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2 -- Team roping practices. 7-9:30 p.m. $20 per person per night. Floresville River Park Roping Arena, S.H. 97 W., Floresville. Jaime Macias at 830-391-2331.

2-3 -- Team roping practices. 7-9 p.m. $20 per person per night. Gary Mills Arena, 1725 S.H. 123 S., Stockdale. 830-996-3407. http://www.garymillsranch.com.

3 -- Rebuilding beef-cattle herd program. St. Mary of the Assumption Church, 100 St. Mary’s Road, String Prairie (Bastrop County). 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. $40 per person. http://agriliferegister.tamu.edu.

3 -- Team roping practice every Thursday night at Buck’s Arena, Hwy. 97 West. $20 per roper. 7-10 p.m. 830-534-5277.

3-5 -- 2012 Texas Master Gardener Conference, River Walk and Garden Talk. Norris Conference Center, 4522 Fredericksburg Road, San Antonio. http://www.2012tmgaconference.org or conf@bexarcountymastergardeners.

4 -- Rebuilding beef-cattle herd program. Auction Barn on the San Antonio Livestock Show and Rodeo grounds, 3201 E. Houston Street, San Antonio. 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. $40 per person. http://agriliferegister.tamu.edu.

5 -- Delivery of the Wilson County Soil & Water Conservation District’s Spring Fish Stocking Program. 12-1 p.m. Agriculture Service Center, 1106 10th St., Floresville. 830-393-3555, ext. 3.

8 -- Texas Rural Summit. Texas Medical Association Building, 401 West 15th St., Austin. $20. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 512-463-7577.



9 -- Financial Planning Seminar. Kenedy City Hall Auditorium, 303 W. Main St., Kenedy. $15. Register deadline May 7. 8:30-11:30 a.m. 830-780-3906 or macarter@ag.tamu.edu.



11 -- Cowboy Fellowship Ranch Rodeo. 7:30 p.m., Cowboy Fellowship grounds, 561 F.M. 3350, Jourdanton. Connie at 830-769-3733.



11 -- Equine 101. Wilson County Show Barn, S.H. 97E, Floresville. 3 p.m. 830-393-7357.



12 -- 9th anniversary Celebration of Cowboy Fellowship’s Heritage Days. Youth Rodeo @ 10 a.m.; Team-roping @ 5 p.m., Cowboy Fellowship grounds, 561 F.M. 3350, Jourdanton. Connie at 830-769-3733.



16 -- “Restarting Your Cattle Operation” Series -- Part 4 of 5. Managing the Cowherd. Two General Continuing Education Units will be offered. $20 fee. Falls City Community Hall, Falls City. 7 p.m. 830-393-7357.



18 -- Beekeeping Basics program. Texas AgriLife Extension Service office, Conroy Square office complex, Suite 208, 3355 Cherry Ridge Drive, San Antonio. $50. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. 210-467-6575 or mekeck@ag.tamu.edu.



19 -- Guadalupe County Sheriff’s Posse Playday, 9 a.m., 2215 F.M. 466, Posse arena, Seguin. 830-303-5765. Aub.deb@gvec.net.



19 -- Harvesting Rainwater & Solar Energy. Cibolo Nature Center, 140 City Park Road, Boerne. $35/$25 for Cibolo Nature Center members. 9 a.m.-noon. 830-249-4616, nature@cibolo.org, or www.cibolo.org/calendar.



June 2012



1 -- Deadline for 2012 Direct and Counter-cyclical Program (DCP) and the Average Crop Revenue Election (ACRE) Program. Wilson County Farm Service Agency at 830-393-3411 or visit www.fsa.usda.gov/tx.



1-2 -- Tri-County Antique Tractor Pull and Fifth annual IBCA BBQ Cook-off. Wilson County Show Barn, S.H. 97 E, Floresville. Friday, 5 p.m.-midnight; Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-midnight. $5 both days. 210-260-2983.



6-- “Restarting Your Cattle Operation” Series -- Part 5 of 5. Managing the Cowherd. One General, one Laws & Regulations, and one IPM Continuing Education Units will be offered. $20 fee. Falls City Community Hall, Falls City. 7 p.m. 830-393-7357.



14 -- Watermelon Growing Contest held in conjunction with the 68th annual Stockdale Watermelon Jubilee. 4-8 p.m., 1009 W. Jackson St, Stockdale. $25 + five ripe melons (before June 1) or $50 + five ripe melons (June 1-13). 830-534-7705.



16 -- Guadalupe County Sheriff’s Posse Playday, 9 a.m., 2215 F.M. 466, Posse arena, Seguin. 830-303-5765. Aub.deb@gvec.net.



20-22 -- Independent Cattlemen’s Association of Texas 38th annual Convention and Trade Show. Embassy Suites Spa & Convention Center, San Marcos, 512-620-0162 or www.icatexas.com.
 

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