Rodeo Culture

By Phillip Kitts

What inspires a person to drive thousands of miles across numerous states during all times of the year? What drives a person to put the needs and safety of an animal over their own?

The answers to these questions come from not an individual or a career field but a complete culture that spans not only the United States but also the entire history of our great country.

The rodeo culture can be traced back to a time where many of our current states were not even officially part of the union. The one consistency was all these states had some sort of agricultural and farming influence and nearly all of them had some sort of rodeo.

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