Folks have been asking for an update on Ron Ratliff, Ratliff Jerseys from Garnett, Kansas who was burned in a fire on their farm last weekend.
Ron is in an induced coma and has shown improvement. He will be in the hospital for at least 30 days. If you would like to convey a sentiment you can leave a comment below or send Ron and the family a card by using the following address:
University of Kansas -Burn center
% Ron Ratliff 3901 Rainbow Blvd.
Kansas City,Kansas 66160.
No flowers can be accepted in the burn unit.
Even though the barn was a total loss, Christy Ratliff said the Proof of Progress II sale will still be held in May.
Here are some pictures of the barn fire:
Keeping the dairy running at home has been a challenge met by generous people in the industry. Please keep Ron and Christy and everyone on the farm in your thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. Dairy Agenda Today will provide updates on Ron's condition when they become available.