Behind the Brand: Understanding Cattle Brands
This guide to understanding cattle brands will come in handy as we launch into the “Behind the Brand” series that shares the stories, legends, and folklore behind some of the most recognizable brands in the country.
Spring Branding at Historic Colorado Ranch
Spring branding on northwest Colorado’s Motherwell Ranch is an annual tradition that represents the region’s sense of community and ranching heritage. For generations, local families have gathered here, along the banks of the Williams Fork River, to rope, brand and vaccinate the new crop of calves before they are turned out to summer pasture.