News and updates about the 2021 International Brahman Show to be held in Waco, Texas on March 23 through March 27, 2021.
As you likely know, on December 22, 2020, we lost a legend. Our very own Roger “Sloan” Williams passed away, leaving an indelible mark on this ranch and the rodeo and ranching world at large. In our industry, ranchers are on-call 365 days a year to ensure a herd’s health and safety; calves, heifers and bulls must be tended to through sorrow, storms, and anything else that comes our way.
On December 22, 2020, V8 Ranch owner, rodeo and ranching legend Roger “Sloan” Williams passed away in Wharton, Texas. He was 88 years old.
V8 Ranch won its first national championship in 1976 in Shreveport, Louisiana and in 2020 they returned to the city for the ABBA National Show. The Hungerford, Texas ranch added the titles of National Champion Female and Bull, plus nine division/group honors.
+Mr. V8 380/6 claimed another American Brahman Breeders Association (ABBA) national championship at the 2020 National Show. This marks the third time for the title for the bull known across the breed as “The Machine,” because of his ability to consistently sire quality. He previously won the title in 2016 and 2017, plus he has earned the international award in 2014, 2016, 2018 and 2020.
Strong Interest and Bidding for V8’s Made For Magic II Offering An elite lineup of six January born heifers from V8 Ranch, Hungerford, Texas drew a ranch record of 1,002 bids in the Made For Magic II Online Sale, October 19 and 20th. The offering averaged $59,542, as...
Pivoting has become a popular buzzword during Covid-19 and cattle shows worldwide have proven that they can pivot, also. Virtual cattle shows have replaced many traditional competitions that have been forced to cancel or postpone. V8’s Jim Williams has recently judged...
Twenty-Seven V8 Ranch Bred Bulls Designated As ABBA 2020 Spring Trait Leaders The American Brahman Breeders Association (ABBA) recently released the 2020 Spring Summary, which also includes the trait leaders for 14 traits measured by the association. Once again, bulls...
V8 Ranch ranks second in the Brahman breed for registrations over a one, five and ten year timeframe Raising registered Brahman cattle has been the focus of the Sloan Williams’ family since 1971, when the V8 herd was purchased. That initial group of cows has grown in...
V8 Ranch has always maintained a strong presence in junior shows, as we have decades of active involvement and support. V8 Ranch genetics claimed its first All-American title in 1985 and 20 championships later, claimed the grand female and reserve grand bull title at...
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