TLC Silver Link selected Division Champion Bull at 2011 Houston Livestock Show. Reserve Grand Champion Beefbuilder was a TLC Vincente daughter owned by Grant's.  TLC Starwar's Ela Mae and Gracie Stotts were 1st in their class.

TLC Silver Link selected Reserve Grand Champion Bull at San Antonio Texas.. 

2011 Belt Buckle Bonanza in Waco Texas!  TLC Starwar's Ela Mae and Gracie Stotts win Grand Champion Braunvieh Heifer!

Bus load of Lafayette County Cattlemen and Ladies visit Thorne Ranch in June 2011.  We put together several different classes of cattle for them to view.  Great bunch of folks!  Thanks for making the stop at Thorne Ranch.

TLCC Isabella and TLCC Turk sired heifer calf selected Grand Champion Cow Calf Pair and Over All Supreme Maintainer Female for Reighly Blakley.

TLCC Special Viena Y1104 was Calf Champion Maintainer and selected Division Champion Heifer.  (Bryce Bethel, Abbie, Joan and Adrienne Bethel.

TCL Chops Val was Calf Champion Simmental Plus and also selected Division Champion Heifer.  (Abbie, Joan, Adrienne Bethel and Brock Courtney

Thorne Ranch Simmental's and Maine-Anjou Cattle took home Division honors

TLC Silver Links Grand Champion Purebred/ Fullblood Braunvieh 2011 American Royal in Kansas City MO.

Brock Courtney and TCL Chops Dot making an impact on the Simmental Plus OCCA Shows this fall.  She has won breed several times and also Grand Champion Heifer in one show ring with judge; Bret Carter who loved her in Perry Oklahoma on November 13, 2011.  Congratulations Brock and family.

Thorne Ranch heifers in 2011 OCCA  Fall Shows at Perry Oklahoma.

Lindy Nowakowski and TLCC Tigers Blondy won her Class and was Reserve Champion Charolais Plus heifer at Elk City OK behind the supreme female.  Show was on November 19, 2011.  Congratulations!  TCL Chops India was 3rd in Class Simmental Plus heifers.  Brock Courtney and TCL Chops Dot were class winner Simmental Plus.  Thanks Courtney and Nowakowski families for exhibiting Thorne Ranch heifers. Wishing you fun, luck and success with our babies.

Brock continues his winning streak at the Wilburton OK Jackpot Show over the Thanksgiving weekend.   His Angus was selected Grand Champion Heifer, his Hereford was breed Champion , TCL Chops Dot was Simmental Plus Breed Champion and his steer won the show. Congratulations Brock.  We are happy for you!  You are racking up the points for another great year in the OCCA.

Thorne Ranch heifers did very well at the AGR Winter Bonanza in Stillwater OK for Brock Courtney and Lindy Nowakowski.


(Left) TCL Chops Dot was Class winner and was Reserve Champion Breed Simmental Plus heifer in both rings for Brock.  TCL Chops India a full sib to Dot was 2nd in class behind her and was 4th in class in the other ring.  Shown by Lindy.  There were seven total in the class.  
TLC Tigers Blondy was Class winner in one ring and the heifer she beat in class was Reserve Champion Breed in the other ring.  Two judges, Wes Hudson and Jake Scott, two opinions!  Congratulations to both families for exhibiting TLC cattle.

2011 archived news

" You will only be a stranger once at the Thorne Ranch "

TLC Vincente sired heifer for Grant family was Grand Champion Beefbuilder and TLC Starwar's Ela Mae selected Reserve Grand Champion Fullblood/Purebred Heifer for Gracie Stotts.

TLCC Isabella S6392  Grand Champion Cow Calf Pair in two Junior National Breed Shows!  As Beefbuilder and Maintainer.

TLCC Turks Cara was Class winner and Reserve Champion Division Heifer for Madison Currie of Bennington OK.