Green Plains Cattle Company’s Hereford, Texas feedyard is located in an area recognized as the “Beef Capital of the World” because of the large number of cattle fed in the area.
The yard is located 22 miles north of Hereford, Texas. The feedyard has the capacity to feed roughly 36,000 head. It was built around 1965 and expanded in the late 1970’s. On March 16, 2017 Green Plains Inc. purchased the feedyard from Great Plains Cattle Feeders. The yard has been a member of the Texas Cattle Feeders Association since 1967.