Guest Blogger: Sullivan Supply, Part 2

As many of you know, we’re featuring Sullivan Supply on the blog this month. A few weeks ago, we shared a post from Callyn Hahn, Dean of Stock Show University. Today, we’re featuring Luke Bolin, Communications and Advertising Director for Sullivan Supply. Thanks again to our friends at Sullivan Supply for agreeing to be our guest bloggers. Be sure to …

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year — DIRT FAIR

You guessed it … we love the South Dakota State Fair, or the Dirt Fair! For the past few years, we’ve been fortunate enough to spend this weekend with all of our best cow show buddies in Huron, SD. It’s our job to take pictures at the backdrop during the open and junior beef shows. And we love it! Here’s …

Where’s Our FOCUS This Week? Vol. 78

No matter what breed you’re looking for, our FMG customers are offering some outstanding lots this week! This is just a sampling of what’s to come this fall. Our friends and customers are offering the best of the best — maybe just the ticket to take your herd to the next level! Monday –Glover & Cox Fall Calving Bred Female …

Livestock Jokes

Today on the blog, we feature a Friday Funny. Here at FMG, we’re big fans of eCards, and always have an arsenal of our favorites. This is one all of our livestock friends will understand …. This is our lives … every day. Enjoy your weekend folks. Remember, if you still need fall sale photos or videos, as well as …

Creativity is a Beautiful Thing

Livestock marketing has grown by leaps and bounds over the past few years, and we’re proud to be in the mix … using our cameras, computers and creative brains.  Now – more than ever – we’re using all of our resources to come up with unique and creative ways to help our FMG customers market their livestock. We want to …

Where’s Our FOCUS This Week? Vol. 77

The fall calving guys are just starting their calving season, and the spring born guys are working hard to get those babies sold. No matter what your game is, we can help you market your calves and get them in the right hands. There’s two sales this week from Casey Horn Diva Cattle, and any of these could certainly help …

Livestock Guard Dogs

As part of our services from FMG, we offer on-farm photography services. In our travels, we meet lots of pets in addition to the livestock we picture and video. Usually, we meet cattle dogs of the usual sorts — corgis, aussies, heelers, etc. — and sometimes, a lap dog who thinks they’re a herding dog. Every once in a while, …

Guest Blogger: Sullivan Supply, Part 1

Callyn Hahn Hey ya’ll – This month we thought we’d try something a little bit different for our guest blogger. We’re always trying to introduce you to some heavy hitters in the livestock industry and Sullivan Supply is one of the largest! The people at Sullivan’s are always rolling out new, innovative ideas and some of the biggest to hit …

Where’s Our FOCUS This Week? Vol. 76

This week we’re all about production sale preparation. Because catalogs take time to design and put together (and mail) pictures for these sales need to be taken 45 – 60 days out from the sale date. Right now, the cattle look awesome and despite some toasty weather, we’re excited for our customers! It’s awesome that they can offer these phenomenal …

Tera Barnhardt, DVM: Liver & Onions

Image courtesy of theclothesmakethegirl.com Thanks to Dr. Tera Barnhardt for sending in another guest blog. Check out her first blog about Beef Quality Assurance and her introduction here. We are BIG fans of Tera and think she’s a great advocate for animal agriculture, as well as proof that junior livestock programs have big pay offs for people in their professional …