Ranching & Wildlife Expo

Where Ranching and Wildlife Meet the Big City

Located on the second floor of NRG Center, on the east end, the Ranching & Wildlife Expo includes various wildlife exhibits and educational seminars. A special auction includes hunting and fishing trips, as well as outdoor trip opportunities.

Tuesday, March 4 – Saturday, March 8

The Ranching & Wildlife Expo enhances educational programs that promote the conservation and co-existence of ranching and wildlife habitats. The Expo attendance includes a targeted audience that is involved in hunting, fishing and camping.

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Event Time
Tuesday, March 4
Cattle Market Outlook for 2014 11 a.m.
Managing Grazing and Cattle During Drought Conditions 1:25 p.m.
Brush Management 2:10 p.m.
Marketing Your Livestock in the Digital Age 2:55 p.m.
Wednesday, March 5
Introduction to Feral Hogs 1 p.m.
Feral Hog Control or Management 1:45 p.m.
Urban Hog 2:30 p.m.
Recent Feral Hog Research and the Use of Baits 3:15 p.m.
From the Field to the Plate: Feral Hog Preparation and Recipes 4 p.m.
Thursday, March 6
Managing Springs and Streams 1 p.m.
Managing for Pollinators 1:45 p.m.
Invasion of the Tawny (Raspberry) Crazy Ant 2:30 p.m.
Songbird Identification and Managing Habitat for Songbirds 3:15 p.m.
Creating Backyard Habitats for Wildlife 4:15 p.m.

Ranching & Wildlife FFA Competition

The Ranching & Wildlife FFA Competition encourages Texas FFA members to design projects focused on the conservation or enhancement of Texas wildlife habitat or the preservation or enhancement of a Texas wildlife species. Students must be enrolled in grades 9-12.


Young Guns Sporting Clay Event

Feb. 28 & March 1, 2014

Download | 2014 Results