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Montana ranch

Pictured is Pete and Meagan Lannan’s Barney Creek livestock operation, based on the Jordan Ranch in Livingston, Montana. The two have been operating the ranch with a passion for regenerative agriculture ensuring healthy soil. (Preston Keres/USDA)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.