John “Chris” Farley ’96 RM, assistant director of the Ranch Management Program and Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show professor, talks old ranches and new frontiers.
Alumnus rides the ups and downs of ranching.
Alliance provides economic incentives to encourage farmers and ranchers to use sustainable practices.
It was founded to develop a program that combined hands-on experience and practical business principles.
Century-old live oaks shelter the white clapboard Welder family ranch house and the fragrance of magnolias hangs in a breeze-less June morning. It’s barely 10 a.m. and already in the low 90s as …