New Episodes of Casual Cattle Conversations Podcast Available

( Shaye Koester )

In the Casual Cattle Conversations podcast, host Shaye Koester sets out to share the story of modern ranching and advocate for the industry. A variety of new episodes have been debuted since Drovers first spoke with Koester, with topics ranging from grazing management, advocating for the beef industry, ag experience in college, and returning to the ranch. Take a listen in the episodes below.







About the host:

Shaye Koester is the host and owner of the Casual Cattle Conversations podcast. She’s a student at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, majoring in Animal Science and obtaining minors Engler Entrepreneurship and Nebraska Beef Industry Scholars. She’s a North Dakota ranch girl who takes her passions for the beef industry and storytelling with her wherever she goes. She values visiting and having genuine conversations with others, because there are lessons, inspiration, and advice that come with every unique story. Koester combined her entrepreneurial spirit and passions to start a business in August of 2019. The Casual Cattle Conversations podcast was created to magnify the reach and impact of everyday conversations about being involved in the beef industry.

To find the podcast:

Episodes are accessible via computer or smartphone and can be played anywhere once downloaded. Search “Casual Cattle Conversations” in the Apple podcasts, Spotify or on Podbean apps. Hit “subscribe” you will automatically be notified when new episodes are released. You can also go to and listen via the website.

It can also be found on Facebook and Instagram, where summaries and snippets of advice from different episodes are shared regularly. Go take a listen and become engaged in virtual conversations about the ranching lifestyle and beef industry.  


Casual Cattle Conversations Podcast Shares Stories of the Industry