John and Gail Derrick and family welcome you to our site, devoted to the promotion of Dexter Cattle with general information about the industry and details about our own Dexter herd. We’re located in Gatesville, in the Heart of Texas, bordering the Fort Hood area about 35 miles from Waco. Please take some time to look around. If you’re thinking about starting your own Dexter cattle operation in Texas, don’t miss our page on the advantages of raising Dexters.