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Glory

It is possible to know glory as a rancher…especially if you're pint-sized. County and state rodeos give kids interested in agribusiness a chance to raise and show their own cows, pigs, goats, and lambs. The money earned by junior champions for their prize animals can be just sick: The National Western Stock Show in Denver has received winning bids as high as $110,500. For that kind of cash, even the most emotional eight-year-old would be willing to part with Wilbur.

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