The new Executive Vice-President of the Indiana Beef Cattle Association, Julia Wickard, will be the guest speaker for the September meeting of the Clay County Beef Cattle Association. The meeting will be Sept. 8 at 7:30 p.m. in the basement of the Howesville Presbyterian Church. Beef producers and exhibitors from the area are invited to come meet Julia and listen to her comments on the beef industry today. For directions, call Brad Ferree at 812-665-3803.
The Clay County Association has a growing membership. This summer, the association cooked ribeyes for two blood drives and for the 4-H leaders ribeye meal during the county fair. They also served at the Cattlemen's Club at the Indiana State Fair. The Association awarded a scholarship to 4-H beef exhibitor, Cameron Gerber. The members always welcome anyone interested to come to the meetings. For information call Josh Butt at 864-2428.