Comrade Cowboy, in Pictures

Comrade CowboyParts 1 and 2 of the three-part feature, "Comrade Cowboy," appeared in the July and August issues of Western Horseman. The story chronicles how a Montana rancher is working to establish a large-scale, Western cattle operation in Russia. Darrell Stevenson sent more than 1,400 cows to the former communist nation last January. Relying on a crew of American cowboys and a string of seasoned ranch geldings, Stevenson contends with a multitude of challenges in starting his Russian ranch.

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Border to Border

UnbrandedIt takes commitment to attempt a cross-country pack trip, and courage to attempt it on recently trained Mustangs. Yet, the four men who are creating the documentary “Unbranded” leapt at the chance to embrace a pioneer lifestyle and film their incredible journey.

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Comrade Cowboy

Comrade CowboyMontana rancher Darrell Stevenson teams up with two Russian cattlemen to export an entire cow outfit to the Russian steppes. In the first of a three-part series, the author rides along with the Stevenson cowboys to the land of borscht, fallow land and the $75 steak dinner.

 

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