cattle grazing http://kmuw.org en Ranch Tour Will Focus On Drought, Cattle Grazing http://kmuw.org/post/ranch-tour-will-focus-drought-cattle-grazing <p>Kansas farm groups will host a ranch tour next month, focusing on drought and how to best manage resources in the upcoming grazing season.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The tour will take place on May 11 at the Ted Alexander Ranch, 19 miles west of Medicine Lodge.</span><br><br>The Alexander ranch covers 7,000 acres in the heart of the Red Hills in Barber County. The operation typically stocks between 500 and 700 cow-calf pairs or 2,500 yearlings on a rotational grazing method.</p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 11:43:58 +0000 Associated Press 16263 at http://kmuw.org