Tuesday, January 29, 2013

RHD To Host Livestock Advertising & Photography Workshop

Ranch House Designs, Inc. will host a two-day livestock marketing workshop on April 19-20 in Wharton, Texas. The workshop features a complete guide to livestock advertising including the importance of livestock marketing, determining an advertising budget, different tools available for the livestock producer, advertising design, email marketing, web design, social media, and much more. The group will also host an optional hands-on livestock photography workshop on April 20, where participants will photograph actual livestock at V8 Ranch followed by a hands-on classroom session about image management, ethical photography retouching, processing videos for use on YouTube and the requirements for pictures and videos in use on websites.

This comprehensive workshop will feature speakers Rachel Cutrer and Stacey Shanks, of RHD, along with keynote speaker Carlos Guerra of LaMuneca Cattle Company and guest video instructors Wade Fischer and Joelynn Rathmann of Ideal Video Productions.

Registration is now open at www.ranchhousedesigns.com. Adult workshop registration is $150 and student registration is $100. There is an additional fee of $100 to participate in the optional on-farm livestock photography workshop at V8 Ranch. 

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Denver Photo A Day Challenge

Join us for a fun way of showcasing what's going on at Denver this year! Post your pics on Instagram and tag @ranchhousedesigns and #rhdphotoaday. Post your photos from ANY of the categories on ANY day. Each day we will choose one favorite photo to win an RHD prize. Prizes will vary each day but will be t-shirts, caps, RHD hoodies, inspirational metal art and more. Then, after Denver, we will post each of our daily winners on our Facebook page and our fans will choose our "Best in Show" Denver photo. That winner will receive a free ticket to our April Livestock Marketing Workshop!