John & Lauren Clark
and John Clark, began raising Longhorns in 2013. The original seven
cows were purchased from CedarView Ranch, and they partnered with Todd
McKnight in the ownership of FL Rio Maxine for the purpose of utilizing
flushing on this great producer. On Todd’s advice they also hired
Justin Rombeck as an advisor for their breeding choices and for
assistance in Longhorn sales.
They purchased RC Pacific Mermaid in 2016. Mermaid is the
ultimate cow with 5 over 80” offspring by the time she was five years
old. The foundation herd now consists of three Casanova x FL Rio Maxine
cows, four RC Pacific Mermaid heifer calves, two Mermaid bull calves for
future use, and several exceptional two year olds. Buffalo Gap
Longhorns is focused on producing the highest quality Longhorns possible
with the focus being stacked genetics of top quality animals.