Tag Archives: Cattle

Branding at Hyde Ranch Angus

BRANDING AT HYDE RANCH ANGUS!   Earlier this month we profiled Bill and Beverly White and their purebred Angus cattle operation, Hyde Ranch Angus.  They invited us to visit them during their annual branding, which was held in April.  Branding … Continue reading

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What’s Your Beef?

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association has done a wonderful job with their long-running “Beef, It’s What’s For Dinner” campaign. They have educated us well on the health benefits of eating beef products.   Beef is an excellent protein, high in … Continue reading

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Rancher Profile – Hyde Ranch Angus

When we think of ranchers, we think of the cattlemen out on the range, raising the beef we eat.  But have you ever thought of who it is that breeds and raises the cows and bulls in order to produce … Continue reading

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Rancher Profile – The Baker Family

This month we are introducing you to the Bakers, an Idaho ranching family.  I met Sarah Baker, the 6th generation to carry on her family’s ranching tradition, through Leadership Idaho Agriculture.  She brought a lot of fun and entertainment to … Continue reading

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All In A Day’s Graze

While the grass growing on grazing land isn’t your typical farmed crop, it provides the nourishment for a wide variety of farm products, like the lambs that the Gutierrez Family raises.  Many animals can be raised wholly or partially on … Continue reading

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Sweet Hills Farm – Calving Begins

It’s calving time at Sweet Hills Farm and all over the west!  As you drive around the countryside, look for them scampering or napping in the pastures.  When they’re under a week old, they’re wobbly-legged, and then they grow fast, … Continue reading

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#18 – Pinto the BlogDog

HOWDY FOLKS!  PINTO THE BLOGDOG HERE!  How’re ya doin’ on this sunshiney Thursday?  Man is it purty here on my farm today, but it’s cold out.  Brrr.  I can hear the birds singin’,  though, the grass is startin’ to turn … Continue reading

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Sweet Hills Farm – Winter Livestock Care

Isn’t it something, that when we think of the need for water, we think of warm weather, heat and summer.  But, we all need a ready, clean water supply in the winter, too.  Livestock, especially, are vulnerable to becoming chilled … Continue reading

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