|Star B Ranch a winner
in Recent Buffalo Show
Star B Ranch of Ramona was a winner in the first-ever annual Wild West
Buffalo Stampede Show and Sale help Nov. 12-13 in Reno, Nev.
Star B, California's largest buffalo ranch, was one of the
sponsors, founders and contestants in the buffalo sale and auction.
The Ramona business won the first place trophy in the bull
class division, as well as the overall Reserve Grand Champion Bull.
Ken Childs, manager of family owned and operated Star B
Ranch, in on the National Bison Association Board, and is also the first
elected president of the newly-formed Western Bison Association. He
and his wife Denice have been raising bison for 20 years and have been
involved in the preservation of the American Bison with the help of his
children, Amie and Jacob. Star B is well known in Southern
California for its all natural buffalo meat line.
At the Reno event, some 125 buffalo from western states were
auctioned for an average price of $1,800 each.
as printed in the Ramona Sentinel