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Brahman Zoom Backgrounds and Screen Savers

Earlier this week, I attempted to participate in my first Zoom meeting, and I noticed this cool feature where you can change your Zoom background. So, let’s have some fun! What a way to make your co-workers smile when they can see beautiful Brahman cattle as your Zoom background rather than your kitchen. And, these also make great computer backgrounds …

Past Presidents of American Brahman Breeders Association (ABBA)

The list of past presidents of the American Brahman Breeders Association (ABBA) are great individuals who have led our breed forward. This list is provided as a historical refernece. 1924 – 1931 A.M. McFaddin 1931 – 1935 J.F. Hutchins 1935 – 1940 F.N. Neuhaus 1940 – 1945 James W. Sartwelle1945 – 1947 J.M. Frost, Jr.1947 – 1948 J. Afton Burke1948 …

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1st Quarter Semen Sales Report from Brahman Country Genetics

We are proud to present our Q1 Brahman semen sales report from Brahman Country Genetics, LLC. Brahman Country Genetics is a global semen and embryo company under the BR Cutrer family of brands. Semen sales from the first quarter indicate a high level of continued growing interest in the Brahman breed. In the first quarter, our company exported Brahman semen …

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Why Ranch Managers Love Brahman Cattle

It’s easy to spot the ranch manager type: Smart, yet down to earth. Ranchy, yet professional. They may be dressed in nice khakis when you see them at the cattle raisers convention, but you know they’d honestly rather be out there in the working pens in their dirty boots and cowboy hat, putting in an honest days work. They’re usually …

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2020 BRC Herd Reference Guide

If you didn’t get one of our new 2020 Herd Reference Guides in Houston, you can get a sneak peak here! If you’d like to get a hard copy, here are two options:

BRC’s Noble Reigns as Supreme Sire of 2020 Houston Show

Noble, the leading herd sire of BRC, reigned supreme as the premier sire of the 2020 International Brahman Show in Houston, Texas. The show was held March 2-3, 2020 and judged by Brahman breeder Pasquale Swaner of Swaner Brahmans. This is the largest Brahman show in the United States. From 2016 to 2018, BRC offered semen on Noble in an …

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15 Of Our Favorite Houston Photos

As we look forward to the Houston festivities next week, we thought it would be fun to share some of our most favorite photos from the Houston Brahman Show over the last 40 years, and the stories that go with them. These next few photos all revolve around +Miss V8 382/7, and the wonderful/horrific memories of showing her at Houston …

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Country Roads Brahman Meme

We love Brahman cattle and are always making fun memes to share the fun. If you like these, visit us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/brcutrer.

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Free Brahman Kids Printables and Brahman Educational Worksheets for Teachers

We love kids here at BRC and we know what it’s like to look for fun and educational activities to keep your little ones entertained. That’s why we put together these free educational resources that you are welcome to print at home and use at home, in your home schooling activities, at your 4-H meetings, kids activities, or any way …

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BRC Wins Grand Championships at Dixie National

JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI- B.R. Cutrer, Inc. exhibited at the 2020 Dixie National in Jackson, Mississippi and claimed the Grand Champion Brahman Bull and Grand Champion Brahman Female. They also exhibited the Champion Get-of-Sire and Champion ET Produce of Dam. Jennifer Parker judged. BRC’s 805/8 was named Grand Champion Brahman Female and was previous selected as junior division champion. She is sired …

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What Does It Cost to Raise Brahman Cattle?

We’ve had several “a-ha” moments while raising our Brahman cattle, and a lot of them have involved discovering some key costs and figures that affected our bottom line. When Brandon and I took over financial management of the previous operation we were part of, we were starting from zero in terms of knowing what it costs to operate. We had …

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High Standards at Tom Brothers

Tom Brothers Partnered with BR Cutrer to Develop New Blood Simbrah Ellen Tom says she is only as good as the worst cow on her place. With that philosophy, it’s important to have high standards. Driven by data with a keen eye for conformation, it’s strict criteria she sets for the seedstock they breed.  We couldn’t agree more. That’s why …

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January 2020 Carcass Ultrasound Results

Carcass quality and efficiency is one of the main pillars of BRC’s Brahman 2020 quest. We are pleased to share the results of our most recent carcass ultrasound project. In January 2020, we ultrasounded 30 calves as part of a contemporary group. These cattle are 100% Brahman. The average % IMF (indicator of marbling) for the group was 4.18%, which …

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Marketing Your F-1 Brahmans

We believe the Brahman F-1 is the best cross for the United States Gulf Coast – aka “Brahman Country” – and that using a Brahman bull or Brahman cow in a crossbreeding program just makes sense for this environment. There will always be a strong demand for the Brahman F-1 female, also known as “The Queen of Cow Country” because …

2020 Spring AI Herd Consultations

Breeding decisions don’t have to be a gamble – make your own luck with the help of our expert team. A consultation with the experts at Brahman Country Genetics and B.R. Cutrer, Inc. can help you maximize the potential of your Brahman herd. How It Works: Book a herd consultation with us and 1-2 of our BRC team members will …

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Brahman Country Beef Genetics Names Top Sires 2019

B.R. Cutrer, Inc. and Brahman Country Beef Genetics LLC named it’s top selling semen AI sires of 2019. In terms of volume of semen, ranked by number of units sold, we proudly announce the top 10 Brahman AI sires: Ranked by amount of semen sales dollars generated, Noble again remains at the top along with these outstanding sires: Noble genetics …

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Rachel Northington Hudgins

Our Hero and Texas Pioneer Legend For more on Rachel Northington Hudgins, view her article on Texas State Handbook online. Rachel Cutrer was a proud contributor to this article. Fast Facts about Rachel Northington Hudgins: Fast Facts about Rachel Northington Hudgins: She was a pioneer woman in Texas ranching, establishing the first woman-owned brand in Wharton County in 1855. Survived …

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Houston Livestock Show 2020 Invitation and Travel Plans

B.R. Cutrer wishes to invite you to visit us and other American Brahman breeders during the USA’s biggest and best Brahman event: The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. This year’s Brahman dates will be March 2 to 6, 2020. The female show will be on March 5 and the bull show will be March 6. Our new BRC headquarters is …

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BR Cutrer Named Member of Go Texan Program

B.R. Cutrer, Inc. is honored to have been named to the Go Texan program, coordinated by Texas Department of Agriculture. We appreciate the support of Texas Department of Agriculture in helping spread Texas cattle and Texas genetics across the world.

2020 BRC Brahman Days Workshop

Join us October 30, 2020 for our 4th Annual Brahman Country Workshop – hosted by BR Cutrer and featuring nationally acclaimed beef industry and business speakers. Registration is open, and the full schedule will be available in summer 2020. Watch this page for continued updates and don’t forget to sign up for our mailing list to receive workshop notifications.

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Dutton Featured on The Brahman Journal December Cover

BRC was very honored this December to have our young herd sire, Mr. V8 376/8 “Dutton” featured on the cover of The Brahman Journal. We are strong supporters of The Brahman Journal as a great advertising outlet for Brahman cattle. You can also find BRC each month on the back cover of this Brahman magazine. You can view the magazine …

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BRC Internship Program (3 Internships Offered)

INTERNSHIP PROGRAM Show Barn Assistant / Cow Herd Assistant – B.R. Cutrer, Inc. Spring 2020 Internship runs approximately January 1 to May 15  – Applications Open – FILLED Summer Internship runs approximately May 15 to August 15 – FILLED Fall 2020 Internship runs approximately August 15 to December 20   – Applications Open Spring 2021 Internships run approximately January 1 …

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10 Quotes Every Brahman Breeder Needs to Read

The Brahman business is at one of it’s all time highs right now, in terms of popularity throughout the southern United States and the world. And here at BRC, we are proud to be leading the efforts of promoting Brahman, innovating the breed, and serving our customers. Here are some of the inspirational quotes shared at our 2019 Brahman Country …

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Brahman Flushes for Sale

Occasionally throughout the year we offer the opportunity to purchase IVF flushes on available Brahman donors in the B.R. Cutrer donor lineup of our world-famous BRC Brahman donor females. The BRC cow herd has built an international reputation of prominence for championship American Brahman females of excellence.  We offer choices for donors with the option of raising the calves here in …

Brahman Embryos for Sale

From time to time, we offer frozen Brahman embryos here at BRC, featuring matings on our excellent line up of championship American Brahman females of excellence and world-famous Brahman AI sires. Our embryos range from $500 to $1500 per embryo. Embryos are available for export internationally only at this time. Current Listings Include: Embryos out of +Miss V8 100/7 x …

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BRC 1 Donated to Brahman Foundation Charity Auction

B.R. Cutrer, Inc. is proud to announce the donation of BRC Mamma Mia 1 – the first female to be branded with the new BRC brand – to The Brahman Foundation “Funding the Future” Charity Auction, held December 3-5 at Cattle In Motion. “Starting a new brand is a big thing,” said Rachel Cutrer, an owner of BRC. “There’s a …

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BRC Genetics Shine in Colombia Nacional Cebú Girardot 2019

BRC congratulates our Colombian semen sales customers on their success at the recent Nacional Cebú Girardot 2019. The show was held during the last weekend of November and featured the best in Cebu breeds in Colombia. We are very appreciative of our many relationships with top Colombian Brahman breeders who have selected BRC herd bulls to use in their outstanding …

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December 2019 Brahman Journal Ad

In this holiday season, we wish all our Brahman friends around the world a happy and joyful holiday! Look for our ad on the back cover of the December Brahman Journal.

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Dutton Named 2019 Reserve National Champion Bull

Rosenberg, Texas – Mr. V8 376/8 “Dutton” was named 2019 Reserve National Champion Brahman Bull at the National Brahman Show in Rosenberg, Texas on November 23rd. Judge Joe Paschal selected Dutton from a field of over 200 Brahman bulls aged from yearling to three year old bulls. Dr. Paschal is regarded as one of the premier Brahman judges of the …

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Brahman EPD Cheat Sheet

Compiled By Rachel Cutrer Using EPDs to assist in your breeding decisions are a great tool, but sometimes it’s hard to keep track of what the numbers mean. By request, we created this cheat sheet that summarizes what the numbers mean at the basic level. When using EPDs, remember, you don’t want to chase single trait fads, or breed solely …

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Santa’s Helper: Brahman Style

It’s the holiday season and we know how hard it is to get unique, exciting gifts for your loved ones who seem to have everything! If you have someone special in your life who LOVES BRAHMAN CATTLE, then let BRC help you secure the coolest and most unique Christmas gift you can imagine: BRAHMANS. We do this every year for …

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Visit Brahman Country and BR Cutrer, Inc.

BR Cutrer, Inc. is located right in the heart of “Brahman Country” – where you’ll find some of the best Brahman cattle in the world. There are several great ranches in the area and it’s definitely worth a trip to come visit one and all. Rachel’s ancestors were pioneer settlers of Wharton County during the Texas revolution. They built the …

BRC Offers First Brahman Bulls in USA to Sell With Genomic-Enhanced EPDs

B.R. Cutrer, Inc. is proud to be the first Brahman breeders in the U.S. to incorporate genomic-enhanced EPDs (expected progeny differences) into their herd. Genomic-enhanced EPDs include both the animal’s measurements and their DNA. This unique genetic evaluation was calculated through our strategic partnership with Zoetis, a leader in the animal genetics industry using their HD50K technology.  The first bulls …

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Why Breed Brahman Cattle

By Rachel Cutrer For us here at B.R., Cutrer, Inc., raising Brahman cattle is second nature. It’s what we do. It’s what feeds and supports our family – and has for over 100 years. However, we realize not everyone is so fully ingrained in loving Brahman cattle as we are. So, if you have been considering using Brahman cattle in …

259 Daughter Wins Reserve Grand Champion at Bolivia

MISS FREDA FIV SANTA ANA, a daughter of Mr. V8 259/7, was named Reserve Grand Champion and Champion Vaquilla Menor at the 2019 ExpoCruz, Bolivia Brahman Show in September 2019. Her dam is CABR LAPATAIA 2098. She is owned by EL TORNO. Thank you to The Brahman Journal for their excellent show coverage worldwide.

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BRC Genetics Prevail at Brahman Junior Nationals

Texarkana, Arkansas July 2019 Cattle from the BRC bloodline excelled at the 2019 AJBA “All American” National Junior Brahman Show. Our bloodlines were extremely well represented throughout the bull show, heifer show, and bred-and-owned show. Highlights include: Grand Champion Grey Female – Miss V8 671/8 – sired by Mr. V8 458/7 “Noble” Reserve Grand Champion Grey Bull – Mr. V8 …

B.R. Cutrer, Inc. Prevail at Brahman Junior Nationals

Texarkana, Arkansas July 2019 B.R. Cutrer, Inc. excelled at the 2019 AJBA “All American” National Junior Brahman Show. BRC bloodlines were extremely well represented throughout the bull show, heifer show, and bred-and-owned show. Highlights include: Grand Champion Grey Female – Miss V8 671/8 – sired by Mr. V8 458/7 “Noble” Reserve Grand Champion Grey Bull – Mr. V8 195/8 – …

Mollie Cutrer Wins 2nd In Novice All Around – 2019 All American

Texarkana, ARK. – Mollie Jo Cutrer was named 2nd Place High Point Novice All Around at the 2019 AJBA All American National Junior Brahman Show. In order to achieve this award, Mollie had to compete in the cattle show classes, showmanship, and public speaking competitions. She also chose to participate in the poster contest, herdsman quiz, photography and sales talk. …

Brahman Cattle FAQs

Are you new to the Brahman breed of cattle? Here at BRC, we are experts in Brahman cattle and we’re here to help. Here are some of our most common Brahman Cattle FAQs. We are happy to help in any way. If you like learning about Brahman cattle, we invite you to join our mailing list for updates. If you’re …

Agrocal Named Honduras Distributor for BRC Ranch Bulls

B.R. Cutrer, Inc. is proud to announce Agrocal as a new distributor of BRC Ranch semen, serving Central America. Agrocal is a company with over 25 years of experience in the sale of bovine semen throughout Honduras. They are equipped with a team of engineers and animal scientists who provide advise and assistance to farmers throughout Honduras. Agrocal will be …

BRC’s “Sweetie” Reigns as Brahman Queen for the 2018-2019 Show Season

Miss V8 486/8, better known as “Sweetie”, was named 2019 International Champion Grey Brahman Female at the Houston Livestock Show. Judge Blake Nelson of Missouri selected her as the top of over 400 female entries. She was previously named Senior Champion Female. Sweetie received her name from Mollie Cutrer, daughter of Brandon and Rachel Cutrer, because of her sweet disposition. …

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Brandon Cutrer Elected to Serve ABBA Executive Board

Brandon Cutrer was elected to serve as a member of the ABBA’s Executive Board for the 2019-2010 fiscal year. The officers were elected at the ABBA Annual Membership Meeting on February 27, 2019. Serving for the year are: Loren Pratt, President; Craig Fontenot, Vice President; Joe Ward, Secretary, and executive board members Larry Barthle, Mark Forgason, Scott Satterfield, Brandon Cutrer, …

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Rachel Cutrer Receives 12-Year Service Pin from ABBA

Rachel Cutrer of B.R. Cutrer, Inc. was recognized at the 2019 ABBA Annual Membership Meeting for 12 years of service on the American Brahman Breeders Association board of directors. She is pictured here with other directors who were recognized for serving from four to forty years on the ABBA board. During her tenure on the board, Rachel has served three …

B.R. Cutrer, Inc. Brahman Breeding Guarantees

We are proud to offer breeding guarantees on all cattle sold at B.R. Cutrer, Inc. We have the highest standards of animal health as advised by Wharton Veterinary Clinic and Texas A&M University Large Animal Clinic. All cattle are guaranteed to be healthy and sound at the time of purchase. B.R. CUTRER, INC. BREEDING GUARANTEE FOR BRAHMAN BULLS: All bulls are …

Cutrer Family Launches First 100% Brahman Branded Beef Program in the USA

B.R. Cutrer, Inc. is proud to announce the official launch of Brahman Country Beef, a custom label branded beef program with specifications for beef sourced from 100% purebred Brahman steers. “We have been working on this project for about 7 years,” said Brandon Cutrer. “We specifically began by identifying bloodlines of cattle that had a high tendency to marble well and …

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Ethel Hudgins Forgason

In the BRC family tree, there are three very important women who have pioneered women in ranching, and really blazed a trail for women in the Brahman business. We treasure these bold and confident women for their courage, bravery, business entrepreneurship, and holding a family together. These women are: Rachel Northington Hudgins, Ethel Hudgins Forgason, and Mollie Forgason Williams. In …

Rachel Ann Williams LLC

Rachel Ann Williams LLC is a privately owned company in Wharton, Texas. Business address: 1730 North Richmond Rd. Wharton, TX 77488 Phone: 979-532-9141 (office) Text: 979-218-4157 For business enquiries please email rachel@brcutrer.com

Miss V8 21/8 Named “Miss World”

On January 16, 2018, Miss V8 21/8 wrapped up the Brahman show career of a lifetime by being crowned “Miss World” of the Brahman Champions of the World competition held at the Fort Worth Stock Show. The Miss World contest is coordinated by The Cattle Market, P.J. Budler, and is a tournament-style competition in which all of the champions from …

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Miss V8 464/6 Reference Donor

+Miss V8 464/6 is a reference donor that appears in many BRC pedigrees and in our opinion one of the greatest Brahman females of all time from a phenotypic standpoint. This photo, taken by Brandon Cutrer, is one of all time favorite Brahman photos. Miss V8 464/6 was named Grand Champion Female at Houston in 2007, owned by the Houston …

B.R. Cutrer, Inc. Acquires Herd from Southern Cattle Company

B.R. Cutrer, Inc. is proud to announce the acquisition of 160 head of Registered Brahman females, herd bulls, semen and embryos from Southern Cattle Company of Marianna, Florida. “We are so excited for the opportunity to purchase these outstanding cattle,” said Brandon Cutrer, who facilitated the deal with SCC’s owner, John Downs. Brandon and Rachel began working on this project …