B.R. Cutrer is thrilled to announce that Keaton Dodd will serve as Director of Genetics, beginning in 2021. As director, Keaton will lead the BRC Genomics and Performance Programs. He will also coordinate the Brahman Country Genetics Cooperator Program.
“We’ve worked with Keaton in the past and he truly is an expert in Brahman genetics” said Rachel Cutrer, owner and co-general manager of B. R. Cutrer. “We are excited to have him join the BRC team; Keaton’s unique knowledge of Brahman genetics and pedigrees will help us continue to provide our customers with the best Brahman in the industry.”
“I am really excited for the opportunity to join the BRC team,” Keaton stated. “The innovative practices and quality of the cattle at B.R. Cutrer is second to none. Going forward, I cannot wait to help serve our valued customer base as well as this incredible breed. The future is bright and I am incredibly optimistic about where this business is headed.”
Keaton holds a B.S. in animal science and will graduate in the spring with a M.S. in animal breeding from Texas A&M University, where his graduate research focused on the history of Brahman pedigrees and genetics. While at TAMU, he also served as coach of the Livestock Judging Team, and is an experienced livestock judge of all species. In addition to lecturing at Texas A&M in the Animal Science Department, Keaton has also been a speaker at BRC’s Annual Brahman Country Days Workshop.
For more information on B.R. Cutrer, Inc and their Genetics Program, please visit brcutrer.com.