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Tips from a Night Calver

Holly Wilson

Tags cowgirl lifestyle, rancher, ranching, western lifestyle

Tips from a Night Calver

By Dusti Berry Calving season. Some of us love it, some of us despise it with a vehement passion. We all are familiar with the sleepless nights spent chugging coffee in the barn, the feeling of waiting on a heifer, wondering whether or not she’s having trouble or just piddlin’ around, and the host of other thoughts that I’d wager have crossed all our minds now and then throughout the season. I’ve spent the majority of many a calving season in the barn, playing midwife to both first calf heifers and seasoned old mamas. I’ve also worked through a calving...


From the Archives: Ceci + Daisy

Holly Wilson

Tags cow, rancher, ranchers daughter, ranching, western lifestyle

From the Archives: Ceci + Daisy

If you see a teenager riding a heifer down the road, smile and wave. What started out as a bottle-feeder on her family’s cattle ranch turned into a special bond between Ceci and her heifer, Daisy.


2019 Girl Boss Awards

2019 Girl Boss Awards

Nominations are OPEN for the 2019 Girl Boss Awards! The Girl Boss Awards are designed to showcase girl bosses in the industry, from makers and brands to cowgirls and photographers.


2018 Girl Boss Award Recipients

2018 Girl Boss Award Recipients

Last year, the RockN W Report hosted the First Girl Boss Awards. Geared towards providing recognition for women in the western industry, the Girl Boss Awards were presented to women in various categories that were nominated and voted for by their peers.


From the Archives: Sarah Show

From the Archives: Sarah Show
People in the western world are no strangers to adversity. When you work with livestock, equipment and outside in all seasons, there are so many things that can wear us down or go wrong. Hard work and hard times often go hand in hand. If you look around, a neighbor, a friend, a family member, someone close to you, is working their way through a struggle of some kind. Often times those hardships are not known or seen by others.