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From the Ground Up: Hoffman Ranch, 4J Ranch

From the Ground Up: Hoffman Ranch, 4J Ranch

Nancy and Gene Hoffman wanted to keep their ranch located along the Salt River in the Star Valley area undeveloped. In 2004, The Hoffman Ranch was placed into a conservation easement with the Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust. The ranch is located directly on the Salt...

From the Ground Up: One Bar Eleven Ranch

From the Ground Up: One Bar Eleven Ranch

In 2003, Mrs. Roma Rouse donated a 434-acre conservation easement to the Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust. The easement sits on the One Bar Eleven Ranch, which was purchased by John and Roma Rouse in 1955. The property consists of a 4-mile corridor of the North Platte...

From the Ground Up: Brush Creek Ranch

From the Ground Up: Brush Creek Ranch

In 2002, Marietta C. Schumacher and Brush Creek Ranch placed 3,400 acres in a conservation easement held by the Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust. The intent behind the conservation easement was to use the land for agricultural production and guest ranching, to...

Meet our Conservation Director, Tate!

Meet our Conservation Director, Tate!

In your words, what does your job entail?    My job at the land trust is to support landowners achieve their conservation goals. Conservation easements provide landowners the assurance that their hard work and dedication to their land is not spoiled by subdivision and...

From the Ground Up: Highline Ranch

From the Ground Up: Highline Ranch

The Highline Ranch was purchased by the late Dr. John and Mrs. Susie Lunt in 1998, and in 2002 was protected with a donated easement held with the Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust. The ranch has been a cattle operation for the last 100 years, contributing to Wyoming’s...

From the Ground Up: J Bar J Ranch, Carbon County

From the Ground Up: J Bar J Ranch, Carbon County

In July of 2002 a donated conservation easement was placed on 160 acres of land owned by Tom O’Leary, one of the Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust’s Honorary Board members and a Founding Supporter. The easement is located on the J Bar J Ranch in Carbon County and is...

Warren Livestock Series: Family and Community

Warren Livestock Series: Family and Community

  If you have ever driven north from Cheyenne on Interstate 25 or west on US-85 you have driven past a conserved agricultural landscape with a story to tell.  The Warren Livestock Company sits on the outskirts of Cheyenne and is home to a thriving ranching...

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