Area ranchers to gather in south Texas Aug. 21-23

The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association will host three ranch gatherings in South Texas next week. The events will provide an opportunity for local cattle producers to learn about TSCRA’s recent activities, discuss issues facing cattle raisers and connect with other cattle producers in the area. Registration for each will begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by a complimentary beef dinner.

Aug. 21—Refugio County Community Center, 305 Swift St., Refugio

Aug. 22—Gurwitz Community Center, 104 N. Harborth Ave., Three Rivers

Aug. 23—Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce, 202 W. Tom Landry St., Mission

Attendees will receive an update on recent developments within the Fever Tick Eradication Program, as well as other topics of interest to cattle raisers and the community. TSCRA Special Rangers will also be at each event to provide an update on recent law enforcement activities in the area and discuss strategies to keep livestock and equipment safe and secure.

The event is open to the public and free of charge.

If planning to attend, TSCRA asks that you register at or 800-242-7820, ext. 192.

TSCRA thanks Elanco and Capital Farm Credit for sponsoring the events.