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Category: Engh

A book for Devon lovers….

….Jeremy Engh’s new book—“Devon, Perfect for Pasture, Perfect for Plate” is now available.  We just ordered our copy from Amazon. http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss_1?url=search-alias%3Dstripbooks&field-keywords=jeremy%20engh Jeremy, of course, is the driving force behind Lakota Ranch, just down the road from us, as well as being the vice-president of the new RedDevon USA.  “Devon, Perfect for Pasture, Perfect for Plate” […]

Jerry Engh on the mend….

We thought his many friends in the Devon world would want to know: We saw Jerry Engh at Lakota Ranch today.  Jerry suffered a stroke a few weeks ago but he’s not only up….he’s running.  And supervising things at Lakota from a 4-wheeler. He does have some mild paralysis but my non-professional diagnosis is that […]

Roundtable: Can I make money selling grass fed beef?

It’s a question that comes up whenever a new Devon breeder recognizes the gourmet quality of the meat in his pasture:  can I sell this animal at a reasonable profit or do I have to settle for the price dictated by the auction barn?  That same new Devon breeder also quickly becomes discouraged when he […]