The Red Alliance Program
Our members strongly subscribe to the use of artificial insemination, embryo transfer and outstanding herd sires in order to stay on the leading edge of genetic opportunities for our customers. It is the same general philosophy employed by all of the top breeder programs in the U.S. We don’t profess to be smarter, better or more progressive than other top programs around the country, but we know that we provide genetics and performance that are equal to the best in the country. What we will tell you is that when you look past all of the hyperbole professed by others in advertising and take a look at what we provide, our cattle are as good as anyone’s in the country.
We believe that management and development of bulls by an independent – non-member operator – further underscores the validity of data that we provide. This is a major difference between us and other cooperator herds. We do not manipulate the data since management of the bulls is conducted by an impartial and independent third party. You cannot find a more objective bull development program anywhere else.
Red Alliance bulls are screened and evaluated multiple times – non-performers are eliminated. We develop the best bulls possible to maximize your profitability.
Meet our team of professional Red Angus bull producers….
Riley and Marianne Malone
Randall Box: 817-614-6869
Sallye Box: 817-988-8323
Morris Box Ranch, located north of Justin, Texas is a three generation cattle operation. Their mission is to breed and develop Red Angus cattle that are phenotypically and structurally correct. Their herd must perform well in the pasture and produce calves that either excel in performance when they get to the feedlot or arrive as registered replacements in your herd. MBR uses both AI and embryo transfer. They selectively choose herd bulls that will improve the herd each and every generation.
Pittman Red Angus
RamBo Cattle Co is a cow/calf operation located in South Central Kansas. Their roots originated from a commercial cow/calf operation and have expanded into producing seed stock Red Angus cattle. In 2010 they turned their focus to registered Red Angus and took advantage of an opportunity to purchase an elite herd of Red Angus cattle with a proven track record and proven donors. Their program is focused on use of embryo transfer and artificial insemination to produce high quality performance grade Red Angus cattle.
Star G Ranch, Inc. / Kyle and Lisa Gilchrist
641-919-1077 / [email protected]
Kyle is one of the founding members of the Red Alliance and is well known for sale management and auctioneer services throughout the country in addition to being a premier producer of Red Angus cattle. Kyle and his wife, Lisa, manage Star G Ranch and have been producing high performance Red Angus cattle since 1973. All Star G Ranch bulls are performance tested and marketed through the Red Alliance Auctions in Oklahoma & Texas.
Steel Caps Cattle Company
Eric Durbin & Suzanne Appolito-Durbin 469-735-9528
Founded with and still relies heavily on proven genetics from Red Alliance member ranches combined with advanced reproductive techniques (AI, ET, IVF). They strive to produce animals with the performance and growth characteristics required for profitability in today’s commercial cattle markets. With ranches located in Howe and Van Alstyne, Texas they are located in the North Texas area. For more information visit their website, www.steelcaps.net or contact them at 214-287-6442
Whisnand Red Angus Farm / Brian and Karen Whisnand
214-762-8541 / www.whisnandredangus.com
Their goal is to produce superior quality Red Angus cattle for use by highly discriminating seed stock and commercial cattle producers. They have raised Red Angus cattle since 1996. They strive to produce the highest quality genetics by starting with a cow herd that has been built by cherry picking from the best herds around the country. In addition they use artificial insemination and embryo transfer extensively in order to take full advantage of the best in Red Angus genetics. This operation has leveraged the high quality genetics offered through the Red Alliance program by purchasing top rated bulls to serve exclusively as their herd sires.
Randy and Ronda Wickman / Dr. Terrance and Diana Wickman
Wickman Farms is a family owned operation located in Northeast Texas. They have raised registered Red Angus cattle since 1986. This family is a long time progressive producer of superior quality Red Angus bulls and replacement females. Wickman Farms contributes much of their success to being a strong subscriber to the high quality genetics offered through the Red Alliance program and consistently purchase top performing bulls to serve as their herd sires. This dedication and commitment to the Red Alliance program has produced outstanding results that are shared with our customers. One more example of a member making exclusive use of genetics produced by the Red Alliance program for use as their herd sires.