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                    E-Trails                                                                                                      June 1, 2016
TLBAA Director Vacancies: Division B, Region 11 and Division C At-Large
     The TLBAA Board of Directors is now accepting applications to fill the vacant and unexpired term for Division B, Region 11 Director in accordance with the TLBAA bylaws article IV, section 6 and TLBAA board policy.
Article IV, Section 6. - Vacancies
     Vacancies on the Officers and Board of Directors of the Association shall be filled by the Board of Directors with a qualified member in good standing, and such person or persons so chosen shall serve for the unexpired term of his predecessor and until a successor is elected and qualified.
TLBAA Board policy for filling vacancies of un-expired Board seats
     To be considered for appointment to fill a vacant TLBAA Board position for an un-expired term, the applicant must be an Active or Lifetime member of the TLBAA; in good standing, free of any debt owed to the TLBAA; and domiciled within the particular Region or Division of the vacancy.  The applicant must provide a written resume and Bio (template provided) and indicate his/her involvement with the TLBAA for the past 12 months to the Board of Directors.  Notice shall be published in the Trails magazine and on E-Trails announcing the vacancy.  Letters of recommendation are encouraged from Members domiciled within the Region or Division of the vacancy, but are not required.  Applicants must make themselves available to be interviewed in person or by phone conference when requested to do so by the TLBAA Board of Directors.  Board vacancies should not be filled just for the sake of filling a Board vacancy.
     Applicants who wish to be considered must qualify according to the policy and submit resume and Bio via email or mail to the TLBAA office, attention Rick Fritsche, Office Manager, by June 26, 2016.  In addition, recommendations for applicants must be submitted via email or mail to the TLBAA office, attention Rick Fritsche, Office Manager, by June 26, 2016.
TRAILS MAGAZINE
DON'T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY!
You have until Monday, June 6th to submit your ad in the 2016 A.I. Sire Reference issue.

Your program needs to be showcased in this issue to be in front of serious breeders for the next two years!

**New for 2016**  When you place an ad,1/6 page or larger, featuring your A.I. Sire or his progeny, we will include the page number of the ad within his directory listing so people can easily access your additional information on the sire.  

Contact Lindsay at lindsay@tlbaa.org to reserve space in this 2016 reference issue.


Directory listings are complimentary and include the photo, A.I. number, TLBAA number, pedigree and owner of each TLBAA certified A.I. Sire.

If you would like to update your A.I. certified sire's photo, please email the photo and A.I. number to myra@tlbaa.org.
Lower pricing, frequency discounts and custom web/print packages are available for 2016.

Click below to read May/June Trails online.


 
TLBAA HALL OF FAME
Nominations for the 2017 Texas Longhorn Breeders Hall of Fame will be accepted beginning March 1, 2016 through September 15, 2016.

The Texas Longhorn Breeders Hall of Fame is here to preserve the great history of the Texas Longhorn and to recognize individuals who have had the greatest impact on the breed. The Hall of Fame Committee of the TLBAA will review all nominations and forward their recommendations to the Texas Longhorn Breeders Foundation.

A full description of requirements can be found on pg. 24 of the May/June issue of Trails Magazine.

To fill out a form  CLICK HERE.

The Texas Longhorn Breeders Hall of Fame is here to preserve the great history of the Texas Longhorn and to recognize individuals who have had the greatest impact on the breed. The Hall of Fame Committee of the TLBAA will review all nominations and forward their recommendations to the Texas Longhorn Breeders Foundation.

Registrations

LEGACY ANIMALS
Can't find the registration number for an animal you used to own, or it died, or you sold it across the scales!  If the animal is not in your HORNS Active Herd List, no sweat.   Scroll on down below your herd list of "All Animals", "Bulls", "Cows", "Steers" to "Legacy Animals"…..all animals that you ever registered with TLBAA and you either sold and transferred, they died or you sold them at the local sale barn and you took them out of your herd, will still be listed uner this heading:  LEGACY!  Questions, contact Rick or Dana in registrations…. 817-625-6241!  Ain't HORNS Wonderful?
 
SHOWS AND EVENTS
LONGHORN EXPO
Sponsorship Opportunities 

Join our current Longhorn Expo Sponsors...

THANK YOU to our 2016 Longhorn Expo Sponsors

BARN PARTY SPONSOR - $1,200
Kathy Kittler - Kittler Land & Cattle 

TOP HAND - $850

Hyatt Place Fort Worth/Historic Stockyards

BRONC BUSTER - $500
North Texas Longhorn Breeders Association
Creative Awards
Bar H Ranch - Chris Herron
Texas Longhorn Breeders Gulf Coast Association

WRANGLER - $250
Ron & Donna Garison
Chris & Brandi Lindsey 
Holiday Inn Express & Suites - Fort Worth Downtown
East Texas Longhorn Association
Double H Longhorns - Stephen & Kim Head
Kevin & Laureen Rooker
Putt-Putt Fun Center
Winter Enterprises
West Texas Longhorn Association
John T. & Betty Baker
Steve & Bodie Quary
Dixie Texas Longhorn Association
Oklahoma Texas Longhorn Association
JP Ranch
Triple T Ranch
Keith & Tina DuBose

HOST HOTEL
Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham


Class Sponsors: David & Jana Edwards • Jeff & Kristi Ging • Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham • Chris & Brandi Lindsey • Blossom Ridge Ranch • Hyatt Place Fort Worth/Historic Stockyards • Bruce McCarty Promotions • Fossil Creek Longhorns • Mountain and Plains Texas Longhorn Association Colorado Affiliate • Bull Creek Ranch • Cooper Longhorns • Nik & Kim Nikodym • Allyn & Cody Nault â€¢ Nightstorm Syndicate • Johnson Livestock Company - Sylvia Johnson • KC Longhorns • 1 Bar 7 Longhorns • Dixie Texas Longhorn Association • G&L Cattle Company • Moore Home and Ranch Realty • Scotty & Alessa O'Bryan • Ben Grimmenger • Thurmond Longhorns • Sunset Ridge Ranch • Toby Johnson • Cathy Hawke • Dave Sullivan • Sandi Nordhausen • Fred Smith • B & H Longhorns • L 48 Ranch • George & Cindy Dennis • IM Ranch - Scott Gordon • Joe & Cheri Baker • JR Richardson Ranch • Randy Alvarez • Chris Zarsky • Flying V Longhorns • JP Ranch • Hacienda PBT, LLC. • Bronson Baker • Liefer Ranch Longhorns • Southwestern Territories • Grace Cattle Company

HORN SHOWCASE
 
We're settled in now.
Come by and see us in our new location, 221 West Exchange Avenue, Suite 210, Fort Worth, Texas 76164. We will still be using the same P.O. Box 4430 mailing address. The phones are working. Gives us a call or come by and see us.

TLBA Foundation

Cow Calf Corner

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Glenn Selk has advice on preventing hay fires after putting up wet hay in, Cow-Calf Corner.
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