California ranchers selling cattle to thin herds because of 'extreme drought' in the state

  • by: JASON DEAREN , Associated Press
  • Updated: January 26, 2014 - 12:01 PM

AROMAS, Calif. — In January, business at the 101 Livestock Market's cattle auction on California's Central Coast is usually slow. The busy season is normally in June or July, when ranchers have had time to fatten their animals for weeks on spring grasses.

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