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Cattle raisers set annual convention




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Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) is gearing up to host the largest cattle industry convention in the state Saturday and Sunday, April 2-3, according to a Feb. 3 TSCRA press release. The convention will be held in the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio.

Director and Senior Fellow for Hudson Institute Center for Global Food Issues Dennis T. Avery will address thousands of cattle producers at the cattle raisers convention’s Opening General Session, Saturday from 10:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Avery will share his insights on how modern farmers and ranchers will feed the world’s growing population.

CattleFax Executive Vice President Randy Blach will address the audience on Sunday, presenting the state-of-the-industry review of the cattle market.

The Closing General Session will feature well-known expert on animal handling systems and frequent speaker on the subject of autism, Dr. Temple Grandin.

The Closing General Session will take place Sunday at noon.

Registration for convention weekend is open. There are multiple discount options available for participants who register before Friday, March 4.

A complete schedule of events, information on accommodations, and registration information can be found at www.tscra.org/convention.
 

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