For Immediate Release: July 29, 2011
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171
FORT WORTH, TEXAS – The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) will hold its monthly luncheon Thursday, Aug. 18, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Pacho Garcia Café in Dilley, Texas.
Robert J. Traylor, a geologist with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), will talk to cattlemen and landowners about the impact hydraulic fracturing and water disposal are having on groundwater in the Eagle Ford area.
The luncheon is open to the public. Anyone who would like to discuss and listen to what is happening in the cattle industry is welcome to attend.
Lunch is dutch treat.
Pacho Garcia Café is located at the corner of Interstate Highway 35 and Highway 117.
The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association is a 134-year-old trade organization. As the largest and oldest livestock association in Texas, TSCRA represents more than 15,000 beef cattle producers, ranching families and businesses who manage approximately 4 million head of cattle on 75.9 million acres of range and pasture land, primarily in Texas and Oklahoma.TSCRA provides law enforcement and livestock inspection services, legislative and regulatory advocacy, industry news and information, insurance services and educational opportunities for its members and the industry.