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Feeding Cattle and a Hungry World

Sirens, horns and shouting surround the 50,000 people who rush through the streets of Times Square in a day, much in contrast to the hum of the feed mill and the whistling of the wind through Wrangler Feedyard in Tulia, Texas. 1,237 more words

Industry

How Do You Tear Down a Feed Yard?

Three primary alleyways provide the “blue print” of the feedyard with cattle home pens located on both sides of each alleyway for a total of 24 pens.  468 more words

General

Cattle numbers continue to fall while record prices remain steady

Unseasonal rainfall throughout much of Queensland has farmers pushing to restock their land, prompting strong competition between producers and feedlots for cattle. 652 more words

Australia

The First of the Lasts...

Whenever life begins to transition toward a new path, there exists a series of “lasts”.  Last week, I experienced the first of the lasts in the journey of shutting down the feed yard.  561 more words

General

The Rainbow Ends At the Pot Of Gold...

After 14 years living, working, and growing up under the magnificent Nebraska sky I learned a lot from the people who were kind enough to share it with me. 1,169 more words

General

Week 1 training for Sioux Falls!

I just realized that I wrote last week’s post but never actually posted it.  That’s ok, not much happened anyway.  I did tire out the dog in a good way and he went and hung out in his room for several hours, which he never does.   834 more words

Running

B-Doubles not permitted on Maidenwell Bunya Mountains Rd

In a recent email with questions on various issues submitted to Cr Jones (Div 2) and current owner and licensee for the Maidenwell Hotel, Cr Jones advised that “ 602 more words