My Favorite TED Talk-Allan Savory

Much of the earth surface isn’t suited for growing crops and I believe the only way we can feed the world’s growing population is through the use of grazing livestock.

This video does a really good job at showing why we need to manage the environment.  A hands off approach wont work and is actually increasing desertification.

Antlered Mule Deer Doe taken on the CF Ranch 12/29/11

This antlered mule deer doe was taken at about 5:00 pm December 29, 2011 on the CF Ranch north of Alpine, Texas.  We filmed the necropsy to share with the biologists at TPWD and with the Borderlands Research Institute at Sul Ross State University.

2010 Wildlife Pictures from the CF Ranch

Most of these pictures were taken between Christmas and New Years Eve, 2010 on the CF Ranch which is located just North of Alpine, in the Big Bend Region of West Texas.



CF Ranch’s 4th of July Asado-Mike Micallef

Big Al wanted to have an Argentine style asado at the CF Ranch for his guests.  I ended up cooking entraña (Skirt Steak), asado de tira (Flanken/Trayed Short Ribs), charred sweet potatoes, rescaldo sweet red peppers and onions, chimichurri, chapa bread and chorizo.  Here’s a couple of pictures…Mike