On November 12, 2018
Did you know 91 percent of ranches are family owned? Kansas alone is home to more than 27,000 cattle farmers and ranchers. While we’d like you to meet allof them, let’s start with three families who are making Kansas proud with their ranch operations.
With a Ph.D. in animal science, Arturo Pacheco is not your average cattleman — but like most ranchers, he cares greatly for the wellbeing of his herd. With his two sons always in mind, Arturo makes sure the cattle he produces are of the highest quality and safe for families to put on their tables. “Caring for an animal that will provide nourishment not only to your child but to others as well is an amazing experience,” Arturo says.