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TCFA represents the cattle feeding industry in TX, OK and NM — 28% of the nation's fed cattle production.

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Students from across the state showcased their skills and knowledge last week at the 2020 TCFA Junior Fed Beef Chal… https://t.co/NnKgOVsoqo
7/31
2020
Proud to join @SecretarySonny and in Coupland w/some of Texas’ best, including @TexasFarmBureau, @PCGNews,… https://t.co/NFyZ3YISm8
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7/16
2020
We congratulate @RonnyJackson4TX on his win last night. We look forward to working with Dr. Jackson on issues that… https://t.co/ABGFM8BbSI
7/15
2020
Today is Election Day! @WinegarnerTX knows us and shares our values. Please join TCFA and the agriculture community… https://t.co/Iot8a3zHqa
7/14
2020
To be clear, PPP funds were used only for payroll. We stand behind the decision to take care of our employees. Ros… https://t.co/xqo8w4kFxaLosses in the cattle industry have been significant. As a small association funded by membership dues, our leadersh… https://t.co/SxmJ4gDInTLike a number of businesses across the country, cattle feeders were severely hit by COVID-19. This pandemic is unpr… https://t.co/XS6BKVs43wYou may have seen a Facebook post from @MillerForTexas regarding TCFA and the Paycheck Protection Program. Miller’… https://t.co/oNFXwjZiDF
7/13
2020
.@WinegarnerTX is our guy. He will fight for agriculture and serve #TX13 well. Tomorrow is the last day to early vo… https://t.co/6VLIMfBfTb
7/9
2020
What a blessing to live in a land that is free. Happy Independence Day from all of us at TCFA. #independenceday2020 https://t.co/hRquA8etzn
7/4
2020
Texas agriculture stands firmly behind @WinegarnerTX for Congress. He understands the issues affecting rural Texas… https://t.co/A2IYvmkj3u
7/2
2020
USMCA will deliver more jobs, provide stronger labor protections, expand market access, and create new opportunitie… https://t.co/wq06aAGfNzUSMCA goes into effect today - THANK YOU @realDonaldTrump! This agreement brings the trading relationship with our… https://t.co/BfEZLUBugf
7/1
2020
. @WinegarnerTX lives here, works here and understands the issues that affect our communities. He will stand with a… https://t.co/FODHJRHmGV
6/17
2020
For Manuel Joven, Quien Sabe Feeders, managing the feed mill is the culmination of years of learning.… https://t.co/3YRd2BEudm
6/16
2020
We need those trimmings to blend with fed cattle trimmings from U.S. production, which significantly increases the… https://t.co/msnQJFBXZEIs the U.S. flooded with beef imports? No. In fact, less than 11% of beef consumed by Americans is imported. The va… https://t.co/9KTKbXyG4v
6/12
2020
Being from the #TX13 Congressional district, Josh Winegarner knows first-hand the importance of protecting our ag c… https://t.co/kRC0tNPicP
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6/10
2020
Major support from the Texas Legislature, @tamusystem and private donors is benefitting agriculture education and p… https://t.co/O7EZnw8Wwh
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6/9
2020
Is the U.S. flooded with cattle imports? No. The total U.S. cattle herd is 94 million head. In 2019, the U.S. impor… https://t.co/L0nwC7oL9F
6/5
2020
We get asked often why the U.S. exports beef. The U.S. exports cuts of beef that Americans don’t consume (tongues,… https://t.co/vfyRGItORV
5/29
2020
Memorial Day may be celebrated differently this year but let us take a moment to remember the brave men and women w… https://t.co/5RqjqbQ445
5/25
2020
View our step-by-step guide for cattle feeders applying for USDA's Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP). https://t.co/NSbaep98Gf
5/21
2020
May is National Beef Month, and we can’t think of a better way to celebrate than by saying thank you to the dedicat… https://t.co/xPEA5yoCyb
5/15
2020
Neighbors feeding neighbors. The @CityofAmarillo, @hpfoodbank and @hillsideonline joined forces with local agricult… https://t.co/4iuNNYz8jH
5/12
2020
Sound animal care techniques are at the heart of the U.S. beef industry, and this holds true at every step of the s… https://t.co/l2GhMXvGjJ
5/8
2020
https://t.co/LdLlZhWMQHU.S. beef is the best in the world in terms of quality, consistency & sustainability. TCFA supports a label that hi… https://t.co/bTQsZ0yxHH
5/7
2020
.@txcattlefeeders Chairman @PaulDefoor does a great job in this piece talking about the critical work packing plant… https://t.co/GB4N1qKY5O
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5/2
2020
As the world faces unprecedented times, know that the entire beef supply chain is committed to providing beef to co… https://t.co/FJiCs29crCCheck out TCFA Chairman @PaulDefoor on the Today Show. We are proud of our members and all of the people who are wo… https://t.co/889JGcuu4r
5/1
2020
Social distancing doesn't work for cattle... Read this guest blog post from @txcattlefeeders in @BEEFMagazine to le… https://t.co/yDx2uzCLcp
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4/29
2020
Applications for the Paycheck Protection Program resume today at 9:30 a.m. CDT. Apply through your local SBA-approv… https://t.co/YVdYHznFH0
4/27
2020
Agriculture, land use and forest are a net carbon sink, meaning they remove more carbon from the atmosphere than th… https://t.co/86ID0MZS1n
4/24
2020
We understand the difficult position of allocating assistance levels for each segment of agriculture,but the $125,0… https://t.co/xhcc0NI57rModern cattle production is part of the climate change solution. Let's celebrate that, not just today, but every da… https://t.co/V3t01CnKUT
4/22
2020
Hats off to the less than 2% of the U.S. population who are farmers and ranchers. This small group works overtime t… https://t.co/ev0PFcoiaC
4/17
2020
Meet Randy Shields, feedyard manager at Wrangler. Shields says teamwork is crucial to create and execute feedyard o… https://t.co/bQZq16Z9oEGet the latest industry updates on COVID-19 on our website. https://t.co/lwqtHdPXIT @beefrunner We've got a whole committee dedicated to this. Snack Pak 4 Kids and the High Plains Food Bank.
4/16
2020
Staring at that ground beef in your fridge? Here's a fast, easy recipe that no one gets tired of. https://t.co/SJZpKpB9Vl
4/7
2020
There’s no shortage of #beef in the United States. Rest assured that safe, wholesome, nutritious beef will remain o… https://t.co/6KIhG8pxFO
4/3
2020
We are all in, Amarillo. #allinamarillo #amarillostrong https://t.co/H2KXVJg2r9
3/30
2020
Times like these bring out the best in the agricultural community. And that is a fact. #feedyardfactfriday https://t.co/ijYjyS6rBR
3/27
2020
Mental health is often a difficult topic many try to avoid. This free webinar will compare differences between "nor… https://t.co/d9Nq84eN0u
Retweeted by Texas Cattle Feeders AssociationStuck at home? Feel confident that beef is a reliable, safe and delicious food to keep your family full and safe wh… https://t.co/ci2fhke4DX
3/25
2020
“Together we can attack problems which we alone could never solve.” -Glenn Deen, TCFA President, 1974… https://t.co/xZwDB68VcLMeat department sales were up an incredible 77% over same week in 2019. Consumer buying behavior under uncertainty… https://t.co/nMWNmU01P0
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3/24
2020
.@USDA is actively monitoring all ag commodity markets & the flow of food from FARM TO FORK during the COVID 19 out… https://t.co/LKNmqX0eoT
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3/23
2020
Here is the latest news from TCFA surrounding COVID-19 and the cattle feeding industry: https://t.co/lwqtHdPXIT
3/20
2020
Agriculture production is “essential business”. Without work on the farm and processing facilities there won’t be a… https://t.co/HtBScWvZEj
Retweeted by Texas Cattle Feeders AssociationOne thing is certain, U.S. beef producers will continue to provide Americans with a safe, secure and healthy supply… https://t.co/NuLLHtiuVfFollow along for the latest TCFA event status updates. Please know that the health and safety of participants is ou… https://t.co/twwXjPTqep
3/18
2020
Bell says a woman’s work at a feedyard isn’t limited to just office jobs. The fact that more women are serving in v… https://t.co/EgafytrE0V
3/17
2020
The more interest women show in the feedyard industry, the more it becomes a place where everybody works together. https://t.co/8JittrF2IH
3/11
2020
@Avery_price_ We look forward to this every year! Thank you guys for being a great audience. @lacyjackson18 Keep advocating!#DYK TCFA was the first state cattlemen’s association to implement the Beef Quality Assurance Program? BQA has sinc… https://t.co/GfLb2MebR5
3/6
2020
Despite the challenges of working in a feedyard, Jayme Fankhouser is the first to encourage other women to go for t… https://t.co/s6hd3UoH4c
3/4
2020
If cattle could vote, they’d vote for these people https://t.co/D8djaQogNQ. Happy #electionday everyone! 🇺🇸 https://t.co/uVlSEtYV1i
3/3
2020
@FrionaI You know it. 👊Name that Texas monument. And then take a moment and remember that 184 years ago, Texas declared independence fro… https://t.co/sKseJ2nKZi
3/2
2020
Methane from cattle does not result in a net carbon increase in the atmosphere. Methane is short-lived and part of… https://t.co/aQyYjvtkCc
2/28
2020
Be like Henry. Early voting is happening now in Texas. #EarlyVoting https://t.co/hlpHG7XT5e
2/19
2020
Early voting for the 2020 Texas primary elections begins tomorrow. Get TCFA’s list of BEEF-PAC supported candidates… https://t.co/bgjbu2CqpO
2/18
2020
Hard to beat a week with Dr. Portillo https://t.co/F1MPrQNQan
2/17
2020
A letter to consumers: 5 things farmers want you to know https://t.co/MzysuGKiAW
2/16
2020
Americans ❤️ beef. And while there are many protein options at the grocery store, consumers consistently rank beef… https://t.co/8XNeZqnpih
2/15
2020
Corn is fed in the finishing phase to improve efficiency, quality and yield. Over the lifetime of a grain-finished… https://t.co/mavryYDI1eIf we fed corn to humans instead of cattle, would land use be more sustainable? No, and here’s why. https://t.co/tlQetpDPrw
1/31
2020
Feedyards create jobs that support rural communities. A typical feedyard employs 30 people. These individuals play… https://t.co/SjojHD5QdW
1/25
2020
“New #WOTUS is a win for cattle feeders.The new rule pulls back federal jurisdiction and clears the way for cattle… https://t.co/pshv4ZOZDZ
1/24
2020
Big week for trade. Thanks for the story @kaleysgreen https://t.co/O9d3SrkN6lAnd you know what else? They do this while helping build soil organic matter (carbon retention) in well-managed grazing systems.The more we learn about cattle, the more we understand their positive contributions to our environment. For example… https://t.co/VyFotUOoOd
1/17
2020
🇺🇸🇲🇽🇨🇦🥩 https://t.co/r633xL2c9pToday may round out the biggest trade week ever. All eyes on #USMCA ratification that is scheduled to take place in… https://t.co/85IdmficLJ
1/16
2020
What would happen if America went vegan? Our population would be nutrient deficient, and US ghg emissions would onl… https://t.co/8H1C1Whxx4
1/10
2020
Goal for the new decade: continue highlighting truths about beef production. Let’s start with the first… https://t.co/JGIp7lCmU8
1/3
2020
More kids will have protein in their bags. https://t.co/SM9zuGVnWQ
1/1
2019
Merry Christmas! https://t.co/6QiSvTkEiM
12/25
2019
Dear @CoryBooker, modern agriculture, including CAFO’s and specifically feedyards, are part of the climate change s… https://t.co/5agHKCY1sV
12/20
2019
USMCA passage is a big win for cattle feeders. This will reassure duty-free access to Mexico and Canada, and allow… https://t.co/ErLkXb85Tz
12/19
2019
It is important to remember that Booker is a proud supporter of HSUS. He has a 100% voting record with them. He int… https://t.co/AJ6w5E3NrX
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12/18
2019
Hats off to @DebFischerNE for standing up for truthful labels in the meat counter. #realMEAT https://t.co/ejWtOXhHUh
12/11
2019
We have a deal. https://t.co/UEkrnzT5jZ
12/10
2019
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12/6
2019
It seems fitting on #NationalSoilDay to highlight all the ways cattle feeders protect and care for the soil. Feedya… https://t.co/w4DofMqL9F
12/5
2019
A permanent solution to the death tax for cattle producers? Yes, please. 🙌🏻 https://t.co/VjvTLrDXfI
12/3
2019
Want to join the industry that helps provide beef to a growing population? We've got a job just for you. Find TCFA… https://t.co/xPKlTZq5mX
12/2
2019
#HappyThanksgivingDay https://t.co/meH9cyl2zk
11/28
2019
Cattle feeders prioritize facility maintenance and employee safety to ensure that cattle have a positive experience… https://t.co/fKP0sX296C
11/22
2019
Even when temperatures are well below freezing, feedyards work to ensure cattle have access to clean, fresh water.… https://t.co/h7EUjYgo65
11/15
2019
Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn't pass it to our children in the bloodstrea… https://t.co/fGUL3LvdfV
11/11
2019
Fact: 90% of TCFA feedyard capacity is certified under TCFA’s Beef Quality Assurance Program. This industry-develop… https://t.co/Ixq8XyWEXt
11/8
2019
Labels matter. Truth matters. #RealMeatAct #fakemeat https://t.co/jr9Diy4mX7
11/7
2019
@maddybezner discussing cattle feeding and opportunities within the industry to students at @wtamu today. If you’re… https://t.co/m3CE8tpPtb
11/6
2019
Here’s your chance to #win a TCFA hat: https://t.co/ndnARHSE3j. Four winners will be selected this afternoon! https://t.co/Pzqy9SQoaR
11/4
2019
While at the #feedyard, #cattle are fed rations that are formulated by an animal nutritionist whose sole responsibi… https://t.co/8upu1CCH6j
11/1
2019
Read highlights from Convention and take a short survey at the end of the recap for a chance to WIN a new TCFA cap.… https://t.co/fTC8MmSEFw
10/28
2019

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