Help the Ranchers Impacted by the Recent Wildfires

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wildfiresLast week wildfires spread across 4 states: Kansas, Texas, Oklahoma and Colorado

  • At least 7 deaths are attributed to the fires. Including 3 ranch hands that succumbed to smoke and fire when trying to rescue their cattle on horseback.
  • Over 1 million acres lost across the four states including 30,000 acres in Colorado.
  • Thousands of Cattle are dead and those that survived are facing a major grazing crisis.
  • With the burned grazing land and the Spring growing season not yet begun, there is a vital need for hay to feed the remaining cattle.

Below is a link that can take you to valid sites that will allow you to help the ranchers impacted by the recent wildfires.

http://www.agweb.com/article/as-wildfires-continue-to-blaze-heres-how-you-can-help-naa-drovers-editors/

To help our local Colorado ranchers please use the following link.

https://www.coloradofarmbureau.com/disasterfund

A word of caution, make sure that you are donating to valid charities and foundations.

 

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