Come join the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) for a ranch gathering on Thursday, June 3, at the Navarro County Exposition Center in Corsicana. The gathering will begin at 5:30 p.m. with registration followed by a free steak dinner and presentations

"TSCRA ranch gatherings are a great way for folks in the community to get together, and it's not just for TSCRA members. Anyone who would like to come out and enjoy the evening is invited," TSCRA President Dave Scott said.

"TSCRA Special Ranger Jimmy Dickson will talk about ways to protect your property and livestock from theft. Additionally, Eldon White, TSCRA executive vice president, will discuss what is going on in Washington and Austin and how that will affect cattle raisers," Scott continued.

Please RSVP by June 1 to Brooke Boddy at 1-800-242-7820, ext. 192, or

The Navarro County Exposition Center is located at 4021 West Hwy 22 in Corsicana.

All members of the press are invited to attend. Please see schedule below.

5:30 p.m. - Registration Opens

6:00 p.m. - FREE Steak Dinner Served

6:30 p.m. - Protecting your Property from Theft in Difficult Economic Times
Jimmy Dickson, TSCRA Special Ranger Supervisor

7:00 p.m. - Landowner Legislative Update and Discussion
Eldon White, TSCRA Executive Vice President and CEO

The ranch gathering is sponsored by Bayer Animal Health, Brazos Valley Equipment, Helena Chemical Company, Hubbard Livestock, Smith General Store and Texas AgriLife Extension Service.

The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association is a 133-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 51.5 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.