Austin, Texas — Preserving the legend of American buffalo, the Texas Bison Association (TBA) announces it will hold a Bison Ranch Workshop on Nov. 4, 2011 through Nov. 5, 2011, at the Six Spokes Bison ranch in Hamilton, Texas. The ‘Texas Bison Advantage Ranch Workshop’ will provide
helpful information about raising bison as well as a fun networking opportunity for new and experienced bison ranchers.
The event kicks off with a social event on Friday evening at the Inn at Circle T. The Saturday workshop will feature seminars on bison handling, animal evaluation and health care and a Texas bison producers panel with experts from around the state. Plus, attendees can see first-hand how Six Spoke Bison works its bison herd and enjoy a bison burger lunch.
“The Texas bison industry has experienced tremendous growth in recent years and we’re very excited to offer this new workshop to help new bison producers learn efficient and humane methods for growing and managing their herds,” says Dan Humphries, president for the Texas Bison Association.
Space is limited. Workshop cost is $20 for TBA members; $30 for non-members and children under 18 are free. To register for the event or for more information, contact the TBA office at 512.778.9092.
In additional, special room rates are available at The Inn at Circle T in Hamilton, Texas. For reservations, call 254.386.3209 and mention the Texas Bison Association for a special TBA rates.
The Texas Bison Association is a nonprofit organization founded in 1994 by bison owners and individuals concerned with the preservation and promotion of the North American Bison. Today, the TBA provides assistance in raising and producing bison and promotes the nutritional health aspects of the North American Bison to consumers.
For membership, sponsorship or additional Texas Bison Association information, call 512.778.9092 or visit www.TexasBison.org.