Quality Wagyu Cattle and Genetics

From the grass fields of Eastern Oregon direct to your freezer. Hormone free, naturally raised 100% fullblood Wagyu beef. Wagyu—The Japanese breed famous as “Kobe Beef,” noted  for its marbeling, flavor and tenderness. Until now, most Kobe type beef has only been found in the world’s 5 star restaurants.

Wagyu beef is a healthy alternative for consumers. University studies have indicated Wagyu beef have a much lower ratio of saturated fats than most other breeds of cattle.

The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition shows Wagyu to have an abundance of Omaga 3 fatty acids. Order direct from our ranch, cut and wrapped to your specifications and delivered to your door.

Sutton Creek Cattle Company is a partnership ranch located in Baker County, Oregon. Our Wagyu herd was moved here from Western Oregon in 2001 by Richard and Marcie Hammond. After managing the Wagyus for the Hammonds for three years, the herd was purchased by Ken, Julie and Jeff in 2004.

Ken is the past president of the American Wagyu Association, and is employed at AG Insurance, protecting your way of life. If you grow it, brand it, ride it, or eat it, we insure it!  Julie stays at the ranch and makes sure that everything gets fed, watered, maintained and the book work gets done!


Jeff Penick is a Land man and owner of Phoenix Land Services Inc. He is a nation wide traveler and is in charge of the promotion, marketing and financial aspects of Sutton Creek Cattle Company.

Ken ,Julie and Jeff are all members of the Oregon Cattleman's Association  and National Cattlemen's Beef Association.
We raise 100% Full blood and Purebred Wagyu's, selling Bulls, Heifers , Cows, Embryos and Semen.

We are a full service ranch, offering consulting to Angus/Wagyu breeders on Calf buy back programs, Wagyu Cattle, Embryos, Semen sales and AI service. As experienced ranchers, we operate an irrigated pasture ranch raising cattle and hay, horses, dogs, cats and kids.

Our Ranch has a USDA approved Embryo Quarantine Facility, approved for most countries in the world, including the European Union. We sell embryos world wide on a custom order basis. Costs vary depending on a particular country's protocol.

Semen can be purchased through our Ranch. We have bloodlines from Michifucu, Fukutsuru-068, Mt.Fuji, Mazda, Takazakra, Suzutani and numerous other prominant sires.

  • 100% Full Bloods
  • High Percentage Purebreds
  • Bulls and replacement Heifers 
  • AI Service
  • Embryos & Semen (Domestic and Import) 
  • Embryo Recipient Cows