Colorado Cattlemen’s Association’s 154th Annual Convention Kicks Off Today

ARVADA, Colo – Colorado Cattlemen’s Association’s (CCA) Annual Convention kicks off today! It’s shaping up to be an event you won’t want to miss, with a lot happening between now and Wednesday. There are three rounds of committee meetings scheduled for today that will focus on updates, education, and lively policy discussions. The schedule is as follows:


Committee Meetings Round 1 – 8:00 – 10:00 a.m.

  • Ag Policy, Tax, and Finance
  • Beef Improvement
  • Federal Lands & BLM/FS Liaison
  • State Lands

Committee Meetings Round 2 – 10:15 – 12:15 p.m.

  • Property Rights & Resource Stewardship
  • Water
  • Wildlife Resources

 Committee Meetings Round 3 – 2:45 – 5:00 p.m.

  • Animal Health & Welfare
  • Brand & Theft
  • Marketing

Today’s lunch will feature the Colorado Leopold Conservation Award presentation; plus you’ll get a chance to network and relax tonight at the Trade Show Reception, where nearly 60 trade show exhibitors are setting up as we speak!

If you can’t make it today, be sure to join us tomorrow and Wednesday! Tomorrow will highlight the 4th annual Ranching Legacy Symposium, featuring two distinct sessions with a strategic partnerships and alignment panel in the morning and “Defeating Initiative 16 – A Recipe for Success” panel in the afternoon. Governor Jared Polis is also anticipated to attend during the morning session to give remarks and address questions from the membership.  We will then enjoy the “Cattlemen’s Night Out” reception and banquet, with live music, great food, and the chance to reconnect as an industry. Wednesday will wrap up with CCA’s Annual Business session and Awards breakfast.

Registration is available on site at the DoubleTree Hotel in Grand Junction. See you there!

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Colorado Cattlemen’s Association’s (CCA) is the state’s premier cattlemen’s association serving as the principal voice and advocate for Colorado beef production. CCA accomplishes this through its vision of “advancing the legacy” of beef production for its members by ensuring a dynamic and profitable industry that provides growth and opportunity for future generations.

Colorado Cattlemen’s Association | 8833 Ralston Road, Arvada, CO 80002 | 303-431-6422

By Brian Allmer - The BARN

Brian Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.