Our September meeting was hosted by the Fredericksburg/Harper members, and held at the Holy Ghost Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall in Fredericksburg. CattleWoman, and Behind the Scene CattleWoman were announced. These two awards are voted on by the members, and presented to the winners at the September meeting. Janis Stiefel, of Cherokee was voted CattleWoman of the Year, and Bernice Jenschke of Fredericksburg was voted Behind the Scene Cattlewoman. Our congratulations to both Janis and Bernice, they are both deserving of their award.
Our guest speaker Peggy Sechrist, spoke to us about Holistic Management International, “HMI”. HMI is an Albuquerque based international non-profit organization. Their mission is to educate people to manage land for a sustainable future through a variety of programs and services designed to educate and support farmers, ranchers and land stewards in their efforts to enhance the land through Holistic Management.
Kerrville/Mountain Home members are hostesses for our October 16, 2012 meeting. This meeting will be held at Mamacitas located at 215 Junction Hwy., Kerrville, TX. Social begins at 10:00 am with the meeting to begin at 10:30. Our guest speaker will be W. B. “Cuatro” Patterson, DVM.
Cost of the meeting is $16.00 per person, and reservations are due on Tuesday, October 9. 2012. Please call your reservation Chairwoman located on page 9 of your yearbook or call Dianne Staudt at 830-97-4729 or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.