The Green Grass of Spring

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The views and opinions expressed on this blog are those of the authors and are not necessarily those of RDUSA.  RDUSA accepts no responsibility or liability for views, ideas, or opinions expressed on this blog.
The Green Grass of Spring
The Green Grass of Spring
How if Affects Calf Growth and Cow Breedback
What a joyful moment it is […]

Castration of Red Devon Calves

Disclaimer
This is the first article submitted by new Red Devon USA board member Jenny Sabo and we are very happy to have Jenny on board.  The two internet sources that Jenny used for information in her article are listed in the the article.  The first was written by freelance author Marci Whitehurst and the photo […]

April 16th, 2017|Association News, Business, Devons, Husbandry, News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Selecting Replacement Heifers

Burke Teichert says to let Mother Nature do it!
Burke Teichert is retired from managing the various western ranches that make up Deseret Ranch which is owned by the Morman Church and is one of the largest ranching operations in the west. He now writes blogs for BEEF Magazine.  In his blog post on 12/3/15 he […]

February 18th, 2017|Association News, Cattle News, Devons, Genectics, Grass Fed Beef, News, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Practical Benefits for Commercial Producers in using Red Devon Bulls in a Commercial System

Running bulls in an operation always comes with a few extra headaches. The possibilities of aggressiveness and fence jumping are part of the working day for a cattle producer during breeding season.

However, in using Red Devon bulls over the past 10 years, we have found that the Devons vastly simplify the potential unpredictability of bulls […]

October 11th, 2016|Association News, Cattle News, Devons|0 Comments

Hillside Pastures

RDUSA Conference, Show and Sale
It’s almost here.  If you have not finalized your plans and arrangements to attend the conference, show and sale you need to do so very quickly.  Activities start on Thursday and go through Saturday (Sept. 8 – 10).  There is an excellent lineup of speakers with Gabe Brown, Dr. Allen Williams, […]

How Devon

As we approach our annual Conference, Show, and Sale in Dubuque on September 8th -10th, the RDUSA Board has been privy to the latest update on the sale animals (including pictures).  The sale catalogues should now be arriving to RDUSA members, and you can see that It is a terrific group of animals.  Prospective Devon […]

August 30th, 2016|Association News, Conference, Devons|1 Comment

Promotional Committee Update

RDUSA Members-

As we near our upcoming annual event, we wanted to give everyone an update on the promotional committee activities for 2016.  To begin, we have employed a different strategy this year, which is focused on reaching new farmers.  This has been primarily represented by a switch in print advertising placement and the introduction of […]

August 16th, 2016|Association News, Conference, Devons|3 Comments

Sheldon Headings (Part 2)

The Conference
The annual RDUSA Conference, Show and Sale is less than a month away.  Make your reservations before it’s too late.  As mentioned before, the host farms are Jaime Hostetler’s Rolling Meadows, Sheldon Heading, and Daniel and Linda Marquardt’s farm.  Jaime Hostetler’s farm is the only one hosting activities and also displaying their cattle.  Sheldon […]

Sheldon Headings and Heritage Beef

The 2016 Conference, Show and Sale
Remember those dates, September 8-10, they will be here before you know it.  Go to the website for all the information, schedule and registration forms.
The Host Farms
There are 3 farms that are hosting this year’s Red Devon USA Conference, Show and Sale.  The farms are owned by Jaime Hosteler and […]

2016 Annual Conference and Cattle Breeding 101

2016 Annual Conference

 

Yes, the 2016 Annual Conference, Show, and Sale will be here before you know it.  The dates are September 8-10 with all activities in the Dubuque, Iowa area.  Go to the Red Devon USA website for more information.  The exact time schedule for all 3 days has now been posted on the website. […]