great rejoicing was heard across the West this week following the announcement that listing the Greater sage grouse under the Endangered Species Act is not warranted. Or maybe it was a collective sigh of relief....More