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Eunice Williams
1519 E Erie St, Apt #206
Springfield, MO 65804
417-719-4910
eunice@stockmanship.com

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Visitor from Australia 3/24/10

Bud and I spent an enjoyable day with Christine Ferguson.  Chris won a Nuffield Farming Scholarship for 2010.   Every year a selection of farmers from around the world are chosen to study agriculture and their industry by being sent on a whirlwind tour of the globe.  She operates a Rangland

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Letter from Australia

This is a letter that was forwarded to us from the folks at KLR Marketing, they are teaching Bud’s Marketing methods in Australia.  Thought you might enjoy it.    Eunice Whenever I send cattle into the saleyards, I always make an educated, conservative guess as to what I might receive.  In

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Bison are Working Well

We have recently moved the Castle Rock bison herd, [ 547 head], down country some 30 miles to the prairie. This was our first time to try this migration, and all went very well. We have brought them to our working facility for processing then they will return to the

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Update from the 1/22 Dog Question

I had a phone call this morning from the man who asked the January 22 question about his dog over-working.  He said that by following Bud’s answer, in a very short time  the dog (and cattle) was doing what she was supposed to.  He said he went back and re-read

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Dog Question

Question:  I’m working with a 17 mo old dog .She pays close attention to my position and balances well. I try to say as little as possible or nothing at all.  She has a lot of push to the point of nipping heels after she has gathered and has them

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Knowledge Recession

When I write something it always makes me wonder why anybody would read it and why  I wrote it in the first place. Then after reading what other people are writing it makes me even more confused about why anyone writes anything. Maybe it is like the person said “Isn’t

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Expanding Your Business

The dairy farmers are having problems just like a lot of people are now. At a meeting with the Justice Department’s antitrust division the issue was whether or not the largest players in the dairy industry were to blame. It is always bad when businesses have problems but now, instead

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Merry Christmas from Bowie, Texas

I’ve always heard the term “If you don’t like the weather around here, just wait a few minutes” but this is ridiculous!  Wednesday, the weather was beautiful, probably about 70 degrees.  Thursday morning (Christmas Eve) we woke up to freezing rain which quickly changed to snow.  It “blowed and snowed”

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Cost of Gain . . . Cost to Keep (more)

Comment from a student:   Take a look at El Reno this week.  There is report of 6 #1 LM 558 pound steers that sold for $93.00  (Fleshy)  Just above them was the 557 pound steers at normal flesh that sell for $104.50  The fleshy calf cost $518.94 and the other

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Cost of Gain . . . Cost to Keep

Question: . . . . after our visit to you. . .  we went home , and put your stockmanship to work for us, we are very happy for it.    We did not talk alot about marketing, but I was wondering about using cost of keep, verses BPCOG in the

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