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Cattlemen Burns Lake to west of Smithers gather for regional meeting

The Skeena Regional Cattlemen's Association met Feb. 2 at the Houston community hall, bringing out 50 ranchers from Burns Lake to Smithers.

On Feb. 2, the Skeena Regional Cattlemen’s Association met at the Houston community hall, heard speakers discuss things affecting them, met representatives from various businesses, and enjoyed dinner and entertainment with fellow ranchers.

The Skeena Regional Cattlemen’s Association is part of a provincial policy-making association, and is made up of four locals including the Pleasant Valley Cattlemen’s of the Houston area; the Bulkley Valley Cattlemen’s, Smithers area; the Lakes District Cattlemen’s, Burns Lake; and the Skeena Stockmen’s, west of Smithers.

See Feb. 13 Houston Today for stories on the Cattlemen’s meeting.

Telkwa ranchers Rob and Doug Brook talk with Houston rancher and Pleasant Valley Cattlemen’s director Lia Long at the Cattlemen’s meeting about the bulls she sells in Vanderhoof every March.