Indexes? Whats this “new” stuff?

Indexes? Whats this “new” stuff? 150 150 Luke Bowman

We understand there is heartburn among cattle breeders to embrace the idea of $Value Indexes. We say, “Fear Not!” Although the basic function of EPDs is often thought unreliable, the truth of the matter is that the populations of breeders that have utilized these tools, tend to be the most successful in the long term.…

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Profit via Genetics – Dr. Wade Shafer

Profit via Genetics – Dr. Wade Shafer 150 150 Luke Bowman

The days of the argument that “My breed is better than yours” are numbered. As our society changes, and margins become thinner, cattle will follow the way of the pork and poultry industries in search of the most profitable animal. At BSG we embrace this science, while always being committed to the Shorthorn germplasm. We…

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Thanks, Mom & Dad

Thanks, Mom & Dad 150 150 Luke Bowman

I want to take a moment to thank all of the bidders and buyers of the mature cow herd dispersal at the Form To Function Sale. It has been a heck of a 22 years raising Shorthorns through 4-H, college, professional careers, and the blooming of new families. We love Shorthorn cattle and the people…

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