Fort Worth, Texas, is a place filled with a rich history that makes it a destination everyone looks forwards to visiting, especially during the annual Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo. Exhibitors from all over the nation will travel to compete at this high-level event. Not only do people come [ … ]
Anyone who has been in a dangerous situation with an ornery bovine knows the difference temperament can make. And, as the average age of the cattle producer continues to increase (the average age will be 60 by 2050 according to census data) while finding skilled help becomes more difficult, handling [ … ]
This time of year brings excitement to the air. Everyone gets a warm fuzzy feeling that lasts all December. Trees are being decorated, Christmas lights are being hung, and kids are busy writing their letters to Santa. It’s a time to be with family and loved ones and celebrate being [ … ]
Genetics solutions exist to achieve superior feed efficiency and superior carcass quality.
Let’s talk feed efficiency. That is, after all, very relevant to profitability in the cattle business, especially given today’s high feed costs.
But relevance is one thing. Reality is entirely different. And the reality is that feed efficiency has not [ … ]
When you think of Thanksgiving dinner, what comes to mind? Sweet potato casserole? Creamed peas? Stuffing? All of those can certainly be the case, but more than anything, what comes to mind is typically a golden brown turkey or a delicious honey-baked ham. What we often miss at the feast [ … ]
It is that time of year again; trailers are being packed, cattle are being clipped and exhibitors are gearing up to head to Louisville, Kentucky all with the hopes of coming home with a purple banner from the North American International Livestock Exposition (NAILE). When the dust from arrival has [ … ]
Lance Sennett is from Waynetown, Indiana where he and his family own and operate Sennett Cattle. Sennett Cattle consists of a 300 cow/calf operation making up of commercial and purebred cattle. Sennett Cattle also proudly raises breeding stock which are backed with an elite set of donor cows consisting of [ … ]
Being a part of the show cattle industry affords us the opportunity to work with some of the best in the business. Not only do they bring a wealth of knowledge about livestock to the table, but they are also some of the biggest hearted people around.
A big heart can [ … ]
The Limousin breed has repeatedly earned admiration and lauds for its high meat quality. Not only is this pleasing for the consumer’s palate, it’s also beneficial for the bottom line of farms and ranchers. For these beef producers, there is another breed characteristic that stands out – strong maternal traits [ … ]
A Texas family devoted to faith, family and Limousin cattle. Davis Limousin Ranch is nestled in the heart of central Texas right outside the city of Brownwood. Brad, Traci and Blair Davis are the essence of true passion for the Limousin breed. Established in 1984, Davis Limousin Ranch began with [ … ]
Limousin cattle deliver to your bottom line. With superior genetics, a simple crossbreeding plan and state-of-the-art selection tools, the Limousin breed will serve profit-minded cow/calf producers. In today’s competitive markets, taking advantage of all available opportunities is key. The Limousin breed offers a variety of options from Fullblood to Purebred to the Lim-Flex® hybrid (Limousin x Angus cross) to match your program’s needs and market goals. Crossbreeding for the right blend of muscle, maternal ability and profit is easy with Limousin seedstock.