The truck was carrying 120 head of cattle to a feed lot in Texas when it flipped onto its side.(Photo by SAID KHATIB/AFP/Getty Images)

More Than 30 Cattle Die After Idaho Big Rig Crash

120 Holstein steers, each weighing about 400 pounds, were being delivered to a feedlot in Texas.


Snowstorm in a mountainous area.  (credit: Werner Van Steen/Getty Images)

South Dakota Ranchers Reeling From Cattle Losses

Western South Dakota ranchers are reeling from the loss of tens of thousands of cattle in last weekend’s blizzard, and many will dispose of carcasses in pits set to open Monday.