Ronald Richardson paid his way into the full-time cattle business with 20 years at a Louisiana paper mill. Those days, cattle were more a hobby for the Calhoun producer. Today, they are a full-time business built on Richardson's belief that you set yourself up to succeed, and you always keep looking forward.
"Some people think the cattle business is about the 'now.' I think it's about where you'll be a year from now. If you start worrying about where you are today, you're already behind," the cattleman said.
Richardson's philosophy is a good one for a man who ...