Welcome

The Progressive Rancher is published 8 times each year. It is mailed to more than 7,000 addresses, and has digital and print readership reaching more than 30,000 people. It primarily focuses on the agricultural industry in Nevada and Idaho, but at the same time tackles nation wide issues on the local and federal government levels. We are here to keep you informed of the important affairs of the industry!

Table of Contents

Thank you Dean Baker – 3
NCA Roundup – 4
PLC Weekend Roundup – 5
Nevada Cattlewomen – 7
WGA News – 8
Cow Calf Corner — 10
Eye on the Outside- 12
Checkoff News – 14
Fumes From the Farm — 16
UNR News Release – 17
Look Up – 18
NCBA/ PLC News – 20
UNR Cooperative Extension – 22
UNR Cooperative Extension – 24
RANGE Magazine – 27
USDA News – 28
Nv Farm Bureau – 30
NRCS: The Long Winter – 34
HWCWMA – 38
NCBA News – 39
Budd-Falen Press Release – 40
NDA News – 40
Wells FFA Closes out – 42
Range Plants for the Rancher- 46
Financial Focus – 47

2017 Sept-Oct Issue

Header Photography by Brenda Burdick