August/September 2020

  MUSIC Corb Lund Agricultural Tragic ~  Corb Lund’s music has earned its own genre. You can read the whole article in the current issue of Canadian Cowboy Country magazine. To subscribe, click here or call Marie at 1-800-943-7336. OUTLAW TRAIL “Flat Nose” Curry True tale of the Canadian in Butch Cassidy’s gang. You can read the whole article in …

Calgary – We may not be able to gather together or celebrate in traditional ways during Stampede 2020, but Stampede Spirit can’t be cancelled! We would like to encourage our community to put their hats on and Stampede safely from their homes and yards while supporting local businesses. We would also like to invite our community …

Chuckwagon Biscuits

Lauren Hitchner – Hitchner Quarter Horses, Longview, Alberta Lauren’s mother, who was born in eastern Colorado in 1902, swears this recipe was popular on the wagon trains and with many chuckwagon cooks. The biscuits are tender and moist when fresh, yet durable enough to travel in saddle bags. MAKES 2 DOZEN BISCUITS 1 package active …

Western Hash

Bill and Patricia Dunn Mosquito Creek Ranch, Cayley, Alberta Every rancher needs at least a hundred recipes that use ground beef.  Here’s another one!   SERVES 4 to 6 1 to 1-12 lbs ground beef1 medium onion, chopped1 28 oz can tomatoes1/2 cup celery or green pepper, chopped½ cup raw ricesalt, pepper, oregano, basil to …

Scratch-My-Back Cookies

Bill and Pearl Collins – Leecoll Stables, Calgary, Alberta These cookies were Pearl’s Grandmother Harrington’s favorite. MAKES 2 DOZEN COOKIES 3/4cup butter1 cup brown sugar1 egg1-1/4 cups flour1/2 tsp salt1 tsp vanilla1/2 tsp baking soda1 cup rolled oats1 cup coconut ~ Mix butter, sugar and egg. Add remaining ingredients.  Drop by teaspoonfuls onto cookie sheet …