March 31 - April 2, 2017

Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
San Antonio, Texas

Saturday Schedule



Saturday, April 1 HBGCC HALL 2 Room 225AB Room 225CD Room 221A Room 221B Room 221CD HBGCC Stars at Night Ballroom – 3rd Floor
6:30 a.m. Texas Beef Council Fun Run            
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Cattle Raisers Convention Registration            
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Cattle Raisers Expo and the TSCRA Law Enforcement Silent and Live Auctions            
8:15 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Why Bull Fertility Matters - Learning Lounge            
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.   CattleFax Market Outlook Replacements: How Much Can you Pay? Repeat Water and Ranching Common Traits of Successful Ranches Repeat  
9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Why Weigh? - Cattle Handling Demonstration            
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Conformation Matters - Learning Lounge            
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon             Opening General Session – President Trump and the Economy: How will one affect the other? Speaker: Douglas Holtz-Eakin, American Action Forum president
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Safe Cattle Handling - Cattle Handling Demonstration            
12:00 noon - 12:30 p.m.     New Board of Directors Meeting        
12:00 noon - 12:45 p.m. Meat Cutting Demonstration - Learning Lounge            
12:00 noon - 1:30 p.m. Lunch in the Expo            
1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. What Are My Cattle Worth? - Cattle Handling Demonstration            
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Branding 101 - Learning Lounge            
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.   The Politics of Antimicrobial Resistance Objectively Valuing Feeder Cattle for Buyers Repeat   Value of Proper Injection Sites Repeat Stocking Rate: The Most Critical Decision Repeat  
2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.       From Gate to Plate: How to Market Your Beef to Retail and Foodservice      
2:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.             Eminent Domain and Eminent Domain Workshop
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Selecting the Right Cattle Handling Equipment - Cattle Handling Demonstration            
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.   2017 Climate Outlook Update on International Trade and Export Markets   What Drives Profit: Things a Cow-Calf Producer Learns at the Feedyard Repeat Marketing Your Cattle: Insider Tips Repeat  
4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Brush Busters - Learning Lounge            

 

CATTLE RAISERS EXPO – Saturday, April 1, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Learning Lounge Programs every other hour from 8:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Cattle Handling Demonstrations every other hour from 9:00 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.
TSCRA Special Ranger Law Enforcement Silent Auction closes at 5:00 p.m.

Young Leadership Series Meeting – 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Texas Beef Council Fun Run/Walk – 6:30 a.m.

Cow Camp – 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for our youngest cattle raisers. Must pre-register to attend.

Tour the San Antonio Missions – 9:30 a.m.

Cattle Raisers Dinner and Dance! – 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

TCU Ranch Management Alumni Reception 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Room 220