Tuesday, January 30, 2024 -- 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Pre CattleCon Ag Tour
Experience Florida’s rich cattle legacy and join the tour of these two impressive operations. The tour will begin with breakfast sandwiches and coffee at the Orange County Convention Center South Concourse starting at 7:00 AM. The buses will depart at 7:30 AM for Deseret Ranches - one of the largest cattle ranches in the United States! The tour at Deseret will consist of cattle and citrus, both which are crucial to American agriculture. Deseret raises 42,500 cows and operates over 1,600 acres of citrus! This unique ranch tour will show a vast aspect of Florida agriculture.
The first half of the tour will finish at Deseret, with a delicious BBQ lunch, which is included in the price of your ticket.
After lunch, the tour will head down the road to Kempfer Cattle Company, a 25,000-acre family owned and operated ranch. Another impressive operation, Kempfer has raised commercial cattle for over 100 years and purebred Brahmans since 1978. Come see this family operation that embodies the importance of tradition and preservation.