NEWS AND EVENTS
ICON PREPARES FOR THIRTEENTH ANNUAL MEETING
It’s ICON MEETING TIME!!!
It’s been 13 years and the Independent Cattlemen of Nebraska (ICON)
is going strong!!!
ICON will be hosting their
Thirteenth Annual Meeting in North Platte, NE
Saturday, November 3, 2018 --- Holiday Express Inn
INFO AND REGISTRATION FORM BELOW
The day starts at 9:30 a.m. with registration. At 10 a.m., the ICON Board of Directors will conduct a business meeting followed by a presentation on livestock and grass by Del Ficke of Ficke Cattle Company and Graze Master Genetics of Pleasant Dale. A noon luncheon will be served at the Holiday Express and guest speaker will be Bob Krist, Democratic candidate for Governor.
Afternoon activities will begin with presentations from two R-CALF USA officials - Shad Sullivan, property rights chairman and Tatum Lee, development director - ICON’s member affiliate at 1 pm. At 2 pm, ICON member Don Cain will talk about his eight-year-fight with county officials in Custer County and his Nebraska Supreme Court case. A short break at 2:45 pm will be followed with a Legislative Panel, beginning at 3 pm, aimed at discussing what’s happening in the legislature moderated by Jim Pappas. This last event for the day will lead up to the auction for ICON’s scholarship program.
An auction for the Jim Hanna Memorial Scholarship will round off the day at 5:30 pm. Already items already listed include a 22 Mag Maresleg Rifle donated by the Dinklage Family and a second Rifle, donated by Lazy T Impl. of Orchard.
Registration for the 2018 ICON Annual Meeting is $50 and includes the noon luncheon. Guests accompanying a paid registration can register for $20. There won’t be an evening Banquet or entertainment this year.
ICON membership dues for 2018 are $100 and if members have not paid, there will be a $10 discount at the convention.
ICON Convention registration can be sent to: ICON/Linda Wuebben, 55669 888th Road, Fordyce, NE 68736. For more information, call 402-357-3778 or visit ICON online at www.independentcattlemen.com.
Rooms are available by calling the Holiday In Express in North Platte at (308) 532-9500.
Registration ___________ Guest(s)______ Luncheon ________Banquet_______
You can visit ICON at www.independentcattlemen.com, or call 402-357-3778.
Please send your 2018 ICON Convention registration to:
Linda Wuebben/ICON 55669 888th Road Fordyce, NE 68736
|URGENT! GET INVOLVED!
If property taxes are crushing you, you need to attend this meeting!
The time for property tax reform is NOW --- Not 10 years from now!
Independent Cattlemen of Nebraska (ICON) is hosting Omaha attorney Dave Domina who will be leading a discussion on Property Tax Reform and solutions for this issue in Nebraska while also offering some discussion on a possible class action lawsuit with the State depending on the course of action the State makes.
YOUR CONTINUED MEMBERSHIP IN ICON IS IMPORTANT AND APPRECIATED.
TOGETHER, WE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE!
SUPPORT ICON!!! RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP NOW