TLC Silver Link Grand Champion Bull at Great Western Denver Colorado and Ft Worth Stock Show 2012.

Brock and TCL Chops Dot  - Breed Champion Simmental percentage heifer and then went onto win Reserve Grand Champion Supreme Heifer at the Windfarms Classic Weatherford, OK.  His Angus heifer was reserve breed behind the grand heifer. Congratulations Courtney family!  Big win!

TLC True Grit wins Reserve Grand Champion Bull in 2012 Houston Livestock Show.  Shown by Hicks Cattle Company and Jose Leon. Thanks for sharing in this Vernon son x a Silverwood Dragon daughter. 

Oklahoma Beef Expo April 29, 2012  Brock and TCL Chops Dot were Reserve Breed Champion both rings.  Brock won Intermediate Showmanship.

May 5-6, 2012  All did well and Brock and Dot were Supreme at the Pryor Spring Show in one ring and Reserve Grand in the other ring. Will Rogers Classic in Claremore OK,  they were Breed Champion both rings and 3rd best over all in one ring. Brock was Intermediate Showmanship Champion and Madison was Reserve Junior Showmanship champion. 
Judges: Tyler Dewey and Shane Varner at Pryor
Judges: Todd Herman and Blake Bloomberg Claremore

TCL Chops Val and Olivia Branum won their Simmental Plus Class in Hattiesburg MS.  Congratulations - She placed 10th over all at Regionals and seventh in Class at Nationals in LIma Ohio.  Great job Olivia!

OJCA Show in Stillwater OK. Reserve Champion Charolais Plus for LIndy and Breed Champion Simmental plus for Brock!

We thank the Coleman's for sending the picture of a steer calf sired by ZKCC Chopper and out of one of our cows, TLCC Medina P4450 (Medicine Man x Angus and Braunvieh) cow. Alexander Coleman's steer won Reserve Champion Simmental Steer at Tennessee Agribition and also first place carcass out of 70 head to win Grand Champion Carcass at 2012 Tennessee Jr. Livestock Expo. 

TLC Zip Code Z2107 ET Sire Cowan's Ali and Veronica H3 April calf win's Beefbuilder Bull Show.  He came out of the pasture a week before the show, no creep and weighed in at 660 pounds.  We will be sharing him with Hicks Cattle Co from Altus Texas.  TCL Chops Dot and Brock won their class and Division in the Open Simmental Percentage Show.  Judge: Josh Taylor.

2012 archived news

Adair, Oklahoma

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Thorne Ranch has added a 3/4 Simmental Bull Flying B Cutter 208Y sired by Flying B Cut Above aka Fat But   Coming from Flying B Farms - Greg Brown in Mississippi.   He was Reserve Grand Champion Bull at the 2011 Mississippi State Fair behind his full brother.

OYE 2012 - Thank you TLC Cattle Kids!  You all did greatBrock and Dot were Class winner and then considered 3rd place Simmental Plus Heifer over all.  Lindy and Blondy were 2nd in Charolais Plus Class, Lindy and India were 5th in Class behind Brock and Dot in Simmental Plus Class, Madison and Cara were 2nd In Class in Maintainers. 

Simmental, Maine-Anjou and Braunvieh Cattle 

A.W. THORNE LAND & CATTLE