LAND Magazines

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Campfire Gathering

A Campfire Gathering is a Great Way to Make Memories This Winter

A campfire planned as a social event is different from one held during a camp or in the wild. Here are some tips for getting it right.

Gas and Oil Gone Green

Gas and Oil Gone Green: A Guide to Conservation Easements

Written By Jim Sullivan, Land Conservation Consultant with Forever Forests LLC. Did you know there are ways to balance oil ...

Georgia Pellegrini profile

Georgia Pellegrini: TV Personality, Chef, Author, and Outdoor Adventurer

Georgia Pellegrini has quickly become known as a contemporary Martha Stewart, working to help women tap into their modern day ...

wotus

WOTUS Stay: What Does It Mean?

We can get bogged down in the validity of who has jurisdiction and the legal minutia or we can gaze beyond those arguments and take a look at what is truly at stake here.

Bacchus Caves underground design

Bringing Luxury Caves to Texas

Bacchus Caves brings a one-of-a-kind underground luxury design to build experience to commercial and residential builders and owners throughout the United States, including the always innovative Texas market.

Tax Considerations When Making Ranch Purchase

Tax Considerations When Making a Ranch Purchase

Written by Mary Jane Robinson, CPA The decision to own ranch property may be a lifelong dream. It can be ...

Texas Elections Prop 1

Texas Statewide Proposition 1 – Homestead Exemption

On November 4th, 2015, Texas’s Statewide Proposition 1 for homestead exemption passed with 86% of the vote. Thanks to strong ...

Hosting Guests in Dream Property

Hosting Guests in Your Dream Property

When owning a ranch, or second home, it is fun to invite others to your special place, but there are some things to consider before opening up your home.

10 Best Fall Foliage Trips in the U.S.

You don't have to travel far to take in the phenomenon of fall foliage. All across the U.S., From New England to the Pacific Northwest, deciduous trees put on their dazzling display of color.

Sustainable Sites

A Look at the Sustainable Sites Initiative (SITES)

The central message of the Sustainable Sites Initiative (SITES®) is that any landscape—whether the site of a large subdivision, a shopping mall, a park, an abandoned rail yard, or even one home—holds the potential both to improve and to regenerate the natural benefits and services provided by ecosystems in their undeveloped state.

colorado water rights

Real Estate and Water Rights in Colorado

It’s no wonder real estate is complex and buyers are discerning in the state of Colorado. Regional farm and ranch markets are vast and values vary considerably depending on a multitude of factors, perhaps most significantly, water.

Exotic Animals for Your Ranch

Many land buyers are avid recreational hunters interested in creating their own game parks, while some enjoy exotic animals on their ranch for their beauty.

property wind rights

Pitfalls of Severing Wind Rights

Before "cashing out" on wind rights, beware of the pitfalls involved with the severing of wind rights for both the landowner and the wind energy developer.

exotic wildlife guide

Guide to Introducing to Exotic Wildlife on Your Land

Owning land in Texas means different things to different people. For some who have inherited land, it is an opportunity to maintain their family’s heritage. For others who have recently purchased recreational land, it is a chance to create a legacy of their own.

How to Optimize Habitat on Your Land

There is a subtle, but critical difference between optimizing habitat and maximizing habitat.

Should I Get into the Cattle Business?

Here is some expert advice from Texas A&M live stock specialists Rick Machen and Ron Gill about getting into the cattle business.

water conservation in Texas

Water Conservation in Texas

You don’t have to sit in a Texas coffee shop very long until the conservation turns to oil or water. ...

Brush and Wildlife Management

How to Manage Brush on Your Land & Rural Property

Written by Greg Simons and Ruben Cantu, Wildlife Biologists | Wildlife Consultants, Inc. “Measure twice, cut once” is good advice for carpenters—and for ...

calumet farm profile

Crown Jewel of Kentucky’s Bluegrass: Calumet Farm

This is a season of regeneration at Calumet Farm, Lexington’s sprawling 91-year-old thoroughbred nursery. In the three years since billionaire landowner Brad Kelley’s Calumet Investment Group paid $35.9 million for the operation, Kelley has pumped money—and horses—into restoring a property many consider the crown jewel of the bluegrass.

Best places rto buy land for retirement: Wyoming retirement land for sale

The “New” Value of Ranch Properties

While Webster’s New World Dictionary defines a ranch as “a large farm, especially in the Western U.S., for raising cattle, horses, or sheep,” the fact is that this traditional definition of a ranch only scratches the surface of what transpires on many of today’s larger western properties.