Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association


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Cattle Raiser's Dinner and Dance: Featuring a chuckwagon dinner and music by Jake Hooker and the Outsiders at the newly-renovated River Ranch

Young People’s After Party: All ages are invited to enjoy live music and drinks at Omni’s Cast Iron

Welcome Reception: Catch up with old friends and make new friends with drinks and great food in the Expo

Fun Run: Join the Texas Beef Council Beef Team for a walking and running tour of Cowtown

Closing Session: Doc & Mike Blakely will provide non-stop entertainment and humor with the Swing Riders Show, sending convention attendees home on a high note


If you are looking for timely information on any number of ranching topics, check out our lineup of opening session and invited issues session speakers:
    • Former First Lady Laura Bush
    • Former President of the United States of Mexico Vicente Fox
    • Carlos Rubinstein, Texas Water Development Board Chairman
    • Commissioner Sid Miller, Texas Department of Agriculture
    • Sylvia Longmire, author of Border Security
    • Nina Teicholz, author of The Big Fat Surprise
    • Todd Staples, Texas Oil and Gas Association president
    • Glynn Tonsor, Kansas State University


School for Successful Ranching: 11 programs on Friday and 11 programs on Saturday, featuring a world-class lineup of subject matter experts and ranching professionals, to arm you with practical tools you can use in your ranching operation.

Live Cattle Handling Demonstrations: New for 2015, live cattle handling demonstrations will showcase the proper ways to handle cattle in a safe, low-stress manner.

Hands-On Learning: Also new for 2015, hands-on demonstrations in the Expo will provide attendees with a unique opportunity to take new skills back to the ranch

Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association