Public Land Grazing Was Increased During Ongoing Megadrought

Government agencies have quietly distributed large subsidies that increased livestock grazing on public land in the Desert Southwest during the ongoing long-term megadrought.

Zinke’s Outcome-Based Grazing Initiative Raises Questions

President Donald Trump’s pick to manage the U.S. Department of the Interior, Ryan Zinke, is promoting a new “outcome-based” livestock management initiative on the public lands managed by the department’s Bureau of Land Management (BLM).

Holistic Resource Management (HRM) Grazing Plans Are Degenerative

Proponents of livestock management systems called holistic resource management (HRM) often claim that its a form of regenerative agriculture, but HRM grazing systems are degenerative in arid environments. HRM was invented by a fellow named Allan Savory. He claims that disturbances caused by livestock grazing are natural because vegetation co-evolved with herds of wild grazing …

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