Selecting Cattle

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, […]

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. […]

Info on National Conference, Show and Sale

It’s All on the Website
A few weeks ago everyone should have gotten the information on the Fall National Conference, Show and Sale.  That information and more is now on the RDUSA website.  Go the the top of the homepage of the website and you will find two red blocks, one for registration and one with […]

That Lush Green Grass of Spring!

Editorial From RDUSA Board of Directors
At the last Board of Directors meeting a discussion led to the suggestion of helping new and inexperienced breeders (and also experienced breeders) with any problems or questions they may have.  So we would like to hear from you.  What problems would you like help with, what questions would you […]

A Major Change in the Fall Conference and Show

A Change in Venue
The original plans for the RDUSA Fall Conference and National Show and Sale included the use of the Grant County Fairgrounds (located at Lancaster, WI).  Grant County Fairgrounds was chosen because of it’s excellent facilities for the Show and Sale and meeting hall for the program and meeting.  The hotel accommodations were […]

First Article in the Historical Series

Anne’s First Article in the Historical Series

As reported in a previous post, board member Anne DeRousie is working on a historical section on Red Devons for the RDUSA Handbook.  As part of that project she has agreed to do a few historical articles for our website blog.  Following is the first article.  Hope you enjoy.

 

Devon […]

Info on Fall Conference, Show and Sale

It’s only Seven Months Away!

Yes, the 2016 Fall Conference, National Show and Sale is only 7 months away and the planning is almost complete.  So let’s see what’s going to happen!
The Dates
The dates for the activities are September 8-10.  Yes this year will have a 3 day format.
The Location
The location is going to be in […]

Buyers are Looking for Quality Red Devons

Buyers are Calling, Do You Have What They Want?

Red Devon USA has been contacted by potential buyers wanting quality Red Devon and Red Devon cross calves.  Three buyers would like to put together large lots, one of steers, one of organic steers, and one of Red Devon cross heifers for breeding.  If you have any […]