We can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.

— Albert Einstein

Online Schools

Due to c*vid-land and also our just plain getting older, we have decided to expand our training into on-line courses as well as some travel as c*vid permits.

We will offer online courses on Livestock Marketing and Proper Stockmanship. We will post video lessons week by week on password-protected web pages the class attendees can watch on their own time, then we will schedule zoom meetings with the class to discuss the materials and answer questions before we move onto the next lesson.

The fee to attend either course will be $400 for the first person and $200 per additional adult in your family. Your own kids age 18 and under attend free.

Learn more below—

Proper Stockmanship Course

Next Course Starting January 7, 2022 ending about February 11, 2022

Course after that will be April-May, 2022

We will post the first videos on January 7 and two videos per week through the last videos on February 11. You will have access to watch all the course videos until February 28 at which time the access will end. If you have a specific need or emergency, please contact us for an extension.

Using lecture, questions/answers, and videos, we will cover—
  • Research benefits
  • Pressure and release
  • How we communicate with our livestock
  • Instincts of humans and livestock
  • Predator/Prey relationship
  • Positioning and movement
  • Training the herd
  • At the gate and working in the corral
  • Sorting, weaning, receiving, and loading
  • Our attitude
Register Using PayPal
$400 for one person or the first person:

$200 for each additional adult in your family who will be taking the course. Click the button below, then adjust the “quantity”:

Register by Mail
Click here to register with a pdf file you will print and mail.

Livestock Marketing Course

Next Course starting January 7, 2022 ending about February 4, 2022

Course after that will be July-August, 2022

We will post the first videos on January 7 and two videos per week through the last videos on January 28. You will have access to watch all the course videos until February 28 at which time the access will end. If you have a specific need or emergency, please contact us for an extension.

Using lecture, questions/answers, current market data, and actual math calculations, we will cover—
  • Know and Understand Yourself
  • The only price that matters (hint, there won’t be any crystal ball involved)
  • Know your resources (money, feed, livestock, and time) and how to manage them
  • Sell/Buy compared to Buy/Sell
  • Find Relationships and determine what to sell and what to buy
  • Marketing for the Cow/Calf Producer
  • Determine the Value of Breeding Stock
  • Make a profit and stay in business!
Register Using PayPal
$400 for one person or the first person:

$200 for each additional adult in your family who will be taking the course. Click the button below, then adjust the “quantity”:

Register by Mail
Click here to register with a pdf file you will print and mail.

Online Course Schedule for 2022

In addition to our first Marketing course January to February 2022, we will also hold a Stockmanship course in January and February and then again in April to May, another Marketing course July to August, and end the year with another Stockmanship course October to November. 

As this is our first year doing the online courses, things might change. Be sure and contact us if you have questions or suggestions!

We will open registration for these schools a few months before they begin. 

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