Ranch Work

Raised in Fallon, Nevada, Tia Openshaw grew up a member of the National FFA Organization and with a barnyard of different animals, from an ostrich and llama to hogs and bottle-fed calves. Though she did not live or work on a ranch, she had a strong interest in animal husbandry and agriculture.

Gathering feral cows in the rugged Arizona countryside is dangerous and demanding work. But it’s how two brothers make their living and follow in their father’s footsteps.