Priority has been extended to producers who own or lease property in the Tri County area of Bee, Goliad and Refugio counties and those counties surrounding.
There will be a buyer’s and consigner’s appreciation dinner on Thursday at 6 p.m. and a National Weather Service 2012 outlook featuring John Metz, warning coordination meteorologist, starting at 7 p.m. in the sales arena.
The female sale will feature pairs, breds, open or exposed heifers and bulls. A consignment listing is available upon request or go to the website listed at the end of this article.
The sale is coordinated by the Tri County Commercial Female Sale Steering Committee with Silveus Rangeland Insurance, Beeville Livestock Commission, Lyssy & Eckel and Ag Med Supply sponsoring.
For more information call your county extension agent in Bee County, Matt Bochat at 362-3280; Goliad County, Brian Yanta at 361-645-8204; Refugio County, Michael Donalson at 361-526-2825.
One can also reach any of the committeemen: Jim Bluntzer, Pat Calhoun, Leo Casas, Bob Gayle and Clay Neel. Sale day phone will be at the Beeville Livestock Commission, Rodney Butler, 358-1727. Or visit the website at goliad.agrilife.org.