It was to this open range that Bill and Margaret Broussard came in 1969. Originally from a Louisiana ranching family and trained as a physician, Bill came to Florida following eight years of military service to establish a medical practice and get back into ranching. The Broussard’s set out to create a fitting tribute to their son Allen’s legacy and in 1990 founded the Allen Broussard Conservancy.
The Crescent J Ranch is a working horse and cattle ranch, located within the lands known as Forever Florida, and is a key part in the mission of ecological education and preservation of native Florida land and species.
Read about the Charlolais herd (originating in France), selective breeding, endangered breeds and what they mean to Florida.