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Jack Daines

The Million-Dollar Voice Alberta auctioneer and living legend Jack Daines captured spurring his winning bronc ride in the 1954 Novice Saddle Bronc at the Calgary Stampede Photo courtesy of The Daines Family "This is Jack Daines," he rasped into the telephone, meaty elbows planted firmly on his desk, linebacker shoulders hunched. His one...

Creating Herd Control

By Dylan Biggs   One of the main jobs will be sorting stock for weaning, shipping, or processing or a combination of all three. As discussed in the previous article, setting the stage for success in the corrals is achieved by ensuring the cattle are gathered and corralled in a calm,...

Winter Feeding in Manitoba

By Terri Mason   This year is going to be extraordinary because there’s a drought absolutely everywhere. Personally, I think this year isn’t going to be the problem — it’s going to be next year. This year, we’ll manage. Next year, we’re going to have to reduce the herd to match...

Tracking With Mantracker

Tales from the Trails by Terry Grant I get asked a lot how I got into tracking and how I got the part of Mantracker. I didn’t find this out until Season Five, and it went something like this. The producer had an idea for a show about two people...