Today I’m Thankful For…Mentoring

By, Rhonda McCurry At a young age, Adam Heffelfinger lost his dad to cancer. The two of them had spent many hours in the show barn together, feeding sheep, lambing ewes and preparing for shows. His dad taught him about caring for show animals and fueled his drive and passion for competition. When his dad […]

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2015 Stock Show Christmas Wish List

We are so excited to bring you our Third Annual Stock Show Life Christmas Wish List. This has been a fun list of items we have put together to make your Christmas shopping a little easier. Our Girls, Boys, and Family lists are full of the perfect gift ideas for your stock show loving family […]

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Today I’m Thankful For…Scholarship Opportunities

By, Rhonda McCurry John Edwards is grateful for his experience showing livestock each time he leads Smokey the coonhound, the University of Tennessee-Knoxville (UTK) mascot, through the “T” before a home football game in Neyland Stadium. Edwards is glad for the scholarships he received because he was able to afford to attend a major university […]

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Today I’m Thankful For…Finding a Passion

By, Rhonda McCurry For some people, showing and raising livestock is more than a profession; it has become a passion. One of those families is the Pfeiffers of Orlando, Oklahoma. Kelsey Pfeiffer helps manage his fifth-generation family ranch consisting of registered Angus cattle and meat goats. The goats are newer to their operation, added ten […]

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Mark That Card: Hampshire Boar Results

Hampshire Boars Official Results Provided by, Brice Mind, Blinn College 4-2-1-3  Cuts: 4-2-5 I like the Hampshire boars 4213. There’s a boar up top who has the right kind of build with a unique look and mass to work on a multitude of sow bases. To be more specific, the stout featured, wide constructed boar feeds out […]

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Recipes From the Ranch: Holiday Side Dishes

By, Alise Nolan, The Ranch Kitchen With the holiday season almost here, the thought of just what recipe to make is always a challenge. At our house, we have our traditional holiday favorites, like my Granny’s Cornbread Dressing, along with all the many vegetables and desserts that make our holidays complete. Years ago as a […]

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