L.C. Ratchford has an unusual ranch with unusual livestock. The Arkansas rancher raises buffalo. Reporter Rob Stewart heads to the pasture with L.C. to get up close with these largest of North American land animals. L.C. says the majestic buffalo is a fitting symbol for America.
In the past 20 years, ranchers have initiated new herds of buffalo or expanded their existing stock - benefitting from a growing consumer demand for low fat, grass fed and sustainable meat.