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Posts by Morgan Boecker :

Nominations for CAB Rancher Awards Close Jan 17

Date: Jan 07 2022

| News Release

It takes passion, drive and ability to build a top-quality beef program based on economics, ethics and sustainability. A legacy like that merits recognition from peers and those they affect throughout the supply chain all the way to consumers.

Focus Under the Hide

Date: Oct 28 2021

| Big Thinkers & Canada & Cow Herd & Forage Management & News Release

From the bulls they buy, the cows they cull and the grass their cattle graze, each decision is evaluated based on how it affects the ranch’s economics, the land and family. This management style earned the Niznik family the Certified Angus Beef 2021 Canadian Commitment to Excellence award.

Committed to consistency

Date: Oct 01 2021

| Big Thinkers & Cattle Feeding & Post Weaning & Premium Potential

Much of the cattle feeding business is outside a manager’s control. But quality cattle caretaking, that Kendall Hopp can guarantee. He plans for the volatile, hopes for the best, and deals with the rest as it comes. The first thing on his list begins with treating people right because Hopp knows happy folks manage cattle more consistently, leading to healthy cattle that perform.

Beginning again

Date: Oct 01 2021

| Black Ink

Life is about phases. Some occur just once and some are on repeat. We tend to spend a lot of time and energy trying to build momentum to summit the final arc of a cycle. When it ends, space is created for something new to start, and off we go again.

Prime of his life

Date: Oct 01 2021

| Big Thinkers & Breeding & Cow Herd & Post Weaning & Retained Ownership & Sustainability

Ross Humphreys’ adept gait tells of many days in and out of the saddle checking his herd, fence lines, water tanks, and grass availability. Yet at 72, he can still drop down and roll under the barbed wire fence quicker than most men half his age. But Humphreys is not your typical cowboy. He’s a chemist, book publisher, family guy, conservationist, and rancher.