Cattle on the Little Cattle Company Ranch north of Middleton. Cattle prices are down now like many Idaho crops but without international trade the bottom would drop out of most farm markets.
Cattle on the Little Cattle Company Ranch north of Middleton. Cattle prices are down now like many Idaho crops but without international trade the bottom would drop out of most farm markets. Darin Oswald doswald@idahostatesman.com
Cattle on the Little Cattle Company Ranch north of Middleton. Cattle prices are down now like many Idaho crops but without international trade the bottom would drop out of most farm markets. Darin Oswald doswald@idahostatesman.com
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Rocky Barker is the energy and environment reporter for the Idaho Statesman and has been writing about the West since 1985. He is the author of several books, including "Scorched Earth How the Fires of Yellowstone Changed America," "The Flyfisher's Guide to Idaho" and "The Wingshooter's Guide to Idaho."