Ben and Natalie graduated from Kansas State University with degrees in Animal Science. Ben has been part of the operation since graduation. Natalie works for Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health as a Cattle Territory Manager. Ben and Natalie have two sons, Bentley and Briar. They live 3 miles from the ranch. Natalie, Bentley and Briar are at the ranch frequently helping with ranch chores and activities.
Renae is a North Dakota State University graduate and is currently the Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension Agent for Morton County. We are excited that she and her husband, Tanner moved closer to home. Tanner, also a North Dakota State University graduate is a Sales Agronomist with CHS.
Alex and Rebecca Acheson reside in Elk Point, SD with their three boys, Cooper (2015) , Emmett (2017) and Rhett (2020). Rebecca is the Associate Director — Beef Operations for Tyson Foods in Dakota Dunes, SD. Alex is a Regional Manager for the American Hereford Association. Both graduates of Kansas State University, they enjoy attending sporting events and alumni functions with Cooper and Emmett in Manhattan, KS. When time allows, Cooper and Emmett love spending time in ND at the ranch riding Jake (horse), helping drive the side-by-side and tractors, and feeding cows.
5520 County Road 81, St. Anthony, ND 58566
Located 4 miles east of St. Anthony, the Angus mecca of North Dakota. 25 miles Southwest of Bismarck