2013 Texas Bison Association Fall Workshop
Date: October 25 & 26, 2013
Where: Jay Barksdale Ranch, Crockett, TX
Start Friday night with a social to catch up with old friends and make new friends. On Saturday morning watch and/or help the Barksdale crew work their buffalo cow herd through the chute for vaccinations, worming, etc. Also on Saturday morning the Junior Judging contest will be taking place. After a buffalo luncheon in Crockett, listen to speakers on the latest bison-related topics. The Texas Bison Association General Membership meeting with the Board of Directors election will follow the speakers.
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Texas Bison Advantage Workshop Agenda
October 25 – 26, 2013
Friday, October 25 : 7 PM to 9 PM - Rancher’s Rendezvous Social at 509 E. Goliad Ave., Crockett, TX - Registration; visit with workshop attendees, enjoy hors d’oeuvres, refreshments and talk bison!
Saturday, October 26 : Breakfast on your own (for attendees staying at the Holiday Inn Express, breakfast is included at the hotel).
Registration : 8:00 – 9:00 Registration at 509 E. Goliad Ave, Crockett (if you did not register on Friday evening)
Junior Judging : Barksdale Bison Ranch, 1130 State Hwy 7 West, Crockett, Texas 75835
9:00 – 11:45 Junior Judging Competition
Working Cow Herd : Barksdale Bison Ranch, 1205 CR 1640, Crockett
9:00 – 11:00 Watch and/or help the Barksdale crew work bison through the chute.
Noon – 1 PM - Bison Burger Lunch - 509 E. Goliad Ave, Crockett
Seminar : 509 E. Goliad Ave, Crockett
1:00 – 1:30 Junior Judging results and awards
1:30 – 2:00 Panel review of working animals at the ranch; Question and Answer
2:00 – 2:30 Speaker - Jim Eidson with Clymer Prairie Preserve. Presentation will involve prairie seeding, management and fire prevention at the Preserve.
2:30 – 3:00 Speaker - TBD
3:00 – 4:00 General Membership meeting with election of Board of Directors