Why Minis?

  • Ideal for small farm/ranch acreages
  • Very friendly personalities; docile and easy to handle
  • Less stress on facilities, equipment and pasture
  • An economical and efficient alternative to raising quality beef
  • Ideal 4-H projects for younger members or those with limited acreages and facilities
  • Great for kids – teach the responsibility of owning and raising cattle on a smaller, more manageable scale
  • Perfect amount of beef to put in the freezer – requiring about 1/3 the expense of raising a full size beef animal
  • Miniature Herefords are an ideal way to diversify your beef operation to better meet today’s consumer preference for beef
  • In today’s health conscious environment, Miniature Herefords are an answer in the quest to keep BEEF on America’s table. The cuts are premium, well marbled and lean – just in a small size to be satisfying yet practical in our diet
  • Miniature Herefords are registered with the American Hereford Association
  • Maintain agricultural status for tax purposes.