Cattle take a drink from a tank filled by a windmill in Nebraska. Rancher Dave Wright was hoping to buy part of a neighboring ranch to expand his herd, but the land’s price had gone up sharply.
Cattle take a drink from a tank filled by a windmill in Nebraska. Rancher Dave Wright was hoping to buy part of a neighboring ranch to expand his herd, but the land’s price had gone up sharply. Grant Gerlock Harvest Public Media
Cattle take a drink from a tank filled by a windmill in Nebraska. Rancher Dave Wright was hoping to buy part of a neighboring ranch to expand his herd, but the land’s price had gone up sharply. Grant Gerlock Harvest Public Media

Rising pasture prices cramp ranchers’ plans to expand herds

December 09, 2014 12:20 AM