October 10, 2012

State of Alabama
Press Release: Agriculture and Industries, Department of

Beef Day TODAY to Honor Local Military

MONTGOMERY - - Cowboy hats, boots, the smell of ribeye steak sandwiches, and camouflage will take over at a very special event TODAY, October 10th.  The Montgomery State Farmer’s Market Pavilion at 1655 Federal Drive will be home of the Beef Day celebration and picnic from 11:00 AM -1:00 PM.  Beef Day at the Farmer’s Market will recognize cattle families and honor some of our military heroes in the area.  


You are invited to join us for a press conference at 12:00 PM to hear Congressman Martha Roby and Alabama Cattlemen’s Association officials talk about the economic importance of the state’s $2.5 billion beef cattle industry.  In addition, you can enjoy a complimentary ribeye steak sandwich lunch provided by hardworking cattlemen from around the area as they continue to celebrate October as Beef Month!


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