BRC Genetics Shine at the World Brahman Congress

Asuncion, ParaguayBy: Keaton Dodd BRC Genetics found their way to the winners circle once again at the 2022 World Brahman Congress, held in Paraguay. Of the cattle exhibited that were sired by American genetics, BRC had the second most division champions and reserves. J.D. Hudgins, Inc. genetics claimed the most division wins and reserves amongst the USA breeders. This ranch …

Travel Diary: Grey Summit, Missouri

by Rachel Cutrer In July, Keaton and I attended the Purina Genetic Summit. Here is our travel tips for this area. Transportation: A quick 2 hour flight from Houston IAH to St. Louis made this a very easy travel day. I watched the entire season of Cocaine Cowboys on Netflix during the flights. Lodging: This was the best! We stayed …

Rachel Speaks at Purina Genetic Summit in Missouri

Rachel Cutrer represented BRC as a guest speaker at the 2022 Purina Genetic Summit, held July 11 to 13 at the Purina Animal Nutrition Center in Missouri. This event was a special educational conference for elite seedstock producers nationwide. Approximately 80 top seedstock cattle producers were in attendance. Keaton Dodd, director of genetics here at BRC, was one of the …

BRC Bloodline Tops the All American

Mercedes, Texas BRC bloodlines and genetics topped the 2022 AJBA “All American” National Junior Brahman Show in Mercedes, Texas. From over 350 entries in the grey Brahman females and bull show, BRC genetics rose to the top with 18 class winners, 6 division champions, 3 division reserves, and the Grand Champion Female and Reserve Grand Champion Bull all carrying BRC …

BRC Scholarship Winners

2022 BRC Beyond the Banners Brahman Scholarship Winners Announced

BRC awarded $3500 in scholarships to junior Brahman exhibitors at the 2022 AJBA “All American” in Mercedes, Texas in July. Each summer, BRC’s Beyond the Banners Scholarship rewards graduating senior members of the American Junior Brahman Association through The Brahman Foundation. Rachel Cutrer of BRC was a founding board member of The Brahman Foundation and we firmly believe in continuing …

Travel Diary: Sulphur, Louisiana

By Rachel Cutrer In July, Mollie and I traveled to Sulphur, Louisiana to judge the Braford Junior Nationals. We had a great time on the “girls trip” and I highly recommend this area of Louisiana. The show was a very high quality show and gave me a big appreciation for Braford cattle in this area of the gulf coast. Transportation: …

Brahman Show Heifers

What Does it Cost to Win At The All American?

By Rachel Cutrer It’s always interesting when people get into discussions of what does it costs to show Brahman cattle, especially in the female show. When I got home from the recent 2022 AJBA All American, I did a little research which is very insightful as to the cost of winning in Brahman female shows. The Process To begin this …

Marbling in Brahman cattle

Marbling in Brahman Cattle

By Kaylee Smith, BRC Intern When talking beef quality, marbling is one of the first terms that comes up. Intramuscular fat, popularly referred to as marbling, has been given major emphasis within the various beef grading systems in the projection of raw beef characteristics, to eating satisfaction in the cooked meat. Marbling is deposited within the muscle in a loose …