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How to train Cattle to eat weeds in 5 days

I know, I had a hard time believing it too when I came across this article. Folks in the Montana Farmers Union received grant money for the project and achieved success doing exactly what the title states. 256 more words


New heifers

We’ve sold several really old cows the past three years and lost a few to the bad winters and their age.  We’re down to about 50 cows and needed to restock to keep enough money for taxes, winter feed and other farm supplies.   92 more words


Working the calves

Just a peek at what’s entailed in keeping our cattle and calves in good health.  I don’t know what we would do without our daughter’s help.   121 more words


Prissy & George Update

They’ve grown so much after such a rough entry into the world!

We questioned whether Prissy would make it at all and then at three week she really came out of her self and then George got sick.   208 more words


International visitors to the ranch

On Tuesday, June 9, we hosted a tour of beef cattle producers from China, Russia, Kazakhstan, and Pakistan on the ranch. The tour was put together by… 61 more words


Springsure Show

We saw some memorable characters at the Springsure Show on our way to Airlie Beach.

Cattle lovers, we enjoyed admiring the beautiful bovines strutting their stuff in the ring. 120 more words


The Cow Says Moo, Quite Loudly

Yesterday evening was mostly uneventful. The steers nibbled some hay and mostly ignored me every chance they could. And they didn’t say much. I set the alarm for 6:30 so I could feed them before the kids were awake. 387 more words