Dimitri Mataragas, owner

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October 10, 2015 - Second Annual Iron Lake Ranch Production Sale, Athens, TX
October 31, 2015 - The Ladies of the Royal Sale, Kansas Cisty, MO
December 2015 - Hoffman Ranch and Iron Lake Ranch Joint Internet Embryo Sale
January 2016 - National Western Hereford Sales, Denver, CO




Iron Lake Ranch is dedicated to producing Top Quality Hereford Seedstock that balances Muscle, Volume and Eye Appeal with Performance, Carcass Quality and EPD profiles to lead the industry.

To achieve this goal...
We use the most proven sires of the Hereford Breed and combine them with the finest Donor Cows to develop a Uniform, Functional set of cows with great udders and plenty of pigment.
We have invested in Cutting Edge Herd sires that are leaders in performance and power.


Ranch News...

Private Treaty bulls for sale. Visit the For Sale page for more information.




THANK YOU to Ehlke Herefords for purchasing half interest, full possession in our Denver bull for $27,000.







$100,000 DONATION TO HYFA Iron Lake Ranch, along with Churchill Cattle Co and Stuber Ranch donated the Lot 1 donation heifer to the Mile High Night Sale that brought $100,000 to benefit the Hereford Youth Foundation of American. read more





H Ms 5139 Advance 4007
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HH Miss Advance 5139R - dam of 4007


Iron Lake Ranch recently purchased H Ms Advance 4007 from the 2014 Hoffman Sale. She is currently the highest selling Hereford Female on record at $185,000. and is by 88X, the Hereford bull that is gaining in popularity every day as the calves keep getting better and better.  The mother is 5139R the line one donor cow that commanded $175,000 in the 2013 Hoffman Sale and has recorded $2,000,000 in progeny sales.  This heifer perfectly fits the Iron Lake program of combining performance with style.




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