The J Bar L Ranch invites you to join them for an Introductory Low-stress Livestock Handling with Whit Hibbard July 7-10, 2023 in Centennial Valley, Montana. This clinic combines classroom instruction with hands-on applications. Meals and shared room lodging included Clinic Price: $675 with scholarships available. Contact email@example.com to reserve
Dawn Hnatow will be putting on a stockmanhip school June 1-4 at the Cottonwood Guest Ranch, O’Neil Basin, Wells, NV sponsored by Western SARE (Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education). 50% Hands-on and 50% classroom learning that helps achieve great control over herds to improve and protect riparian areas, better utilize
Kit Pharo’s “Herd Quitter” podcast interviewed Mom; click here to listen! “Eunice Williams shares the story of how Bud, through observation, learned how animals respond to humans and developed his principles of stockmanship that are so valuable to reducing stress on animals which results in less health issues and increased
As this topic often comes up in questions and Facebook posts about stockmanship, I thought it was time to share some more information about the Bud Box. The Bud Box is a philosophy rather than a set of dimensions. People usually don’t have any problems getting animals to “break back”
Kit Pharo of Pharo Cattle Company consulted with my daughter and son-in-law (Tina and Richard) to write a very good one-page article about stockmanship. It’s very difficult to summarize something this big, but they did a great job. Read the full newsletter here.
Question: Hi Eunice- I have a question that came up from a rancher wondering about stockmanship and wolves. I encourage him to re-kindle the herd instinct etc. but a question came up about calving in wolf country. Its fairly normal for a cow to move away from the herd to
Question: Bud mentioned on several occasions the animal’s desire to circle. Does this occur mainly when the animal is confined or feels unable to escape or would it occur in wide open spaces as well ? Answer: An animal will circle anything it feels uneasy about. In this way, it