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

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Category: Stockmanship

Proper Stockmanship

While doing some spring cleaning I ran across this item Bud wrote many years ago. My method of working livestock consists of learning to “read” what the animal is telling you and change your position so that she wants to go where you want her to go.  It is important

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Stocker Loss

After reading this post on Kit Pharo’s list I received permission from Doug Ferguson to post it to our website. Eunice I buy several thousand a year. Typically buying a load or two every couple weeks. Most of these calves are weaned on the truck and have a 6 to

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Stockmanship in Hawaii!

Hi Eunice- Susan and I completed a stockmanship school here in Maui for the Maui Cattlemen’s and for the Haleakala Ranch- 4 days of training. Riders from the Parker, Haleakala and other ranches attended (about 25). Greg Friel is the foreman at the Haleakala and is to be commended for

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Mastitis in Saskatchewan Dairy

As fall approaches and summer is ending this means the end of field work and more time to spend in the barns working with cattle. However until this point it has been a 6 week rat race of silaging, baling and hauling manure. Therefore the cows had been virtually left

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Great Article About Stockmanship!

After Richard and Tina put on a two-day Proper Stockmanship School in Red Deer, Alberta, one of the attendees wrote this very good article about what they taught: Proper stockmanship, the Bud Williams’ way

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Stockmanship Learning Curve

I’m pasting below a story that I received from the wife of a ranching couple who took one of my beginning stockmanship clinics. They both really bought into it and tried hard to implement what they learned, and they had many successes. Then the wheels fell off. This is their

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Bud Box Question from South Africa

I have 2 questions regarding the Bud box. 1. The first relates to cattle. I have an existing squeeze chute next to a wool shed wall. I want to add a Bud box to it. Because of the layout I cannot make the “Bud Box” in such a way that

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Riders “Flanking” the Leaders

Question:      Eunice, Tina, and Richard, Each winter we move our herd of about 275 cows, heifers, and replacements, frequently, in one mob, several miles from one crop residue field to another. How do we keep the leaders, and thus the entire herd, on the road or on a good path

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Checking Up the Herd

Question:  Regarding the herd you told me about that just wants to take off on a high lope – Answer:  The rider in the lead should not try to MAKE the cattle go slower. He is “JUST THERE.” He must stay in front even if he has to gallop his

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Stockmanship DVDs Invaluable

Awhile back I purchased your stockmanship DVD set and it has proven invaluable.  The Bud Box works just the way it’s shown on the video.  I am new into handling cattle, and I don’t think I could have done it without you and Bud.  The young man I work with

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