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Membersh</a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=33"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=34"> pasture management </a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=35"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=36"> Fall grazing in riparian areas can sometimes be b</a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=37"> translates into a wider, more-shallow stream that</a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=38"> ood nutrition for gestating</a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=39"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=40"> Carston continues, “Newborn ani- mals have a re</a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=41"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=42"> KACIE SMITH Brown fat or brown adipose tissue (B</a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=43"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=44"> njecting vaccine into a calf doesn't</a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=45"> tion rates drop as low as 60 percent. “That's </a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=46"> “We just mix one bottle at a time because we kn</a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=47"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=48"> ranch wheels </a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=49"> for the long haul with its rugged tex- ture and e</a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=50"> Yamaha Grizzly 550 FI Auto 4x4 EPS lack in quant</a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=51"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=52"> emote America is ro</a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=53"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=54"> Today, Gary and SueAnn run 500 cows and raise</a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=55"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=56"> Gary and SueAnn's plan is to move to town wh</a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=57"> ral alone. Gary says this isn't the first time he</a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=58"> Gary Clanton can't recall attending any `ranch- e</a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 59" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=59"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 60" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=60"> elcome to the Mehli</a> <a title="Working Ranch - January/February 2012 page 61" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/73a8da28?page=61"> Don and Marie would own the home place. 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