East Texas Angus Producers

Ruby Cattle Company


American Angus Association

American Simmental Association

American Gelbvieh Association

Texas Farm Bureau

Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association

National Cattlemen's Beef Association


Typical birthing experience on our ranch, with a slideshow


A quick overview of how we use  chicken litter.

Below are a few thoughts from two East Texas cowhands, and some reference materials we have found useful over the years.  Dr. Joe has always had a consistent focus on forage, followed closely by genetics.  In our experience, one key to staying profitable in East Texas as a cow/calf operation is maintaining a supply of good forage.  Accordingly, many of the following articles have a bent towards creating and maintaining forage.