Youth soaking up skills and new friendships being gained at Calgary Stampede 4-H Rodeo on Stampede grounds.
Some of the best in the rodeo business are teaching youth the skills to compete in rodeo and in life on the Calgary Stampede grounds.
Gary Stanford says he has seen a lot of change in his many years farming the land his family owns near Magrath, Alberta. He says farms are growing and trends are constantly changing, which is why he is thankful to be able to farm with his wife, Diane, and their family.
An international culture exchange involving auctioneers. Two brothers from South Africa tour Canada, compete on the international stage and talk about the differences between the industry in the two countries.
For seven years Cody Lafrentz has had a routine every day that included taking care of steers so that he could take them to shows including the Calgary Stampede. And while his future no doubt has livestock and cattle in it, this past Junior Steer Classic was the last time he will show a steer at the event. He made the most it taking home the title of Grand Champion of the show.