Students find fence-mending brings Bitterroot ranches together

“Students find fence-mending brings Bitterroot ranches together”

Missoulian, August 2015

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ox · bow
/ 'äks,bō /
An abandoned channel in the course of a river, shaped like a U. We graze our cows on the ancient "oxbows" of the Bitterroot River, where these sub-irrigated fertile remnants of the Bitterroot provide lush feed for grass-finishing cattle.