A.W. THORNE LAND & CATTLE, inc.

Adair, Oklahoma

Thorne Ranch cattle kids and cattle do well at Local Shows!

This is where we will keep the latest news of Cattle Kids and Thorne Ranch cattle and events. Our genetics are still making an impact. Thank your for using our genetics.

TLC Silver Link Progeny perform well!

Sept 2015 - TLC Silver Link progeny # 1 in RFI 4.05 and # 1 in ADG 4.43 over all breeds at the Summer 2015 Best of the Test Navasota Texas. TLC Genetics will compete in several categories. TLC Silver Link was also the sire of the 2015 National Show Heifer of the Year MAE Glitter Girl owned by Molly Mirassou of Weatherford, Texas.  Show ring, pasture, feedlot and carcass.

TLCC Turk Progeny continue to make their mark on the Maine-Anjou breed for us and our customers.

GVC Kalli 64Y sired by TLCC Turk was one of their top sellers in their Green Valley Cattle Maine Anjou Dispersion Sale at $11,500.  Another Turk sired heifer brought $8500.00

Abbie honored with 2015 Best Mayes County Living and Working Cowboy.  Our family and friends attended the presentation at Cowboy Trade Days in Pryor OK.  Thank you family, Diann Thorne, Logan and Grace,  Delynn and Olivia Plott.  Friends Susan and Roxanne Gebhart, Ethan Mock, Bryce Bethel, Ed and Carol Smith. Thanks to Ivan Pace our friend that encouraged me to submit Abbie for this award.

2015 archived news 

TLC Silver Link Progeny sweep the American Royal in Kansas City, MO November 24, 2015  Out of three different dams.

  • Grand Champion Purebred Braunvieh bull - MAE Magnum Pi owned by Molly Mirassou
  • Grand Champion Purebred Heifer - AAAC Ava's Silver Lady 3915C owned by Gavin Jones
  • Reserve Grand Champion Purebred Heifer Star Gypsy Soule 55B2 owned by Star Ranch - Leslie and Molly Mirassou
  • Reserve Division Champion Heifer - Star Soule Sister 55B3 owned by Star Ranch - Leslie and Molly Mirassou of Weatherford Texas.​

2015 Houston Livestock Show and 2015 Ft Worth Stock Show.  See more of Star Ranch cattle at their website www.starranchcattle.com

  • MAE Glitter Girl Grand Champion Heifer MAE Magnum  was Reserve Grand Champion Bull
  • Molly Mirassou showed TLC Silver Link sired progeny at 2014 Kansas City Royal and Glitter Girl was Reserve Grand there and 2015 Fort Worth Stock Show she was; Youth show Reserve Champion, Open National show Grand Champion heifer, She had Champion Produce of Dam, and she had 4 first places. 

July 10, 2015 Congratulations Ryan Beeson - Grand Champion Market Steer and Reserve Grand Champion Heifer at Youth Fair - Cherryvale, KS.

2015 Spring Shows had several TLC Heifers in the limelight and pay window for our Cattle Kids!  Congratulations!

Our Cattle kids in Arkansas had good results with Flying B Cutter sired heifers out of first calf heifers to boot this summer and fall 2015.  Thanks to the Carter Scates and Austin and Blayke Rogers for pulling a Thorne Ranch heifer.  Watch for more pictures of Blayke and Austin Rogers and their heifers.  They are in the same county with Carter.  Two great families!  Thank you!