A rancher raises livestock

They raise the food you eat like cows sheep and pigs.

A rancher is a guy that raises and sales meat to people. Many ranchers have several thousand cows or sheep.

Some ranchers raise there cattle on a feed lot or some have permits on the mountain or have them on there own property.

A permit is a piece of property that the government owns and the rancher leases it from them from like early spring to to fall.

The ranchers have many different types of cows mostly black angus or like a red angus or a sharlay.

There's not a lot of sheep permits anymore because they think that there going to transfer diseses to the deer and elk.

They have to know a lot about medicine and how to take care of animals.