December 5, 2017

Schryver Farms: 2017 Commercial Breeder Of The Year

We are Schryver Farms and we got into Shorthorns by accident.  Our first bull was purchased from Mel and Leroy Logan of Jarvie about 30-35 years ago.  We were dairy farming at the time and we were looking for easier calving for our Holstein heifers.  We were very pleased with the calving ease and the calves. So much so that we decided to keep all the heifer’s calves.  And so began our first herd of beef cows. These cows were all very quiet, easy to handle and raised large calves.  In 1997 we sold the dairy herd and concentrated on […]