Grazing Fees: An Overview and Current Issues

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This report briefly discusses charging fees for grazing private livestock on federal lands, which is a long-standing but contentious practice. Generally, livestock producers who use federal lands want to keep fees low, while conservation groups and others believe fees should be raised to approximate "fair market value."

Creator(s): Vincent, Carol H.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: February 8, 2005
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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  • Creation: February 8, 2005
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This report briefly discusses charging fees for grazing private livestock on federal lands, which is a long-standing but contentious practice. Generally, livestock producers who use federal lands want to keep fees low, while conservation groups and others believe fees should be raised to approximate "fair market value."

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