Fort Worth, Texas – The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) will host a ranch gathering Tuesday, August 26, at the Kaufman County Fairgrounds in Kaufman, Texas. Registration will begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by a complimentary beef dinner.
The event is free and open to the public.
TSCRA Special Ranger Troy McKinney will update ranchers on cattle thefts in the area and let them know how they can better protect their livestock and equipment. Mike McCravey, Texas Beef Council Industry Relations Manager, will provide an update on the Texas Beef Checkoff. Additionally, TSCRA staff will update cattle raisers on important legislative issues.
Please RSVP to 800-242-7820, ext. 192, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
To get to the Kaufman County Fairgrounds from the intersection of US-175 and TX-34, head south on TX-34. After 1.1 miles, the fairgrounds will be on the left.
The ranch gathering is sponsored by Novartis Animal Health and Legacy Ag Credit. Anyone who joins TSCRA at the gathering will receive a free metal gate sign courtesy of Bayer Animal Health and New Holland Agriculture.
All members of the press are invited to attend.
TSCRA is a 137-year-old trade association and is the largest and oldest livestock organization based in Texas. TSCRA has more than 16,000 beef cattle operations, ranching families and businesses as members. These members represent approximately 50,000 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 and Oklahoma, but throughout the Southwest.