Latest Cowboy Stories
By Joe Herring Jr., Kerrville Daily Times, Texas Aug. 2--Ms.
By Lynda V. Mapes, Seattle Times Jul. 28--ELLENSBURG -- Russ Stingley rides high on a chestnut horse and moves his bellowing and bawling cattle through this open country that stretches for miles.
Soaring fuel, feed and fertilizer prices are squeezing cattle ranches around the nation, even as the price the calves fetch at feedlots in the Midwest and West has fallen from a year ago.
By Phyllis Jacobs Griekspoor, The Wichita Eagle, Kan. Jul. 17--A judge in Washington state has created serious difficulties for cattle ranchers in Kansas and across the country.
By Jay Wamsley For the Deseret News "CHAPS!" Old Lyric Repertory Company, Caine Lyric Theatre, Logan (435-797-8022 or www.usu.edu/lyric), running time: 1 hour, 45 minutes (one intermission) LOGAN -- Musical revues have an important role in the summer theater scene, particularly for repertory companies.
By Andrew Downie In an unprecedented move against rogue cattle ranchers in the Amazon, the Brazilian government has seized livestock grazing there illegally.
By Braden Lammers, The Columbus Dispatch, Ohio Jun. 25--Chute Gerdeman, a Columbus-based retail design firm, landed a sweet gig when it was picked to design the M&M's World stores. Officials never thought it would lead to a fight with a naked cowboy.
Ivan Thompson works hard to make romance bloom. But the modern world isn't helping.
By Gina Keating LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Online DVD renter Netflix Inc. hopes its subscribers will fall in love this week with "Cowboy del Amor," and many other unsung movies it is quietly buying at film festivals to release in arthouse theaters.
Texas rancher Pete Bonds would like to add cattle to his 7,000-head herd but the lack of grazing and the lack of water prevent it.
The Texas Longhorn is a breed of cattle known for its characteristic horns, which can extend to six feet in width and have a slight upward turn at their tips, as well as for their distinctive "burnt orange" coloring. "The Longhorns" is also the nickname of the sports teams of The University of Texas and the school mascot is a Longhorn named Bevo. The Texas Longhorn Breeders Association of America serves as the recognized registry for the breed. Though some historians disagree, the Texas...
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