Meet Our Florida Cattle Ranchers

FCR believes that you will better understand how and why we produce Rare Beef – Well Done by meeting our ranchers and learning their unique stories.

Their stories provide a glimpse into our rich ranching heritage, the importance we place on building a Sustainable Florida in every way, and our passion for producing great beef, born and raised in Florida.

As much as our ranchers love talking about ranching, the land, and their cattle, they dislike talking about themselves. We’ve managed to pull a few personal insights out of them, and the rest we found out from their family members. We hope you enjoy getting to know them a little better.

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Doyle Carlton, III

Wauchula, Forida
Roman III Ranches

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Ken Griner

Chiefland, Florida
Usher Farm and Usher Land & Timber, Inc.

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Dr. Robert Gukich

Lake Wales, Florida
G7 Ranch

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Alex Johns

Brighton, Florida
First American Ranch, Natural Resource Director, Seminole Tribe of Florida

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Cary Lightsey

Lake Wales, Florida
Lightsey Cattle Company

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Gene Lollis

Lake Placid, Florida (closest city)
Ranch Manager for Buck Island Ranch

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Don Quincey

Chiefland, Florida
Quincey Cattle Company

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Dan Ryals

Arcadia, Florida
Ryals Cattle Company, LLC

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Jim Strickland

Myakka City, Florida
Strickland Ranch, Strickland Ranch and Exports, Inc., Big Red Cattle Company, Manager of Blackbeard’s Ranch

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Woody Larson

Okeechobee, Florida
Dixie Ranch a division of Family Tree Enterprises, LLLP

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Bo Hobby

Williston, Florida
Rockin H Ranch

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Brad Etheridge

Williston, Florida
Etheridge Cattle Company

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Roger Clift

Homosassa Springs, Florida

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