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AS EVEN AS PEAS IN A POD…

AS EVEN AS PEAS IN A POD...   I love these bred heifers. What stands out the most is the uniformity of the girls. These heifers will be part of the next generation specifically chosen to part of my commercial herd. The point of the blog is UNIFORMITY. There are two...

IS IT WINTER OR SPRING? December 2019…

IS IT WINTER OR SPRING...December 29, 2019? Here at the ranch it rained all night. Yes, I said rain not snow. We received a wonderful blessing of 2.80" of rain. A sheer blessing for the fall crops and spring grass. It gives us a boost of moisture for the future spring...

COSTA RICA..new and old friends

COSTA RICA RANCHERS...old and new friends   In the beginning of December I once again had the opportunity to work with the Kansas Department of Agriculture on a reverse trade mission. I have had the privilege to host several visiting groups and participate in a trade...

Find Your Zen Moment…

  FIND YOUR ZEN MOMENT... This evening as I was making a final pasture move for the day...I found my Zen moment. We all have places that we find our greatest peace. For me I found the most beautiful palette that was the exquisite backdrop to my livelihood. This...

A Women and Her Cows…Why STR

Welcome to my blog! Why you ask…why did you start a consulting service? What is STR? So let’s start from the basics. My fondest memories are with my dad…Mel. He is still a kick’n at the age of 86. Whether it’s the dust from the tractor or sitting in the...