Brand Awareness: Decoding Cattle Brands

*Note appended below When 19th century Texas land baron Samuel Maverick flouted tradition by refusing to brand his cattle, he could not have known his name would come to represent everything from brassy independence to Tom Cruise to Alaskan politicking. But his indifference toward the status quo soon gave unbranded cattle the ranching land over … Continue reading Brand Awareness: Decoding Cattle Brands