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RRC Chair Barry Smitherman to Talk Oil & Gas at Cattle Raisers Convention

For Immediate Release: March 20, 2013
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-673-3906

Fort Worth, Texas – An in-depth discussion of the Texas oil and gas industry and its impacts on landowners will take place during the breakout session sponsored by the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) Natural Resources & Environment and Legislative & . . . → Read More:

U.S. Rep. Mike Conaway; State Rep. Charlie Geren to Address Ranchers at Cattle Raisers Convention

For Immediate Release: March 5, 2013
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-673-3906

Fort Worth, Texas – U.S. Rep. Mike Conaway, Midland, and Texas Rep. Charlie Geren, Fort Worth, will discuss the latest on federal and state government actions at one of the many breakout sessions during the 136th annual Cattle Raisers Convention in Fort Worth, . . . → Read More:

TSCRA to Host Ranch Gathering in Lubbock

For Immediate Release: Aug. 30 , 2012
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

Fort Worth, Texas – The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) will host a ranch gathering Saturday, Sept. 8, at Cagle Steaks in Lubbock. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. followed by a complimentary beef dinner.

Texas State House Representatives Charles Perry, . . . → Read More:

Stronger Private Property Rights Highlight 82nd Legislative Session

For Immediate Release: May 31, 2011

Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, Texas – “The 82nd Legislative Session was a successful session for private property rights,” said Joe Parker Jr., rancher and president of the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA).

“There is nothing more sacred . . . → Read More:

EMINENT DOMAIN BILL PASSES HOUSE

For Immediate Release: April 14, 2011

Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, Texas – The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) today applauded House passage of SB 18, also known as the eminent domain bill.

“This bill reforms Texas eminent . . . → Read More:

Cattle Raisers Applaud Emergency Designation for Eminent Domain Reform

For Immediate Release: Jan. 11, 2011

Contact: Marissa Patton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) today applauded Governor Rick Perry’s designation of eminent domain reform as an emergency item during the opening day ceremonies of the 82nd state legislative session.

“Eminent domain reform is badly needed and today we . . . → Read More:

TRANSMISSION LINE SEMINAR OFFERS INFORMATION AND OPTIONS FOR LANDOWNERS; SEMINAR SET FOR CLEBURNE

For Immediate Release
Oct. 1, 2010

Contact: Carmen Fenton
512-469-0171|512-673-3906

AUSTIN, TEXAS - The Texas Wildlife Association (TWA) and the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) are teaming up to offer landowners an educational seminar featuring expert information on the electric transmission line process (CREZ) and options for private landowners who may . . . → Read More:

CATTLE RAISERS RALLY IN AUSTIN FOR STRONGER EMINENT DOMAIN REFORM

For Immediate Release
Sept. 16, 2010

Contact: Carmen Fenton
512-469-0171|512-673-3906

AUSTIN, TEXAS – Members of the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) joined Texas Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples and other industry leaders today at a rally asking all Texans to sign an online petition asking for stronger eminent domain reform in . . . → Read More: