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Brian Treadwell, Treadwell Cattle Co.
Treadwell Cattle Co. Wins Rangeland Stewardship Award

The Texas & Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association announced Treadwell Cattle. Co, Christoval, Texas, as the winner of the Outstanding Rangeland Stewardship Award.

2 months ago
Gearhart Ranch, Texas
McKnight: Cow-calf Producers Need Better Price Discovery

"For too long, cow-calf producers across the nation have marketed our cattle with one hand tied behind our back. The culprit has been an ever-growing lack of price discovery."

2 months ago
Gearhart Ranch, Fort Davis, Texas
Bradbury: Victory In The Courts for Texas Property Owners

"Many trial courts in Texas have been resistant to allowing landowners to fully challenge a private entity's use of eminent domain," says Texas lawyer James D Bradbury. "This opinion changes that."

4 months ago
High speed rail
Commentary: Defending Rural Texas

TSCRA director Carl Ray Polk Jr. says his group will "always embrace progress, but not when it comes at the expense of our members or when it violates our private property rights."

4 months ago
Jimmy Sterling and cowboys of Sterling Cattle Company, Coahoma, Texas.
McKnight: The American Rancher Has Always Been A Critical Worker

"Cattle production is an essential part of our daily lives," writes TSCRA president Robert E. McKnight, Jr. "I am proud to be part of an industry that works to care for the people, livestock and land of this country."

7 months ago
Brewster Ranch in West Texas
Massive Brewster Ranch Listed For $320 Million

The 420,000-acre Brewster Ranch, now for sale in far West Texas, was assembled over several years by Kentucky businessman Brad Kelley.

10 months ago
Excessive rainfall hampered some ranches in 2019.
Texas Rancher Measures 100-Plus Inches of Rainfall

A south Texas rancher reports he measured more than 100 inches of rainfall in each of the last two years. That’s about 2.5 times more than the annual average for the area.

11 months ago
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Ranchers Beware Of Rancher Advocacy Program

The founder of Rowdy Girl Sanctuary is newsworthy because she's a rancher turned vegan, but her ideas that she can "rescue ranches" with fundraisers and donations is both alarming and absurd.

1 year ago