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Of Cowboys and the World’s Best Pigs

Of Cowboys and the World’s Best Pigs

By Sean Murphy, owner of Beach Bistro   It was a John Wayne moment. I was walking through the Bistro bar and there was John Wayne wearing the biggest, whitest cowboy hat I had ever seen. He was leaning John Waynish against the corner of the bar rail.   He... Read More...
4,515 acres sell in rural Manatee

4,515 acres sell in rural Manatee

BY MATT M. JOHNSON – MJOHNSON@BRADENTON.COM SEPTEMBER 24, 2014 12:00 AM, UPDATED SEPTEMBER 24, 2014 08:12 AM Read more here: https://www.bradenton.com/news/business/public-records/article34733265.html#storylink=cpyMANATEE — The CEO of one of the... Read More...
Conservation Cowboy

Conservation Cowboy

Excerpt from article on USNEWS.com by Katelyn Newman Jim Strickland is a sixth-generation cattle rancher who, alongside fellow ranchers in the Sunshine State, is working to preserve Southwest Florida’s natural habitat. As the sun begins to rise and the mist breaks on... Read More...