Weatherford Democrat

July 18, 2011

Cattle Raisers host ranch gathering in Decatur

Weatherford Democrat

ALEDO — FORT WORTH — Come join the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) for a ranch gathering Thursday, at the Wise County Sheriff’s Posse Arena in Decatur. The gathering will begin at 6 p.m. with registration followed by a beef dinner and presentations.

“TSCRA ranch gatherings are a great place for folks to get together and discuss what is going on in the cattle business and how they can help,” Joe Parker Jr., rancher and TSCRA president, said. “Additionally, TSCRA Special Rangers will be on hand to discuss how to protect your property and livestock from theft.”

The event is open to the public. All members of the press are invited to attend.

RSVP to Nancy Shearer at 800-242-7820, ext. 192, or

The gathering will take place in the Ladies Pavilion of the Wise County Sheriff’s Posse Arena locate at 3101 S. FM 51 in Decatur.

The ranch gathering is sponsored by Ag Vantage, Decatur Livestock, First Financial Bank-Boyd, James Wood Motors, Karl Klement Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep, Micro Beef Technologies and the Wise County Texas AgriLife Extension Service.