Summer Pasture

Some of my absolute favorite views come when we turn heifer calf pairs out to summer pasture in Wallowa and Lostine, Oregon. During the summer our cattle graze pastures, however our ranch is not big enough to support all of them without needing to supplement hay or grain to their diets. To make sure the cattle have enough feed we need to lease pasture for … Continue reading Summer Pasture

5 Values I Learned On The Ranch

There are few places comparable with raising a family on a ranch. Children from agricultural backgrounds learn an unlimited number of life lessons and values before others do. My siblings and I were fortunate enough to learn how to be virtuous people while watching our parents build their dream together. 1. Responsibility At the ranch, you care for your animals before yourself. Cattle don’t care … Continue reading 5 Values I Learned On The Ranch

Cody | Touchet Senior 2017

I can’t believe that my brother is a senior! This year my sister, Cheyenne, will graduate from nursing school the same week that Cody graduates from Touchet High School. This is going to make me feel like old news! Cody’s favorite hobby is his horses, so of course we had to incorporate them into the photos to capture who he is at this moment of … Continue reading Cody | Touchet Senior 2017