Love your neighbor as yourself

“…’Love your neighbor as yourself.’ No other commandment is greater than these.” -Mark 12:31- The wind is blowing hard again today. It feels all too familiar of that horribly windy day last week which brought with it fire that changed so many peoples’ lives. My heart has been heavy for the ranchers who lost cattle, fences, their livelihood […]

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Reflections and Ramblings from 2015

This year was my first full year “back on the ranch” so to speak and I wanted to take a moment to reflect on the year even though my family is still in “Christmas Crazy Mode” (three Christmases in three weekends in three states!). But I get to see nearly all of my family, which […]

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AcuRite helps ranchers prepare for weather

Weather totally impacts our family business of raising cattle. We manage where the cattle are pastured based on the time of the year to best protect them from the weather factors of wind, rain, snow, tornadoes and lightning. The amount of precipitation that we receive determines the growth of the grass which results on how […]

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Puppets of the weather – today on the RamZone blog

Farmers are like puppets manipulated by Mother Nature – the puppeteer of weather changes. While it’s necessary to follow her course to produce the food to feed our world– it’s not always easy. This year’s weather has been especially challenging for farmers – but the hard-working nature of all of the farmers I know proves […]

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