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2015 Land Report 100: Reynolds Family

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No. 37 Reynolds Family 250,000 acres In the years following the Civil War, the Reynoldses began ranching along the Clear Fork of the Brazos River near the frontier outpost of Fort Griffin, Texas. Brothers George Thomas and William David Reynolds

Posted in Agriculture, Arizona, Cattle, Equestrian, Farming, Feature, Great Plains, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Recreation, Southwest, Texas, West

2014 Land Report Best Brokerage: Coldwell Banker Select Land & Ranch Division

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Coldwell Banker Select Land & Ranch Division www.landsofoklahoma.com (918) 481-8300 2014 Sales: $100 – $250 Million Who: Tulsa-based brokerage with 35 years’ experience in country estates, recreational land, transitional land, and ranches. Wow: Principal Greg Ganzkow was named Coldwell Banker

Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Equestrian, Feature, Great Plains, Hunting, Minerals, Oklahoma, Recreation, Residential Property

2015 Land Report 100: John Malone

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No. 1 John Malone 2,200,000 acres In 2015, the Malone Family Land Preservation Foundation paid $1.7 million for the 230-acre Gorrill Farmstead near Lawrence, Kansas. Not a big deal, right? Think again. The purchase reflects a handshake of far greater

Posted in Agriculture, Conservation, Farming, Feature, Great Plains, Kansas, Maine, News Desk, Northeast, Timber

2015 Land Report 100: Ted Turner

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No. 2 Ted Turner 2,000,000+ acres The owner of the world’s largest private herd of bison just acquired the world’s best loved bison habitat: the historic Standing Butte Ranch, which was featured in the Academy Award-winning Western Dances with Wolves

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Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Conservation, Feature, Great Plains, Hunting, New Mexico, Public Land, Recreation, South Dakota, Southwest

SOLD! 13,440 Acres of Northern Nebraska Farmland Fetches $46 Million

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Farmers National Company announced the sale of a 13,440-acre Keya Paha County farm. The transaction closed in 2015. According to Brownfield Ag News, the $46 million sale price was a potential record for Northern Nebraska farmland. Dave Hickey and Robert

Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Farming, Feature, Great Plains, Nebraska, News Desk

Wildfire Torch Record Acreage in 2015

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Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that wildfires burned a record 10,125,149 acres across the United States last year. The 2015 total eclipsed the previous record, which was set in 2006. Of last year’s blazes, more than 50 exceeded 50,000 acres,

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Agriculture Sector Endures Second Straight Annual Decline

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The Department of Agriculture is projecting that 2015 will mark another down year for American farmers and ranchers with agricultural sector production projected to fall 9.2 percent to $427 billion. Contributing factors include increased global competition and a slowdown in

Posted in Agriculture, Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Equities, Feature, Florida, Georgia, Great Lakes, Great Plains, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Midwest, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, News Desk, North Carolina, North Dakota, Northeast, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pacific, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South, South Carolina, South Dakota, Southwest, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

Longstanding Dispute Festers Near Elkhorn Ranch

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With preliminary construction for a gravel-mining operation set to begin on 25 acres in Western North Dakota near Theodore Roosevelt’s former ranch, dozens of conservation groups are making a last-ditch effort to halt the plans. Eight years ago, the U.S.

Posted in Conservation, Feature, Great Plains, Minerals, News Desk, North Dakota

Land Report’s 2015 Gear of the Year

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The Magazine of the American Landowner set out to make life on your land more enjoyable, more productive, and more convenient. Here’s what we came up with. Produced by Daniel Reed Photography by Gustav Schmiege III HUNTER ORIGINAL TALL RAIN

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Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Dogs, Equestrian, Eric OKeefe, Feature, Golf, Great Lakes, Great Plains, Gustav Schmiege, Hunting, Midwest, Northeast, Pacific, Public Land, Recreation, South, Southwest, States, Timber, West

Ogallala Aquifer Initiative Focuses on Nebraska and Oklahoma

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Amid a decade of drought, USDA announced plans to invest another $8 million in the Ogallala Aquifer, the single largest aquifer in the U.S. The Ogallala also serves as the primary water source for the High Plains. According to Agriculture

Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Conservation, Farming, Feature, Federal Policy, Great Plains, Nebraska, News Desk, Oklahoma, Water
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