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Date: 10/3/2017 12:00:00 AM

Title: Registration Now Open for 2018 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show

Denver (Oct. 3, 2017) -- Registration for the 2018 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show in Phoenix, Ariz., opened Oct. 2, and participants are encouraged to register early! This year’s event will be held Jan 31-Feb 2, with a schedule packed full of business meetings, educational opportunities and world-class entertainment.

The annual Cattle Industry Convention provides an opportunity for members of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, Cattlemen’s Beef Board, CattleFax, the American National CattleWomen and the National Cattlemen’s Foundation to meet and set policy for the year ahead, while also experiencing the best the cattle business has to offer. This year, the NCBA Trade Show, which is always a highlight, includes more than 300 exhibitors on more than six acres of floor space and a newly expanded outdoor exhibit space.

NCBA President Craig Uden said it’s paramount for cattlemen and women to make plans for Phoenix, as these important organizations plan for the future of the industry.
“The Cattle Industry Convention is our opportunity to determine the future of our business. Today, we’re playing offense and times are good, but the challenges facing our industry have never been greater,” Uden said. “This is an opportunity to make your voice heard and participate as a beef industry leader. I’m confident that your investment and participation in this great event will pay dividend in your operation. This year’s convention features so many great events, speakers and business opportunities, you won’t want to miss it. On top of that, this year’s host city, Phoenix, will be an outstanding destination at the end of January for those of us who will benefit from a winter getaway.”

All 2018 convention registrants who book before Jan. 5, 2018, receive an early-bird discount, so register today! This year’s participants are also eligible for travel discounts provided by Southwest Airlines, including a 15 percent discount off Anytime & Business Select® fares and a 5 percentdiscount off select Wanna Get Away® fares for travel to and from the conference. Book your travel between 10/1/17 - 1/5/18 to take advantage of the discounted rates. Enterprise and National are the official rental car partners of the Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show, providing this year’s participants with a 5 percent discount off rental car rates by utilizing the contract ID/Promo Code “L12GF94.

For additional information about the 2018 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show, or to register, please visit http://convention.beefusa.org/.