King Ranch Texas
Cayley Wood 1st
About King Ranch
It is one of the largest ranches in the world, its between Corpus Christi and Bownsville. Its so big they even put it on the map. King Ranch Was made in the mid 1830s. Did you know its also the largest orange juice producer in the United States.(Through its presence in Florida) They sell some of the best saddles in the world. He also created some proper quarter horses for cattle drives.Today, they have improved greatly and grow more crops than they did in the earlier days.
King Ranch grows 30,000 acres of cotton in South Texas every year.
He was the main one who invented King Ranch.
Cattle Industry declined rapidly after the war. Ranches had to sell thier due to severe blizzards and droughts. Many ranchers went broke.
The earlier days
Today they don't do cattle drives anymore since we have trucks and railroads.