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Producer Spotlight – Rocking A Ranch


ROCKING A RANCH, owned by Allen and Cheryll Grainger, and their daughters, Allison and Lauren, continues a rich tradition of ranching excellence in Central Texas. In the 1950s, Allen’s grandfather, George A. Butler, established Rocking A Ranch, later known as Mayfair Ranch, near Brenham, Texas. Under the guidance of manager Jim Theeck, Mayfair Ranch ran approximately 2,000 head of commercial cattle and 250 head of purebred Santa Gertrudis cattle.

After Mr. Butler’s death in 1987, Allen and Cheryll continued the tradition of raising cattle on the main ranch known as Mayfair. Over time, their own herd has grown to include 150 purebred Santa Gertrudis and 100 Santa Gertrudis Star Five Brazos Composite, a breed consisting of ½ Santa Gertrudis and ¼ each of Hereford and Gelbvieh, females.

In addition to raising great cattle, Allen and Cheryll, along with their daughters, remain very active in Santa Gertrudis Breeders International. Cheryll currently serves on the board as Vice President of Marketing and Promtions, and Allen is the Director of the National Santa Gertrudis Youth Foundation. Both daughters are past directors of The National Junior Santa Gertrudis Association.

Rocking A is committed to breeding top-tier cattle that are performance-driven, and their selection fits the needs of purebred and commercial breeders alike.

STOP BY THE RANCH OR GIVE US A CALL – come see what three generations of excellent bloodlines can do for your herd.

PO Box 2282 • Brenham, TX 77834
Ranch: 979-830-8785 • Allen: 979-337-4151 • Cheryll: 979-337-4152

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