Cattle ranching moves north, west amid drought
Published 02/01/2013, INFORUM
WICHITA, Kan. — The severe drought that scorched pastures across the Southern Plains last summer helped shrink the nation's herd to its smallest size in more than six decades and encouraged the movement of animals to lusher fields in the northern and western parts of the U.S., a new report shows.Word count: 621
The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.