Drought in America: US Cattle Herd at Lowest since 1951

I’ve seen numerous headlines over the past few weeks warning that the U.S. cattleherd is at historic lows.  Most blame drought for the decline, but looking behind the numbers a bit I realized that drought isn’t the full story, though … Continue reading

Biodiversity as an Organizing Principle

Authors: Stinner, D.H., Stinner, B.R., Martsolf, E. Year: 1997 Journal: Agriculture Ecosystems and Environment Human perception is complex and multi-faceted.  Our perceptions and interpretations of those perceptions can affect the success of land management; indeed, perception can affect many of … Continue reading