March FCW Report
January and February have already been busy.
The legislative quarterly was in Tallahassee on January 16 – 18 with a big turn out despite the cold weather.
The NCBA/ANCW convention took place in Phoenix,AZ the end of January. Thanks to Sarah Childs, Ashley Hughes and Reba Mazak for representing Florida. Congratulations to Ashley for becoming President of ANCW Foundation
The state fair kicked off on February 8th, at the Fresh from Florida breakfast. The cattlewomen served beef Samples everyday of the fair. Thank you to everyone that came out to help. It takes an Army of volunteers to make that possible.
On March 17th and 18th, we will be at Little Everglades Ranch in Dade City at the Savage race. With team beef competing and FCW handing at literature and talking to patrons about the importance of beef in their diets and giving samples. If you would like to compete or volunteer please contact one of our board members.
On March 25th we will be having our Board of Directors and General Membership Meeting in Bartow at the Extension Office at 1pm.
The”Growing our Herd” Membership Contest is going on, so please recruit as many new members as you can. Cash prizes of $1000.00, $500.00 and $250.00 go to the Top 3 recruiters. Also your name goes in a drawing for a 400 gallon liquid Feed tank donated by Duracast and Westway will fill it up at your location. All FCA and FCW members are eligible to win.
Hope to see you all soon