Range Resources

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Participants will have access to ID Weeds and SpraySelect apps to assist with Ranch Management Plans.

Range Day presentations and additional resources are available for download prior to arrival at NM Youth Ranch Management Camp. Because of limited network availability, download of materials is encouraged before arrival. Although materials will be available on team issued iPads, if bringing a personal laptop or mobile device, access to the materials on your device is beneficial.

Presentations (PDF)

Supplemental Resources


Videos are provided as supplemental materials and resources in developing Ranch Management Plans. The videos will be loaded on team issued iPads, although download to personal devices is encouraged prior to arrival at NM Youth Ranch Management Camp.

Download to computer or copy/paste URL to Video Downloader if using iOS device.

  • Free Video Downloader on iTunes
    A video downloader or similar app, is required to save videos to iOS devices. The video link can be accessed using the app, then use Save to Camera Roll to save to library.

iOS Apps

Camp participants will be divided into teams and provided a laptop, notebook of resources and iPad with the apps listed below. This link to the app on iTunes is provided should you want to download and purchase the apps for your iOS device; it is NOT required as all iPads will have the apps listed.

  • ArcGIS (free)
    ArcGIS is a great way to discover and use maps. Tap the map, or use your current location and discover information about what you see. You can query the map, search and find interesting information, measure distances and areas of interest, and share maps with others.
  • Avenza PDF Maps (free)
    PDF Maps is a powerful, offline map viewer with a connected in-app Map Store to find, purchase and download professionally created maps for a wide variety of uses. Maps stored on your device and are always available even when not connected to the Internet.
  • CattleFax (free)
    The app is a true go-to, deciding factor for your everyday beef industry data and analysis needs. Get up-to-the-minute information and follow futures markets from the best single source of information in the beef industry. Browse cattle prices, view industry data, examine industry news and check weather forecasts.
  • DTN/The Progressive Farmer (free)
    Get the agriculture industry’s most powerful content app specifically designed for the iPad. This app meets your information needs with access to award-winning agriculture news, commodity market data, and industry-specific weather intelligence.
  • ID Weeds (free)
    iTunes Store is currently experiencing issues with the download of ID Weeds by University of Missouri.
  • MyRadar (free)
    MyRadar a fast, easy-to-use, weather application that displays animated weather radar around your current location, allowing you to quickly see what weather is coming your way. Just start the app, and your location pops up with animated weather, allowing you to easily see if rain is headed your way.
  • Range & Pasture Solution Finder (free)
    Designed to assist those involved in range and pasture management with making weed control solution decisions for nutrient-robbing weeds and brush—allowing grasses to thrive. Along with product details, the app contains a weed identification component to help get specific herbicide solutions based on various weed spectrums ranchers and cattlemen see on their pastures.
  • SpraySelect (free)
    SpraySelect allows you to quickly and easily choose the proper tip or nozzle for your application. Just enter speed, spacing and your target rate, select your drop size category and you have a list of tips that will work for your application. The right nozzle is just a few seconds away.
  • Stocking Rate Calculator for Grazing Livestock ($.99)
    GrazingCalc allows the user to quickly and easily calculate a correct stocking rate for your property based on the measured forage production. GrazingCalc can apply to cattle, horses, sheep, and goats. The tool also allows you to change the number of animals and grazing months based on estimated available forage.
  • YAHOO Weather (free)
    Prepare for your day with the most accurate hourly, 5-day, and 10-day forecasts.