Contact InfoCrockett, Texas
BiographyRyan Rash from Crockett, Texas, has been a regular at livestock shows since he was born. The son of Billy Rash and Cherie Carrabba, Ryan was not a year old when his parents formed the nucleus of what has become the prestigious Texas Junior Livestock Association.
Prior to being old enough to show, Ryan spent his time in the grandstands where he and his dad discussed the livestock that were being judged in the arena.
He took that knowledge with him to Texas A&M University where under the direction of Dr. Chris Skaggs and Dr. Chris. Boleman, Ryan's 1999 livestock judging team took home the National Intercollegiate Livestock Judging Championship.
During his collegiate judging career, Ryan placed in the Top Ten Individuals of every collegiate contest he entered, as we as placing in the Top Ten of oral reasons in every contest and winning both cattle and swine at several contests.
He was the High Point Individual at the Fort Worth, Mid South Fair. Houston and Georgia National Intercollegiate Judging Contests.
He currently works for the Texas Junior Livestock Association and The Showbox magazine.
In addition he is the owner of SBCC, a cattle company and consulting firm that has an incredible track record for procuring and supervising cattle for junior livestock projects.
He has selected and supervised the Grand Champion or Reserve Grand Champion steers for junior exhibitors at the State Fair if Texas, San Antonio Livestock Show, and Star of Texas Livestock Show. He also has selected and supervised the Grand Champion steer at the Houston Livestock Show 6 times and the Reserve Grand Champion Steer at Houston twice.
He has judged both nationally and internationally at shows throughout the United States and Mexico. States where he has judged include Arkansas, Arizona, California, Kansas, Florida, Illinois, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, and Washington.
EducationB.S. - Texas A&M Universtity
2014 Illinois Beef Expo Steer Show