Schedule at a Glance

Schedule at a Glance

Thursday, March 28
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.• Ranch to Retail Workshop
Friday, March 29
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.• School for Successful Ranching Opening Session
20 Years from Now: An Informed Estimate of the World in 2039
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.• Understanding Landowner Liability
• Keeping the Ranch in the Family and the Family in the Ranch
• Herd Health Calendar Development
• Mineral Supplements: What Do I Need for my Operation?
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.• Cattle Raisers Expo
• TSCRA Special Ranger Silent Auction open
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon• How Tax Reform Affects Cattle Raisers
• Is Your Ranch an Investment or a Production Asset?
• Utilizing Technologies to Enhance Beef Cattle Reproductive Efficiency
• Weaning: A Few More Days May Bring More Dollars for Your Calves
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.• Lunch available in the Expo or on your own
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.• Cows and Bulls: Make Informed Beef Cattle Breeding Decisions
• More Cow Pregnancies, Fewer Calf Losses, Faster Genetic Improvement – Seedstock-style Techniques that Work for Any Cattle Herd
• Make or Save Money with Better, Practical Pasture Management
• Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) Board of Directors meeting and TSCRA Association Promotion Committee meeting
2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.• Ask an Ag Lawyer
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.• ArrowQuip Chute-Out, Demonstration Area in the Expo
• Is Improving Beef Quality Free?
• Feed Those Soon-to-be-Born Calves Right for Long-Term Beef Herd Success
• Three Keys to Pricklypear Control
• Will the New Congress Bring Change to Ranching?
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.• Welcome Reception
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.• Stockmanship with Curt Pate
6:00 p.m.• University Alumni receptions
6:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.• Social at the Depot
Saturday, March 30
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.• CattleFax Outlook
• High Efficiency Hay Production: Beyond “Make Hay While the Sun Shines”
• Tips for Improving your Rangeland
9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.• Cattle Raisers Expo open
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.• Ranch Records: Save Time, Get Organized and Make Sound Decisions
• Our Off-Shore Consumers
• Eminent Domain: Are Accountability, Transparency, Fairness Too Much to Ask?
9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon• Art and Science of Grazing Management
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon• Grazing Leases: Why and How
• Meet the New Best Friends of Our Consumers – Siri, Alexa, Google, and now Chuck!
12:00 noon – 1:30 p.m.• Lunch available in the Expo or on your own
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.• Cattle Raisers Convention General Session, featuring Bret Baier.
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.• ArrowQuip Chute-Out, Demonstration Area in the Expo
• Young Leadership Series meeting
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.• Reception in the Expo
5:00 p.m.• TSCRA Special Ranger Silent Auction closes!
6:00 p.m.• Cattle Raisers Expo closes
• University Alumni receptions
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.• Cattle Raisers Dinner and Dance, featuring Jake Hooker and the Outsiders
Sunday, March 31
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.• Cowboy Church with Jeff Gore
9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.• Cattle Raisers Convention Closing Brunch