Management Tips

The AI Advantage

The AI Advantage

Artificial Insemination is a tool available for small producers to be competitive with established mature herds.

AWOL (Chain Your Trailer)

AWOL (Chain Your Trailer)

Take every measure to keep your cows off the highway. The police typically shoot them dead.

Branding

Branding

Hot iron cattle brands have friends and foe. Cattle rustlers hate a clear ID and holding brand.

Cattle Feeders - USA Strong

Cattle Feeders - USA Strong

Are you tired of cheap junky feed store cattle feeders? Build your own durable feeders for less money.

Hypothermic Calves

Hypothermic Calves

Preventing and treating hypothermia calves. Keep your baby calves warm!

Ears Horns & Tags

Ears Horns & Tags

Don't allow your veterinarian install metal tags at the top of your horned cattle's ears.

Fix a Broken Horn

Fix a Broken Horn

Has your Texas Longhorn cow broken a horn? Here is how to fix it.

Jargon Translation

Jargon Translation

Some jargon in the Texas Longhorn business can be confusing. Here is a guide for new breeders.

Managing for More Horn

Managing for More Horn

Here are some good tips for managing your herd to achieve their maximum horn growth.

Marketing Texas Longhorns Offroad

Marketing Texas Longhorns Offroad

Showing your cattle to visitors can sometimes be a challenge. Here are some tips.

Messing With Minerals

Messing With Minerals

Feeding minerals to your cattle is a necessary part of herd health. Build your own sturdy feeders.

Mysterious Cattle Deaths

Mysterious Cattle Deaths

Sometimes mysterious cattle deaths have a simple explaination. Read this article and save your cows.

NAIS and Hot Branding Irons

NAIS and Hot Branding Irons

A Hot Brand is a real permanent ID. Electronic tags and government programs are not.

Quality Longhorn Equipment

Quality Longhorn Equipment

Quality equipment is absolutely essential for working safely for cattle and owners alike.

Receiving New Cattle

Receiving New Cattle

Consider some things that roll around in the mind of your freshly purchased valuable bovine investment.

Roll 'Em (transportation)

Roll 'Em (transportation)

Safety starts with equipment purchasing. How to be more professional with your cattle hauling.

Starting A Texas Longhorn Herd

Starting A Texas Longhorn Herd

Get set up and running quickly with Texas Longhorns. Here is a list of 12 essentials that every new breeder should study.

Synchronization Programs

Synchronization Programs

Do synchronization programs really work? Are they cost effective? Are natural heats better?

To Build A Ranch

To Build A Ranch

This article has many tips for building a ranch on a budget.

Texas Longhorn University - Ranch Tour

Texas Longhorn University - Ranch Tour

Here are a few tips on ranch tour etiquette to ensure that you will always be welcome for a return visit.

To Train A Cow

To Train A Cow

Cattle can be baited, tricked, coerced and manipulated with less sweat and muscle than the old brute-force methods.

The Trail And The Trial Of The Squeeze

The Trail And The Trial Of The Squeeze

This is a brief history on the progress of squeeze chutes ove rthe years.

Who Cares About Animal Care

Who Cares About Animal Care

Who really cares the most about your animals? The government, the activists, PETA, or you?

Who Wants To Be A Steer

Who Wants To Be A Steer

Each year decisions are required -- what to do with Texas Longhorn bull calves?