Ranchers battle western wildfires

Fires in Washington State have ranchers worried about losing animals and resources, according to the Spokesman Review in Spokane. Some ranchers, still reeling from last year’s drought, are now having to contend with fires that destroy fences, scorch pastures and fields, and kill legacy livestock. One rancher who lost 230 cattle to a wildfire in 2014 told… » Read More

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