Vol 14 • No 2
On The Cover:
Riley Erickson on the head and Kate Frank (the
photographer’s niece) getting ready for a heel shot by
Mandy Frank Photography, Wyoming.
52 MEANWHILE…BACK AT
THE EMERSON RANCH
A curious cattleman explores the many
facets of producing top quality beef.
By Melissa Hemken
70 CLOSER TO HOME
2018 NCBA President Craig Uden on winding
down from such a challenging position and
how he got there in the fi rst place.
By Troy Smith
78 “HOPEFULLY SOME
DAY, MR. JACOB”
A young and very fortunate Mississippi
cattlewoman’s appreciative journey towards
success, and recognizing the people who
helped get her where she is today.
By Sarah Byrd
82 STATE BY STATE
Michigan Cattlemen’s Association.
By Kacy Atkinson
62 RANCHER’S JOURNAL: SUMMER
ON THE GM CATTLE COMPANY
Hay, rain, checking cows, more hay,
lots of rain, and a ranch date night?
By Glenda Redding
69 HEAR ME GOVERNMENT!
It’s easy…just tap into the Federal Register.
By Sarah Falen-Perala
84 TEXAS COWHERD
TAKES THE PLUNGE
By Brandy Jones
144 READER’S SHARE BOARD
Pretty photos and an observation
REDDING FAMILY ARCHIVE EMERSON RANCH ARCHIVE
4 I WORKING RANCH I MARCH 2019