Cattle Rustling Seminar Scheduled In Pauls Valley

Ponca City Now - October 8, 2013 7:45 am

PAULS VALLEY, Okla. (AP) – A Texas-based group that has represented the ranching industry for more than 100 years is briefing Oklahoma ranchers and landowners about how to protect themselves from cattle rustlers.

A special ranger with the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association is scheduled to update ranchers on cattle thefts during the ranch meeting Tuesday at the Donald W. Reynolds Recreational Center in Pauls Valley. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m., and the event is free and open to the public.

Attendees will be briefed on how to better protect themselves from thieves and the latest legislative activity affecting farmers and ranchers.

Cattle theft has consistently been a problem across much of the southwest, particularly in Texas – the nation’s biggest cattle producer – and to a lesser extent Oklahoma.


Latest Stories

Softball coaches: NCAA can do better with gender equality

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — College softball coaches are questioning the format and scheduling of the Women’s...

OSBI investigating death of man held in Lawton city jail

LAWTON, Okla. (AP) — The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation says it is looking into the...

More than 100K Oklahomans sign up under Medicaid expansion

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — State officials say that more than 100,000 Oklahomans have qualified for Medicaid...