The 2012 Models are Rolling Out

One of the first signs of spring back at the ranch is finding a surprise package. While you may know the new calves are coming, it is always thrilling to see the first calf of the year. This year’s surprise package was produced by our oldest lady, Malfia. It has been warm for February, and [...]

March 5, 2012  Tags: , , , , , ,   Posted in: Uncategorized  No Comments

Finally, we had a rain

Twin calves are very unusual in the beef industry. Now, drought and unusual weather made getting the twins here truly remarkable

August 3, 2011  Tags: , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Livestock, Ranch  No Comments

Leaning Over the Fence

It is a good day to lean over the fence and watch the calves grow back at the ranch. Things have been chaotic and in constant turmoil recently. With over 16 moves in the family, I am not sure just what happened this past year. Most of it had to do with the economy as [...]

May 10, 2011  Tags: , , , ,   Posted in: Uncategorized  2 Comments

Branding Season Back at the Ranch

It’s branding time!

July 8, 2010  Tags: , , , ,   Posted in: Livestock, Ranch, Uncategorized  80 Comments

Just when Things were Figured Out Back at the Ranch:

Change is one thing that is definite in this world. Many things changed back at the ranch this week, including me!

May 27, 2010  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: Livestock, Ranch  5 Comments

Back At The Ranch

Back at the ranch, we get to see the new $100 baby calves. These young calves are actually the beginning of a healthy lifestyle and saving money.

March 19, 2010  Tags: , , , ,   Posted in: Ranch  One Comment

Another $100 Day

You would think with all these calves hitting the ground this fast that we must have a lot of cows. No, it is just the season. We have nine mother cows, 6 heifers that will be having their first calves around May, and a big bull, plus two yearlings that were born last year. The [...]

March 10, 2010  Tags: , , , , , ,   Posted in: Uncategorized  No Comments

A $100 Day

A new calf, a small snowstorm, what a great day back at the ranch.

March 7, 2010  Tags: , , , , , ,   Posted in: Livestock  No Comments