Jim Howell – Conserving and Restoring the World’s Grasslands

Jim Howell is the CEO of Grasslands LLC, which is the land management arm of the Savory Institute, an organization that Jim co-founded.  Both Grasslands and Savory focus on conserving and restoring the world’s grasslands through what they… Read More

New Mountain Khakis Blog

Be sure to check out my latest post on the Mountain Khakis blog, a description of spring calf branding and how the tradition has remained mostly unchanged for the past 150 years: Rocky Mountain Springtime Tradition

An Unchanged Western Tradition

I came across the following passage last week while reading TR’s The Wilderness Hunter.  It’s amazing how little spring cattle round-ups and brandings have changed in the 121+/- years since he wrote these words.  With the exception of… Read More

Today’s view from the office.

The Importance of Agricultural Tax Status

Head over the the Mirr Ranch Group blog to read my most recent post that covers the importance of a ranch’s agricultural tax status and the steps that must be followed to maintain that beneficial tax classification: Maintaining… Read More