TSCRA To Host Ranch Gathering In Bowie

BOWIE, Texas - The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) invite you to a ranch gathering, Thursday, at the Bowie Community Center.

TSCRA president and rancher Joe Parker Jr. said, "TSCRA ranch gatherings are a great place for folks to get together for fellowship and discuss what's going on in the cattle business. These gatherings aren't just for TSCRA members. Anyone interested in the cattle industry is invited to attend."

A diverse pair of featured presenters will be there to talk about a variety of topics.

Donnell Brown, seedstock and marketing manager for RA Brown Ranch, will give a presentation on the importance of youth in agriculture. Allen Jackson, Micro Beef Technologies, will discuss new value added technologies for cattle.

The event is open to the public.

Date: Thursday, May 31st

Location: The Bowie Community Center

Address: 413 Pelham St. in Bowie

Registration: 5:30 p.m. followed by a complimentary beef dinner.

Please RSVP: 800-242-7820, ext. 192, or rsvp@tscra.org.

The ranch gathering is sponsored by Capital Farm Credit, Merck Animal Health, Micro Beef Technologies and Texas Range Minerals.

TSCRA is a 135 year-old trade association and is the largest and oldest livestock organization based in Texas. It has more than 15,000 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 four million head of cattle on 76 million acres of range and pasture land primarily in Texas and Oklahoma, but throughout the Southwest.