2018 Mini Devon World Congress Tour & RDUSA Annual Meeting and National Show

 
May 20 – 29, 2018
Tour Stops:
Lakota Ranch – Virginia
Stratford Hall – Virginia
Longwood Farm (National Show location) – Virginia
4 Seasons Farm – Pennsylvania
Kittanning Farm – Pennsylvania
Lamppost Farm – Ohio
Montana Red Devons (Prev. Sabo Ranch) to include Yellowstone Park/or Virginia City – Montana

Additional details to follow: Package pricing, payment options, excursions.
The 2018 Mini Devon World Congress tour has […]

January 9th, 2018|Association News, Cattle News, Conference, Devons, Grass Fed Beef|0 Comments

Setting up our Newborn Devons for Success

Disclaimer:
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.
Setting up our Newborn Devons for Success

Many of us northern tier Devon breeders are in the midst of winter, and it’s […]

January 9th, 2018|Association News, Cattle News, Devons, Grass Fed Beef|0 Comments

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 […]