FORT WORTH, Texas — The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) will host a ranch gathering Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019, at the West Texas A&M Ag Research Complex in Canyon, Texas. The event will provide an opportunity for local cattle producers to learn about TSCRA’s recent activities, discuss issues facing cattle raisers and connect with other cattle producers in the area. Registration will begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by a complimentary beef dinner.
TSCRA Special Ranger Harold Dempsey is slated to provide an update on recent law enforcement activities in the area and discuss strategies to keep livestock and equipment safe and secure. Attendees will also receive updates on other topics of interest to cattle raisers and the community, including a briefing on recent governmental activities that impact Texas ranchers and landowners.
The event is open to the public and free of charge.
If planning to attend, TSCRA asks that you register at www.tscra.org/ranch-gatherings or (800) 242-7820, ext. 192. A parking pass is required and can be requested from TSCRA when you register.
The West Texas A&M Ag Research Complex is at 600 West Texas A&M Drive, Canyon, TX 79016.
TSCRA would like to thank Elanco, Nutrition Plus, Capital Farm Credit, Express Scale Services and Bamert Seed Company for sponsoring the event.
All members of the press are invited to attend. To arrange any one-on-one interviews before or during the event, please contact Jeremy Fuchs at (512) 469-0171 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
TSCRA is a 142-year-old trade association and is the largest and oldest livestock organization based in Texas. TSCRA has more than 17,500 beef cattle operations, ranching families and businesses as members. These members represent approximately 55,000 individuals directly involved in ranching and beef production who manage 4 million head of cattle on 76 million acres of range and pasture land primarily in Texas, Oklahoma and throughout the Southwest.
For more TSCRA news releases, visit tscra.org.
—Jeremy Fuchs, Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association