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    If you were starting a new herd from scratch..

    120 with some timberland with it. 50ish momma cows
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    If you were starting a new herd from scratch..

    Sad as it is. I made more leasing my place to be cut for hay vs leasing for cattle and them being here all year. But I enjoy having cows around, depends on your preference or if it’s only about the money.
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    If you were starting a new herd from scratch..

    Been considering this cross myself
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    If you were starting a new herd from scratch..

    Keeping replacements from that cross or terminal and buying replacements?
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    If you were starting a new herd from scratch..

    Curious as to why that combination?
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    If you were starting a new herd from scratch..

    I’d like to hear how everyone would go about building a new herd if you were to start over with everything you know now. Mostly interested in breeding programs but share anything you feel is related. Location: East Texas
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    What bull to put on Santa Gertrudis x Hereford Cross Cows?

    I’m enjoying seeing what you all have to say, seems just about anything will work on them so long as it’s gonna be terminal. Still think I’m going to do angus the first year or two. May try a char as they get up to over 5 years old but we’ll see when that time comes. I gotta have calving ease, I...
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    What bull to put on Santa Gertrudis x Hereford Cross Cows?

    Sounds like everyone agrees with making them a terminal cross for the most part. If I can find a close source for replacements I would be fine buying all I need. I found a few 5 hours from I was gonna guy for the initial cows. I’m not dead set on anything, just wanting something a little...
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    What bull to put on Santa Gertrudis x Hereford Cross Cows?

    Very varied answers. I’d like to keep Brahman to roughly 1/4th and mostly avoid black. Keep the answers coming and I’ll see what the overall consensus ends up being.
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    What bull to put on Santa Gertrudis x Hereford Cross Cows?

    I am looking at trying a small herd of F1 Santa Gertrudis x Hereford cross cows in East Texas. Curious what bull you would recommend putting on them? I am leaning towards Red Angus but not sure I want that high percentage of Angus in replacements. What would you do?
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