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Hay
6:19 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

Floods could cause hay prices to spike

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The floods in Colorado could cause a spike in hay prices, which could be good and bad news for Wyoming ranchers.

Many Colorado ranchers lost their season’s hay supply in the deluges that swept across the eastern plains.  And that means many Colorado ranchers will likely turn to Wyoming hay producers to feed their livestock through the winter, if they have livestock left to feed.

Brett Moline with the Wyoming Farm Bureau says this might cause the price of hay to rise on the market.

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Flash Flood
6:18 pm
Fri September 13, 2013

Early autumn storms heighten flash flood risk in Wyoming

A flash flood warning is in effect near Rockspring, there’s a flash flood watch across much of Western and Central Wyoming, and more rain is expected through the weekend. 

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News
5:09 pm
Fri May 24, 2013

Despite moisture officials still worry about fires

Wyoming fire officials say the wet spring this year has been helpful, but they’re still unsure what it will mean for the fire season this year. 

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