Ranching event scheduled for Waxahachie

Staff Writer
Glen Rose Reporter

FORT WORTH – The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) and the World Black Hereford Association will host a ranch gathering Friday, March 13 at the Ellis County Youth Expo Center in Waxahachie. Registration will begin at 6 p.m. followed by a complimentary beef dinner.

The event is free and open to the public.

TSCRA Special Ranger Wayne Goodman will provide a law enforcement update and offer ranchers information on how they can keep their livestock and equipment safe and secure. Additionally, TSCRA staff will update cattle raisers on important legislative issues.

Please RSVP to 1-800-242-7820, ext. 192, or rsvp@tscra.org.

The Ellis County Youth Expo Center is located 1.5 miles north of I-35 on U.S. 287. From 1-35, take exit 403 and take the ramp to U.S. 287N/Fort Worth. Stay on the access road for 0.5 mile and the Expo Center will be on the right.

The ranch gathering is sponsored by the Certified Hereford Beef. 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 138-year-old trade association and is the largest and oldest livestock organization based in Texas. TSCRA has more than 16,500 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.