|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