North Dakota brand inspector has been ‘riding the brands’ for 55 years
Grand Forks Herald
Delbert Eszlinger, 75, has been a part-time local cattle brand inspector for 55 years. Every year, just before Christmas, the Ashley, N.D., rancher gets a little card in the mail, renewing his appointment. “To be honest with you, I never thought I would last this long in this field,” Eszlinger said.