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5 Pieces of Advice for Future RHR Interns

As I enter the last two weeks of my stay here at Rock Hills Ranch, I can’t help but look back on all that I have learned from the Perman family. It has been a truly unique and special summer

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What caused the drought of 2012?

No one can say for certain what caused the drought of 2012, but grass management guru Allan Savory has an opinion.    The following is an excerpt from an article he wrote in July.   “That so many farmers and

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Bus Tour Part 3: Feedlots

Our bus tour included stops at four different feedlot facilities, each with a slightly different twist.  The first three all specialized in feeding cattle to finish.  "Finishing" means feeding a high-energy ration with the goal of growing and adding fat. 

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Our bovine workforce…

We have roughly 400 Black Angus mother cows that punch the clock every day, raising some of the best-tasting beef you'll ever eat.  They do a wonderful job of converting grass into protein.  We also raise our own replacement females.

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