Wednesday, September 11, 2013

pt6 NM Livestock Board (fake out)

e: ... the title for the story below is a fake out ... it is actually a weather story ... NM livestock board not involved ... but they are coming ...
[local story]
Ranchers forced to sell off cattle
sep 9, 2013

If you’re driving in rural New Mexico, chances are you’ll see fewer cows.  The drought has forced ranchers to sell off herds. [over past three years]

Since last year [alone] the number of cattle in New Mexico has dropped [by] 20 percent because of the drought.
see also:

pt5 NM Livestock Board (try again)

pt4 NM Livestock Board (seized cattle sold)

pt3 NM Livestock Board (state ranching)

pt2 NM Livestock Board (new secret powers?)

NM Livestock Board (new secret powers?)