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Back to the Same Source

We Want to Hear Your Comments

We had two excellent comments submitted about our last blog post and a phone call from New Zealand so I decided to go back to the same source.  But first, I want to invite everyone to submit comments on our blog posts.  It does not make any difference if you […]

Is the Average Cow Too Big?

Drovers Cow/Calf Thinks So!

The October 27 blog post, titled “Marketing Survey Says”, came from the Drovers Cow/Calf  which is part of www.cattlenetwork.com.  Today I’m going back to that source using the recent December 2015 issue and the editorial page written by Alan Newport.  In that article Mr. Newport concludes that the cows in the nation’s cowherd […]

Have Promo Booth, Will Travel

Practical Farmers of Iowa and Iowa Forage & Grasslands Council Annual Conferences

Practical Farmers of Iowa and the Iowa Forage & Grasslands Council are holding their annual conferences in conjunction at the Iowa State University Conference Center, Scheman Building in Ames, Iowa.  The IFGC conference is Jan. 21-22, 2016 and the Practical Farmers conference is Jan. […]

Save These Dates

The Dates for the 2016 RDUSA Conference, Show and Sale

The Event Committee is working hard putting the final touches on the 2016 RDUSA National Conference, Show and Sale.  The dates for the Event are September 8, 9 and 10.  It will be a three day event located at Lancaster, Wisconsin.  The hosts will be Jamie […]

December 19th, 2015|Association News, Business, Cattle News, Conference, Devons, News, Show, Uncategorized|1 Comment

The World Devon Congress and Tour

The UK is the Place to be in Early June of 2016

Just a reminder that the World Devon Congress and Tour will be in the UK next June.  The actual dates are June 5-20, 2016.  In the middle of the the two weeks will be the the actual congress with reports from the different Devon […]

Marketing Survey Says

Marketing Research on the Millennial Generation

A high percentage of RDUSA members and others who visit our website market grass finished beef directly to the consumer.  There is an interesting article on marketing beef in the September 2015 issue of COW/CALF PRODUCER  that I think will be useful to direct marketers.  This magazine is a publication […]

The World Devon Congress and Tour

The World Devon Congress and Tour

Our friends in the Devon Cattle Breeder’s Society in the UK are inviting us along with the rest of the Red Devon Cattle World to join them next year in the UK for the World Devon Congress and Tour.  The dates are June 5 through June 20, 2016.  There will […]

October 19th, 2015|Association News, Business, Cattle News, Devons, Genectics, News, Show, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Speakers at the 2015 RDUSA Conference

The Speakers

Vic and Alison
Following a series of long airplane flights from Australia to Virginia, Vic Edwards and Alison Heap then traveled to South Carolina and had two very busy days at the Conference.  Besides judging the Red Devon National Show Friday afternoon, they spent Friday morning evaluating the Walker cowherd, a group of steers and […]

Results of the Junior Judging Contest

Junior Judging Contest

Pictured in the first photo are: back row left to right, Emma Hickl, Daniel Fell, David Fell and Robert VanKirk; front row, Gerardo Garcia, Fernando Garcia, Jax Engh and Olivia Werner.

The younger generation showed their skills at the Red Devon USA Annual Show and Sale in SC.  Not only did a young heifer […]

2015 RDUSA National Sale

Results of the 2015 RDUSA National Sale

Registered Devon Lots  (Top Selling Lots)

Lot 17   Consignor: Oak Hill Farm, VA       Oak Hill YT6                              Buyer: Enrique Garcia, TX     $5600

Lot 20   Consignor: Full Moon Farm, NY     […]