About a year ago, I bought a new Priefert chute. I always want to know everything about a product before I spend ranch money – grew up with a Dad that constantly reminded us that “you should not spend $1 unless it will make you $2” – definitely a hard-working no frills kind of guy. [...]
Juni Fisher is an amazing western – folk singer and songwriter. She has a story to tell in more ways than one. She has lived her message as an accomplished horse woman. So her songs are not only the stories of western characters and rodeo heroes - but the voice of her heart and soul. [...]
Fall cow work is all about reviewing each cow’s overall health – preg testing (palpation) – vaccinating for diseases that might be a problem in our area – and administering parasite control. I never look forward to this working because too many tough decisions have to be made. Ranching is a business and your cows [...]
It is that time of year again. Acorn poisoning can be a real problem for our cattle. This is the first article that I have found that gives us a ration we can feed as a preventive measure if we have serious concerns.
On most Saturday evenings and occasionally during the week, Pipp Gillette can be found at the Camp Street Café in Crockett, Texas performing and hosting other performers with a range of musical styles – blues, Western, bluegrass. You can always count on an evening filled with the music – good old-fashioned story telling – and [...]