• Ross Ranch Horns

    by Jessica Weber | Dec 12, 2017
    Ross Ranch Horns is a small ranch owned by Will Ross and is located in the piney woods of East Texas, just South of Tyler. It started with 2 Longhorn cows in 2010 and now has over 25 head. They also breed Watusi cattle.​ Ross Ranch Horns uses selective breeding and meticulous research in order to constantly improve their herd and their offspring. Their goal is to raise a low volume of quality animals and offer them to other horned cattle enthusiasts.
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  • Kobe Beef

    by Jessica Weber | Dec 12, 2017
    Kobe Beef's owner Burch Wallace has spent 40 years trying to produce the best healthiest beef possible and feels he has reached his goal. You and your family can benefit from this labor of love, and Wallace believes you will never want any other beef than Kobe Beef of Texas Wagyu beef.
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  • Hetland Horns

    by Jessica Weber | Nov 28, 2017
    Hetland Horns is owned by Weston Hetland in Clarksburg, MO, where he is raising Registered Texas Longhorn cattle.
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  • WynFaul Acers

    by Jessica Weber | Nov 28, 2017
    Wynfaul Acres is a small, secluded ranch situated among beautiful pine forests. Located on Tarkington Prairie, to the North East of Cleveland, an hour’s drive from Houston, Texas. Wynful Acres is owned by James & Helen Cloakey.
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  • Split Rock Cedar Ranch Total Dispersal Sale Trends & Averages

    by Molly Clubb | Nov 14, 2017
    The ​Split Rock Ranch Total Dispersal Sale ​was held ​on ​Saturday, November 11th in ​​​Fort Worth, Texas. 60 head of Registered Texas Longhorns were sold at absolute auction (no PO's). The data included in this Blog was gathered by Hired Hand Live. We share these trends and averages for our customers and breeders in the Longhorn Industry who could better their programs by analyzing it as it best suites them. We welcome your feedback or additional data requests. This data is not officially endorsed by the sale.
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  • Buckhorn Cattle Company

    by Jessica Weber | Nov 01, 2017
    Buckhorn Cattle Company in owned by H.G. Buck and Sharon Adams and is located in Guthrie, Oklahoma. Buck and Sharon have been ranching for two decades. They run a red Angus herd, but their real loves are the Registered Texas Longhorns. The goal is to raise cattle with tip-to-tip measurements in the 70-80 inch range, with dazzling colors and the smarts to make friendly eye contact.
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  • Hagler Ranch

    by Jessica Weber | Nov 01, 2017
    Hagler Ranch is located on a central Texas spread over Williamson and Milam counties by Kieth and Marcia Hagler. They are so passionate about Texas Longhorn Cattle. They believe their cattle provide longevity, calving ease, and colors that are unmatched by any other breed. They sell their cattle at a fair price hoping to help others to be able to enjoy owning these amazing cattle.
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  • Restless Heart

    by Jessica Weber | Oct 24, 2017
    Restless Heart Klein Cattle Company is owned by the Klein family in Bellville, TX. Ross, Barbara, Brittney and Courtney have always shared a love for agriculture and the rural lifestyle. Taking after their parents, Brittney and Courtney were both heavily involved in athletics, 4-H, and FFA. This is how their journey with cattle started. The family shares a passion for nature, livestock and their home in Austin County.
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  • Beans Creek Longhorns

    by Jessica Weber | Oct 16, 2017
    Beans Creek Longhorns is owned by Preston Caveness and his family. Located in Rusk, Texas they enjoy their time raising longhorn cattle.
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  • CWM Ceffyl Ranch

    by Jessica Weber | Oct 15, 2017
    CWM Ceffyl Ranch is located in Colorado's Bijou Basin on the banks of West Bijou Creek near Kiowa. Chuck and Kadie Hughes established Cwm Ceffyl Ranch. "Cwm Ceffyl" is means "Horse Valley" in the Welsh language. Cwm Ceffyl Ranch LLC is home to Registered Texas Longhorn Cattle, Border Collies, & Quarter horses.
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  • TLBAA Horn Showcase Sale Trends & Averages

    by Molly Clubb | Oct 10, 2017
    The TLBAA's Horn Showcase Bred & Owned Heifer Sale and Saturday Sale were held October 6 & 7, 2017 in ​Lawton, OK. Over 130 head of Registered Texas Longhorns were consigned and auctioned between the two sales. The data included in this blog was gathered by Hired Hand. We share these trends and averages for our customers and breeders in the Longhorn Industry who could better their programs by analyzing it as it best suites them such as this data: Averages for Service Sires with at least 2 females exposed/bred to them selling. COWBOY CATCHIT CHEX $4,500 RJF BIG DEAL $4,125 RC LONE RANGER $3,750 GOLD MINE 1 $3,413 J.R. FLASH/CV CASANOVA'S MAGNUM $3,033
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  • Hudson Valentine Fort Worth Stockyards Sale Trends & Averages

    by Molly Clubb | Sep 26, 2017
    The data below was gathered by Hired Hand. We share these trends and averages for our customers and breeders in the Longhorn Industry who could better their programs by analyzing it as it best suites them. We welcome your feedback or additional data requests. This data is not officially endorsed by the sale. If you enjoy information like this you may want to consider signing up for our Mobile Marketing program as well. You can join our list for FREE by texting 2244.longhorns to the number 779-48.
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  • Hudson Valentine Fort Worth Stockyards Sale Weekend Recap

    by Jessica Weber | Sep 26, 2017
    On September 22nd and 23rd Hired Hands' Molly Clubb and Jaymie Feldmann attended the 2017 Fort Worth Stockyards Longhorn Auction in Fort Worth, TX. We texted out sale prices and buyers in real time to our subscribers. You can opt into our text messaging by sending the message "2244.longhorns" to the number "77948". We'd like to thank Bill & Elizabeth Hudson, Hudson Longhorns and Lorinda Valentine for their hospitality this past weekend. Another great event! PHOTO GALLERY To view full gallery click HERE.
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  • Bevo: The Most Famous Texas Longhorn Steer

    by Jessica Weber | Sep 20, 2017
    Football season is upon us and we are bringing you some #FunFacts about the University of Texas mascot Bevo. Last fall the University of Texas debuted Bevo XV, the 15th of his name. Bevo XV is a Texas Longhorn Steer and ​Hired Hand proudly serves over 300 Longhorn breeders across the nation. We provide them with websites for their Registered Longhorn herds. Many of our customers have told us that they bought their first Longhorn because they were UT fans and "just had to have one." Some of these fans now have herds over 300 head! Here are some items you may not have known about Bevo XV and Texas Longhorns in general:
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  • Hill Country Heritage Sale Trends & Averages

    by Molly Clubb | Sep 12, 2017
    Hill Country Heritage Sale Results: 99 of 117 lots sold for a total of $2​33,300 with an $2,​592.22 Sold Average and a $2,200.94 Consigned Average. The overall sale average was $2,356.67 There were 2 Cash Cows (over $10,000) that sold for a total of $​23,000 and an average of $11,500. They were Lots 17 & 63. Top 10 lots average: $7,040 Top 25 lots average: $4,910
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  • Texas Perfection Land & Cattle Co.

    by Jessica Weber | Aug 23, 2017
    Texas Perfection Land and Longhorn Cattle Company, got its start in 1977 when the Durkin family moved to the little town of Blue, Texas, with seven head of longhorns given to them by a family member. Today, they're located in Jamestown, KY and run a herd of almost 150 head!
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  • 2017 Fey Longhorn Sale Trends, Averages & Internet Influence

    by Molly Clubb | Jun 13, 2017
    Hired Hand Live Internet Bidding Influence on the Fey Longhorn Sale: 15 lots sold on Hired Hand Live for a total of $31,950 for an average of $2,130 On-line buyers included: Lorinda Valentine, Panther Creek Ranch; Josh & Katelyn Moss, Moss Longhorns; Neil & Deborah Glasgow, Sand Creek Ranch; Ken Webb, Kurtis Gould, Marlene Howard, Sandra West-Moore, 26.9% of all bids came from Hired Hand Live 34.1% of winning bids and 31.1% of total sale value came from Hired Hand Live 79.5% of items were up-bid by Hired Hand Live
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  • 2017 Great Northern Longhorn Classic (Montello, WI) Trends, Averages & Internet Influence

    by Molly Clubb | Jun 05, 2017
    Great Northern Longhorn Classic Sale Results: 5 lots sold on Hired Hand Live for a total of $12,700 for an average of $2,540 On-line buyers included: Neil & Deborah Glasgow, Sand Creek Ranch; Scott Pace, Pace Cattle Co.; John Yeates; Monte & Melissa Bierschank, MonMel Longhorns; and Ken Webb Cattle at the consignment sale in Wisconsin sold to buyers from Utah, Nebraska and Texas 12% of all bids came from Hired Hand Live 15.6% of winning bids and 21% of total sale value came from Hired Hand Live 43.8% of items were up-bid by Hired Hand Live
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  • 2017 Red River Sale Trends, Averages & Internet Influence

    by Molly Clubb | May 31, 2017
    82 of 91 lots sold for a total of $213,750 with an $2,671 Sold Average and a $2401.69 Consigned Average There were 5 Cash Cows that sold for a total of $58,200 and an average of $11,640 Top 10 lots average: $9.495 Top 25 lots average: $5,698 One over 80” TTT cow sold, Lot 90, $3,500 (the other over 80” TTT cow in the sale, lot 49, was PO’d). 70-79” TTT Cow Average: $2,383
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  • 2017 Millennium Futurity Sale Trends, Averages & Internet Influence

    by Molly Clubb | May 15, 2017
    Since the beginning of 2017 Hired Hand has been compiling additional sales data and sharing it via our Blog and Mobile Marketing program. We plan to continue to share these stats from future consignment sales as well. We hope that they will be beneficial to breeders and show Industry sales trends. We welcome your feedback and requests. Please find below some additional Millennium Futurity Sale results courtesy of your friends at Hired Hand*: Millennium Futurity Sale Results: 42 of 49 lots sold for a total of $133,550 with an $3,179 Average There was 1 Cash Cow sold. Lot 46 for $13,500. Top 10 lots average: $7,000 Top 25 lots average: $4,608
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