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Cattle Raisers Elect New Board Members at TSCRA Convention

For Immediate Release: March 31, 2012
Contact: Marissa Patton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – New directors were elected to the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) Board of Directors at the 135th Annual convention.

New directors include Dustin Dean, College Station; Wesley Welch, Lubbock; and Curtis A. Younts Jr., Belton.

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Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Honors Elmer Beckworth as Prosecutor of the Year

For Immediate Release: March 31, 2012
Contact:  Marissa Patton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) named Elmer Beckworth the TSCRA Prosecutor of the Year for his commitment to prosecuting livestock theft and related crimes. Beckworth was honored at the association’s 135th annual convention and trade show.

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77 Ranch Honored with Outstanding Rangeland Stewardship Award

For Immediate Release: March 31, 2012
Contact:  Marissa Patton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) today awarded the 77 Ranch the 2012 Outstanding Rangeland Stewardship award during the 135th annual TSCRA convention. The award is the highest stewardship honor from TSCRA and the Texas Section, Society . . . → Read More:

Cattle Raisers and Sen. Cornyn Support Legislation to Repeal Death Tax

For Immediate Release: March 28, 2012
Contact: Marissa Patton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) and Texas U.S. Senator John Cornyn today announced their strong support for recently introduced legislation that will provide for a permanent repeal of the federal estate tax, commonly referred to as . . . → Read More:

Renowned Photographer, Advocate for American Agriculture to Speak at Cattle Raisers Convention

For Immediate Release: March 27, 2012
Contact: Marissa Patton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Renowned photographer and author Paul Mobley is set to feature his photo documentary of modern American farmers and ranchers at the Closing General Session of the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) convention in Fort Worth. The session . . . → Read More:

TSCRA Ranch Gathering to Feature Fever Tick Vaccine Expert

For Immediate Release: March 23, 2012
Contact: Marissa Patton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Come join the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) for a ranch gathering Tuesday, April 3, at Vaquillas Ranch owned by the Walker Family in Aguilaries, Texas. The gathering will begin at 5:30 p.m. with registration followed by . . . → Read More:

2012 Cattle Raiser’s Convention to Feature Beef Industry Expert Panel

For Immediate Release: March 21, 2012
Contact: Marissa Patton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – A world class panel of beef industry experts will provide a look into how the cattle industry will transform over the next 15 years at the Opening General Session of the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) convention . . . → Read More:

Osage County Man Suspect in Cattle Theft Case

For Immediate Release: March 20, 2012
Contact: Marissa Patton, 512-469-0171

PAWHUSKA, OKLA.– An Osage County man suspected of stealing 6 head of cattle plead not guilty to larceny of domesticated animals in Osage County District Court Mar. 15. Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) Special Ranger Bart Perrier is leading the ongoing . . . → Read More:

Alleged Hopkins County Cattle Thief Turns Himself In

For Immediate Release: March 15, 2012
Contact: Marissa Patton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – A Tennessee man turned himself in to Hopkins County authorities Thursday on livestock theft charges. Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) Special Ranger Wayne Goodman led the investigation along with the help of Investigator Mike Whaley of the Tennessee Department of Agriculture . . . → Read More:

CattleFax Market Analyst Will Discuss State of Cattle Industry at TSCRA Convention

For Immediate Release: March 14, 2012
Contact: Marissa Patton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – A state-of-the-industry review of the cattle market will be presented by CattleFax Senior Market Analyst Kevin Good during the CattleFax Market Outlook session of the 2012 TSCRA Convention, March 30-April 1 in Fort Worth.

Good’s presentation will focus on . . . → Read More:

Regulatory Concerns Taken to Issue at 2012 Cattle Raiser Convention

For Immediate Release: March 13, 2012
Contact: Marissa Patton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – As expanding federal government regulations continue to yeild concern and uncertainty in the cattle industry, cattle raisers attending the 2012 Texas and Southwester Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) convention, March 30-April 1 in Fort Worth will have the opportunity to . . . → Read More:

Cattle Raisers Convention Features Session on Animal Disease Traceability

For Immediate Release: March 2, 2012
Contact: Marissa Patton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Cattle producers attending the 2012 TSCRA Convention, March 30-April 1 in Fort Worth will have the opportunity to learn how the animal disease traceability framework proposed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) and the proposed cattle tagging requirement . . . → Read More: