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<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> June/July 2015<br /> Vol 10 · No 4<br /> FEATURES<br /> {Contents}<br /> 50<br /> FINDING THAT OASIS IN THE DESERT<br /> When life threw this young ranch wife a curve-<br /> ball she hit a line drive. Now, she's learned how<br /> to appreciate the things that are truly important.<br /> by guest contributor Megan Green<br /> 58<br /> TOMORROW IS ANOTHER DAY<br /> Find out how a whole new world came within<br /> reach of a very focused young cattleman.<br /> by Corinne Patterson<br /> MEGAN GREEN<br /> 74<br /> PUNCHIN' COWS WITH THE PANIOLOS<br /> A mainlander from Oregon's ranch country<br /> gets an invite to come out and join some<br /> circles on the Big Island.<br /> a photo visit by guest contributor Mike Carnahan<br /> 80<br /> PRIDE & PASSION ON THE WIND RANCH<br /> This couple's search took awhile, but they final<a title="Working Ranch - June/July 2015 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/771dbbac?page=1"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - June/July 2015 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/771dbbac?page=2"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - June/July 2015 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/771dbbac?page=3"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - June/July 2015 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/771dbbac?page=4"> June/July 2015 Vol 10 · No 4 FEATURES {Contents}</a> <a title="Working Ranch - June/July 2015 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/771dbbac?page=5"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - June/July 2015 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/771dbbac?page=6"> June/July 2015 COLUMNS {Contents} 46 46 </a> <a title="Working Ranch - June/July 2015 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/771dbbac?page=7"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - June/July 2015 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/771dbbac?page=8"> June/July 2015 DEPARTMENTS {Contents} 10 RURAL C</a> <a title="Working Ranch - June/July 2015 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/771dbbac?page=9"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - June/July 2015 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/771dbbac?page=10"> ike every good magazine out there we will print </a> <a title="Working Ranch - June/July 2015 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/771dbbac?page=11"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - June/July 2015 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/771dbbac?page=12"> calendar UPCOMING EVENTS IN </a> <a title="Working Ranch - June/July 2015 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/771dbbac?page=13"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - June/July 2015 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/771dbbac?page=14"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - June/July 2015 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/771dbbac?page=15"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - June/July 2015 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/771dbbac?page=16"> toppin' outBY TIM O'BYRNE veryone who knows me </a> <a title="Working Ranch - June/July 2015 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/771dbbac?page=17"> </a> <a title="Working Ranch - June/July 2015 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/771dbbac?page=18"> experience. 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