What Makes a Really, Really Good Cow?
- Published: 10 months ago on June 8, 2020
- By: John Marble
- Last Modified: November 10, 2020 @ 4:54 pm
- Filed Under: Grazing Management, Planning
- Tagged With: Buying cows, Genetics, Herd management, Oregon, Selling cows
About the author
John Marble grew up on a terribly conventional ranch with a large family where each kid had their own tractor. Surviving that, he now owns a small grazing and marketing operation that focuses on producing value through managed grazing. He oversees a diverse ranching operation, renting and owning cattle and grasslands while managing timber, wildlife habitat and human relationships. His multi-species approach includes meat goats, pointing dogs and barn cats. He has a life-long interest in ecology, trying to understand how plants, animals, soils and humans fit together. John spends his late-night hours working on fiction, writing about worlds much less strange than this one.
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