SD ranchers want bred cows to replace those lost in storm
Ranchers in South Dakota who lost large parts of their cattle herds to a winter storm are not asking for blankets or food to help them recover. They want pregnant cows and heifers of breeding age, said a group organizing donations on Tuesday.
Twenty cattlemen so far have pledged cows to help replenish western South Dakota herds devastated in the Oct. 3-5 storm, said Montana rancher Kerry White, head of Citizens for Balanced Use, which promotes grazing leases on federal lands.
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