Out Our Way: Calving season - Matthew 10:24-31
Last updated 7/23/2021 at 7:37am
Out our way, the month of February is one of intense sacrifice and labor, for it is typically calving season. Us “sunshine” cowboys who just ride round ups and check the herds in the spring summer and fall usually are spared the February trials and leave that to the real deal cowboys and ranchers.
Alberta Clippers love calving season and make it a favorite time for bringing greetings from the Arctic Circle; the snow can be deep and the temperatures, especially at night, are brutal. Yet the rancher will brave the storms, cold and hardships to be out these checking the herd and often ass...