Youth Cattle Conference

The Texas Youth Cattle Conference is for youth who have a desire to expand their knowledge about the Texas beef industry. This tour is designed to explore the beef industry by focusing on beef’s role in the food industry, nutrition, beef cattle science, management, and marketing. Applicants must be at least 16 years old.

Conference Date: June 17-20, 2019
Applications will be due by March 8th.

A limited number of students will be accepted. Applicants involved in Junior Breed Associations, Texas 4-H or Texas FFA are encouraged to apply. Applicants must be at least 16 years old prior to June 1, 2019.

The group will travel across Texas during the tour. The starting location will be confirmed at a later date.

Information & Expectations

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Personal Information
Gender *
Do you have or have you had a 4H or FFA Beef Project? *
Type (Check all that apply)
Does your family own a ranch? *
Type of operation
Letters of Recommendation

Important, students must submit two letters of recommendation. At least one of the two letters must be from a county extension agent or Ag-science teacher. No letters of recommendation from a relative of applicant will be accepted. Letters of recommendation must be submitted directly to Victoria Heller ( by application deadline. Applications can be submitted separately from the letters of recommendation, but please provide the names of who will be submitting letters on your behalf in the boxes below.

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