Come and steak it, Texas. This summer, join Americans everywhere as we raise our tongs in savory celebration of United We Steak.
Meet father and son team, Coleman Hudgins Locke and John Locke of J.D. Hudgins Ranch in Hungerford, Texas. Treating the animals with care is the main priority of the ranch. They understand that their family’s legacy and livelihood depend on how well they treat the cattle that provide them with the life they wouldn’t trade for anything.
Everything is bigger in Texas including the cattle industry. As the largest cattle producing state in the country, about 17% of all U.S. cattle ranchers and approximately 8% of the annual U.S. beef production are from Texas.