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Lone Mountain Fullblood Black Wagyu Wins at National Western Stock Show

February 3, 2014

For Immediate Release Lone Mountain Fullblood Black Wagyu Wins Again at the National Western Stock Show Fullblood Wagyu Cow-Calf Pair Awarded 2014 Grand Champion GOLDEN, New Mexico – February 3, 2014 – The 2014 Grand Champion Fullblood Black Wagyu Cow-Calf Pair was awarded to Lone Mountain Cattle Company at January’s National Western Stock Show in […]

Kenichi Ono wrote the book on Wagyu…literally.

December 17, 2013

For years, I had seen and heard references to Kenichi Ono’s three-volume series Outstanding Wagyu of Japan, but I had never been able to obtain my own copies. I sent inquiries to a mailing address in Japan, but they were evidently ignored or misdirected. Ono’s series was the definitive work on the genetic history of […]

The Outstanding Wagyu of Japan

July 25, 2013

Renowned Japanese researcher Kenichi Ono has written a definitive series of books roughly translated as “100 Greatest Wagyu in Japan.”* I first hunted down his authoritative books during my visit to Japan’s 9th Zenkyo** in 2007. Ono has now published four volumes covering many of the most well known and highly regarded Wagyu cattle, both […]