FORT WORTH The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) will host a ranch gathering Monday, Sept. 30, at the Johnson County Cattle Auction in Cleburne. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m., followed by a complimentary beef dinner. The event is free and open to the public.

Johnson County Cattle Auction is located at 3119 North Main Street.

TSCRA Special Ranger Wayne Goodman will update ranchers on cattle thefts in the area and how they can better protect themselves from thieves. A legislative update will also be given to update ranchers and landowners on important issues.

Please RSVP to (800) 242-7820, ext. 192, or rsvp@tscra.org.

The gathering is sponsored Novartis Animal Health, Lone Star Ag Credit and Lonestar Ranch and Outdoors. Attendees that sign up as a TSCRA member at the gathering will receive a free metal gate sign courtesy of Bayer Animal Health.