Meet the Open Show Judge for Ring 1

Tyler Cates
Modoc, Indiana

Tyler Cates is a Shorthorn and Angus breeder from Modoc, Indiana. He owns and operates Cates Farms Shorthorns with his father Brian and his uncle Randy. He owns and operates Sunrise Sunset Angus Farm with his wife Cortney and daughter Piper. He attended Northeast Oklahoma, A&M College and Purdue University. While at Purdue, he was an assistant judging team coach. Tyler has judged Louisville, Denver, Kansas City, Ft Worth, Reno Hereford and Angus, Cow Palace and seven Jr. Nationals.