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LBJ Cattle Marketing


Meet the partners of LBJ Cattle Marketing

Lanny Ford

Mr. Lanny Ford is a Hope High School Graduate that went on to attend TCU Ranch Management School in Fort Worth, TX. Thereafter, he returned to Hope and started up F&F Cattle, Inc. with his wife, Melony. Lanny has been in the cattle business all his life. Lanny and Melony have one son, Garrett and daughter-in-law, Hannah.

Bart Emerson

Mr. Bart Emerson is a graduate of Taylor High School and received his Bachelors degree in Agriculture Education from Southern Arkansas University in 1993. Bart and his wife Mindy together have two sons, Beau and Mason. Mr. Emerson is the current Assistant Director of Farm Operations and has been an employee of Southern Arkansas University since spring of 2007.

Jeff Milam

After graduating Prescott schools, Jeff received his Bachelor of Science in Agriculture Education from Southern Arkansas University. Jeff is a self-employed farmer. Jeff and his wife Trish have two sons, Jake and Judd.

More LBJ Crew

Sale Day Vet: Dr Rick Perry

Dr. Rick Perry DVM
Hope, AR 71801
In attendance for interstate certificate of vet inspection

Auctioneer: Lakin Oakley

Mr. Lakin Oakley was born and raised in the farming and ranching business. He has owned and managed both pure-bred and commercial cattle operations. Lakin graduated from the Missouri auction school in 1990 and has been actively involved in the auction business since, working in excess of 200 auctions annually.


Lakin Oakley Auctions is a full service auction company, including inventory, setup, sale order, advertising, sales, collection, and professional bid calling, or any combination thereof.

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