Ranching for Profit for Young Adults
Ranching for Profit
for Young Adults
A Business Intensive for Young Ranchers
for Young Adults A Business Intensive for Young Ranchers
4-day, hands on intensive training for young adults wanting to develop business management skills in agriculture.
June 11-15, 2023 Rock Springs Ranch, Decker, MT
BBQ reception the evening of June 11th
Course begins 8 AM June 12th and concludes at noon on the 15th
Program is delivered in partnership with Rock Springs Ranch (Frank Berlogar), Wally Olson, Ranch Right, Noble Research Institute and Chase Brothers Realty
Jordan Steele – Ranching For Profit Instructor, Director of Operations Ranch Management Consultants
Caitlin Hebbert – Livestock Consultant – Noble Research Institute
Wally Olson – Olson Ranch LLC and Instructor of Marketing Schools
John Haskell – Ranch Right Owner
Greg Glenn – RFP Alumni/EL Facilitator and Farmer
Limited to 54 participants
Accommodation will be camping on the ranch. Campers/trailers are allowed or tent camping. There is also an indoor arena for sleeping bags/bed rolls. Showers and restrooms are available. Meals will be provided by a caterer on ranch.
$750 per participant includes meals and primitive accommodation
Sunday June 11th: Evening BBQ Reception
Monday June 12th: 8 AM to Noon:
- Circle of control/circle of concern
- What is Profit?
- The 3 Secrets to Increase Profit
1-9 PM – Rock Springs Ranch Tour, dinner on ranch hosted by Rock Springs Ranch
Tuesday June 13th: 8 AM to Noon:
- Application of Economic Theory
- Case Study of Example Ranches
- Understanding what the numbers mean
Tuesday Afternoon – Padlock Ranch Tour – Leadership of people
Wednesday June 14th: 8 AM to Noon:
- Why Grazing Management Matters
- Soil then Plants, then Animals
Wednesday Afternoon – Bauer Ranch Tour – Getting started from scratch, sheep and irrigated pasture grazing
Wednesday Evening – Celebration Dinner with entertainment by Tris Munsick
Thursday June 15th: Morning (Adjourn by Noon):
- Putting it all together.
- Strategic Planning and Action Plans.
Payment and Cancellation Policy
Cost of the program is $750 per participant. This includes tuition, all meals and primitive lodging.