Local Ranching Event Planned for Carthage
Fort Worth, Texas – The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) will host a ranch gathering Tuesday, Sept. 24, at the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame in Carthage. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. followed by a complimentary beef dinner. The event is free and open to the public.
The Texas Country Music Hall of Fame is located at 310 West Panola.
TSCRA Special Ranger Larry Hand 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.
The gathering is sponsored Novartis Animal Health and AgriLand Farm Credit. Attendees that sign up as a TSCRA member at the gathering will receive a free metal gate sign courtesy of Bayer Animal Health.
TSCRA is a 136 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.