Ranchers have done serious damage for decades destroying our environments, esp. by polluting our planet with methane for a corrupt special interests. Science has proved methane produced from “farming” animals is an admitted 51% of Global Warming.
Source: Wilderness Watch
Urge Congress to support the Rural Economic Vitalization Act!
Most Americans are shocked when they find out that ranchers are allowed to graze their private livestock on our public lands – including deep within protected Wilderness areas – for literally pennies on the dollar.
In fact, the federal public lands grazing program is among the most wasteful, environmentally damaging and economically inefficient uses of our public lands, costing U.S. taxpayer a whopping $120 million annually! When you consider additional direct and indirect costs, it’s estimated that the federal public lands grazing program on just national forests and Bureau of Land Management (BLM)-administered lands may costs as much as $500 million to $1 billion annually – all to provide only 3% of all the beef in the country.
One potential solution to this problem a piece of legislation called the (Rural Economic Vitalization Act (H.R. 3410)…
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