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TCFA Convention

 

 

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Hotel reservations must be made by Oct. 20, 2018. 

Convention highlights include:

  • Hospitality Reception
  • Topgolf San Antonio
  • BEEF-PAC Feeders 500 Reception (members only)
  • "Who Stands Beside You: The Untold Story of My Lost Brothers" presented by Brendan McDonough
  • Retail Panel with experts from McDonalds Corporation, HEB and Costco 
  • Historical Tour of the Alamo
  • Giving Back with Snack Pak 4 Kids
  • Cattle Feeders Get Together featuring the Summer Dean Band
  • "Trump and the Changing World" presented by Peter Zeihan
  • Annual TCFA Golf Tournament 

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 11

12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    REGISTRATION 
       Pre-function area, Lone Star Ballroom 
       (Sponsored by Bayer HealthCare)

12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
 
   BEEF-PAC SILENT AUCTION
       Pre-function area, Lone Star Ballroom  

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
    TOPGOLF SAN ANTONIO
       5539 North Loop 1604 W.
       (Transportation on Your Own)

5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    BEEF-PAC FEEDERS 500 CLUB RECEPTION
    
   (members only)

7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    HOSPITALITY RECEPTION
        Bowie ABC
       (Sponsored by TCFA and Platinum Sponsors)


MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12

All events will be held at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio unless otherwise indicated.

7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
    CONTINENTAL COME & GO BREAKFAST
 
      
Pre-function area, Lone Star Ballroom 

7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    REGISTRATION 
       Pre-function area, Lone Star Ballroom 
       (Sponsored by Bayer HealthCare)

7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    BEEF-PAC SILENT AUCTION
       Pre-function area, Lone Star Ballroom

8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    OPENING GENERAL SESSION
       Lone Star Ballroom 

       Chairman's Address
       Jason Peeler - Texas Cattle Feeders Association
       Who Stands Beside You: The Untold Story of My Lost Brothers
       Brendan McDonough 

       Retail Panel 
       Bob Huskey, Assistant General Manager - Meat Department, Costco
       Rickette Collins, Director of Quality Systems, McDonald's Corporation
       Mike Jarzombek, Vice President of Meat Operations, HEB  

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    AWARDS LUNCHEON
       Lone Star Ballroom
       Miss Texas        
       Awards Presentations         

2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    TOURS
       The Alamo - The Mission, The Battle, The Legend
       The Alamo, 300 Alamo Plaza         

       Giving Back
       Snack Pak 4 Kids San Antonio Warehouse, 6351 Rittiman Rd.

5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    CATTLE FEEDERS GET TOGETHER
       Lone Star Ballroom
       BEEF-PAC Live Auction
       
Entertainment & Dancing with the Summer Dean Band


TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13

All events will be held at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio unless otherwise indicated.

7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
    CONTINENTAL COME & GO BREAKFAST
     
 Pre-function area, Lone Star Ballroom 

7:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
  
  REGISTRATION 
       Pre-function area, Lone Star Ballroom 
       (Sponsored by Bayer HealthCare)

8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
    CLOSING GENERAL SESSION
       Lone Star Ballroom 

       The Intricacies of International Markets       
       Gregg Doud
       Trump and the Changing World
       
Peter Zeihan
       TCFA Business Meeting   

11:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    GOLF TOURNAMENT
       
The Quarry Golf Course, 444 E. Basse Rd.   

 

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