Why Devon

The Devon’s natural characteristics help producers keep their overhead low and their inputs to a minimum. Due to its genetic purity, the Devon is a perfect “type” of animal for grass farming—its breed remains the same as it was before anyone had ever heard of a grain finishing feedlot.

Join Red Devon USA

Join our growing community of US-based farmers and breeders devoted to preserving Red Devon cattle. Our members have a unique opportunity to learn & share best practices for grass-fed beef production, thus improving their bottom line and the sustainability of their farms.

Learning Resources

Considering Red Devon cattle for your farm? Want to learn from the best Red Devon breeders and farmers in the country? Take a look at some of the resources we have available to help you learn more about this extraordinary breed and the people who are carrying on the tradition.

Latest Association News

FIRST ARTICLE

Steak of Origin Contest

The Steak of Origin Contest started in New Zealand over 13 years ago with a modest beginning and has grown into a very large competition. Cattle farmers and ranchers from all over NZ enter steaks to be judged in this competition.

July 1, 2015 | Cattle News, Devons, Genetics, Nutrition, Selecting Cattle

FIRST ARTICLE

A Break From Jeremy’s Trip

Answering a Question
A couple of weeks ago Guille and I received a question from a RDUSA member about polled and horned genetics. After my feeble attempt to answer the question, Guille suggested that I pos

April 26, 2015 | Association News, Devons, Husbandry, Opinion, Selecting Cattle

SECOND ARTICLE

Upper Midwest Devon Cattle Sale

Details about the Upper Midwest Devon Cattle Sale

April 21, 2015 | Association News, Devons

THIRD ARTICLE

Jeremy’s Trip: Part II, Part III, Part IV

While in South Carolina, Jeremy Engh was in contact with Otto McCarty. Mr. McCarty is using the registered Red Devon bull pictured to the left on his commercial herd of cows (Mr. McCarty sent us both photographs used in this post).

February 25, 2015 | April 14, 2015 | April 23, 2015 | Association News, Business, Conference, Cattle News, Show, Devons

SECOND ARTICLE

Red Devon Cattle for Annual Fall Show and Sale

Our Show and Sale manager, Jeremy Engh of Lakota Ranch in Virginia, is on the road visiting several Red Devon breeders.

February 25, 2015 | Association News, Business, Conference, Cattle News, Show

THIRD ARTICLE

Dates for the 2015 Fall Conference and Sale

The dates for the annual Fall Conference and Show/Sale are September 18 and 19, 2015. The conference will be at Walkers Century Farm at Anderson, SC. Bill and Nancy Walker are owners of the farm and have an event pavilion on the farm.

February 25, 2015 | Association News, Business, Conference, Devons

FOURTH ARTICLE

Good News for the New Year

Good News from CLRC! Glenn Clark of CLRC reports to us that the corrections to the combined database have been made. They are now ready to devote full time to handling the orders of Red Devon USA members including registration, transfer, and DNA applications.

January 8, 2015 | Association News, Genetics

FIFTH ARTICLE

Site Chosen for 2015 Red Devon USA Annual Conference

The Events Committee recommended and the board approved Walker Century Farms as the host for the 2015 Red Devon USA Annual Conference.

November 20, 2014 | Association News, Conference

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