Powder River Livestock Equipment originated in Baker, OR in 1938, named after the Powder River, which runs through Baker. Founded by Al Crowson, the company began as a one-man welding shop. Mr. Crowson believed in building heavy-duty products that would hold up under the most rugged conditions. This philosophy was the beginning of a reputation that has built Powder River into a major force in the livestock handling equipment industry.
Today, Powder River's corporate headquarters are in Provo, UT. Powder River's squeeze chutes, working systems, classic gates and panels are unsurpassed in quality, functionality and reliability, making them an overall great investment. They continue developing cutting edge products to assist today's producer in a successful operation. Powder River products are not just limited to cattle handling. They produce several top quality items for the equine industry including stalls, round pens, gates and feeders. They also provide cowboy tough rodeo equipment, cattle guards, dog kennels and more.
Powder River services some 1400 dealers nationwide and internationally. Pasture Management has been distributing Powder River products for over 10 years now, with many satisfied and returning customers. Powder River continues to be the industry leader in durable livestock handling equipment, and looks forward to meeting the future needs of livestock owners everywhere.