It all started in 1928 with a handful of concerned cattlemen and government officials, the organization was formed on the battle line of the cattle tick invasion. Our numbers grew as did our goals and aspirations about the industry. Word spread and parish groups sprang up.
A formidable group of land owners with cattle had been formed. It was called:
The Louisiana Cattlemen’s Association
To coordinate the fulfillment of the economic, political and social needs of the Louisiana cattle producers while working to increase the demand for beef and beef products.