With a stroke of his executive pen, President Obama has put a vast region of the Pacific Ocean off-limits to Hawaii's fishing industry Free Range Report Editorial Staff Federal overreach now reaches far out to sea. President Obama's newest 'national…

Free Range Report Contributor “We are at the beginning of great troubles.” President Obama’s consideration of designating the 1.9 million acre Bears Ears National Monument begs the follow-up question: “If the President can unilaterally designate this Monument, despite opposition from…

 From Bitcoin to Agriculture: How Can Farmers Benefit from Blockchain? by Emma Weston & Sara Nolet published by Agfunders News Editor’s Note: Emma Weston is co-founder and CEO of Full Profile, where she leads blockchain strategy and development under the AgriDigital…

I’m an Oregon rancher. Here’s what you don’t understand about the Bundy standoff. The Obama administration has pushed our livelihood to the brink. By Keith Nantz as published by Washington Post, January 2016 This week, the Ammon Bundy-led seizure of a…

Select federal lands attract wealthy elites, don’t benefit working class  BY TIM OREN as published by Idaho Statesman Megan Lawson’s June 16 Guest Opinion, “Federal lands support diverse rural economies,” claimed federally-owned lands promote a diverse, Western rural economy. Contrary…