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July 2016 |Livestock Market Issue

On the cover: This month’s cover is reminiscent of the tornado that brutalized El Reno, Okla., in 2013 — a natural disaster that tore up homes, businesses and lives. One of those businesses was OKC West Livestock Auction Market. Read their story in this issue.


Creating Order out of Calamity
By Gary DiGiuseppe


Conversations From the Editor
by Ellen H. Brisendine
Thanks for the Help

Ranching - Natural Resources:
What plant is important for July?
Plant of the month:  Curlycup gumweed (Grindelia squarrosa)

Ranching - Natural Resources:
FIRE Series: A Successful Prescribed Burn Depends on Details

Ranching - Livestock Management:
VFD Series: Producer Paperwork

The Cattleman's Pages of History
July 1916 & July 1966