Cattle, kids and creativity come together

BASHAW, Alta. — With almost 60 children working with cattle, dipping T-shirts in buckets of dye and painting at craft tables, cow camp is an example of organized confusion. That freedom to choose and create is part of Cecilie Fleming’s plan to foster their independence. “The goal is to have fun and be creative and […] Read more

Japan meets Canada in show ring

BASHAW, Alta. — When Takuya Tsujino arrived from Japan on an exchange program, he expected to be part of his host family’s life. He didn’t know it would involve leading cattle around a show ring. Tsujino was given a crash course in washing, leading and showing cattle by the Wildman family of Sangudo, Alta., with […] Read more