The Texas Limousin Association (TLA) is the state organization for the Limousin breed. It was founded in 1971, with 90 charter members, as a non-profit organization operating by its membership for the members. Today, the association ranks as one of the largest state beef cattle breed organizations in the nation. Texas Limousin breeders registered near 16,000 head of Limousin in the North American Limousin Foundation Herd Books in the fiscal year 2001. The Texas registrations accounted for about 20 percent of the total Limousin cattle registered in the United States. The primary purpose of the TLA is the promotion, improvement and marketing of Limousin cattle to the benefit of all its members. Through the year, the members, officers and directors have achieved this goal through many diverse activities.

From its offices, TLA directs breed promotion, improvement activities, shows, sales, research and support of Junior activities. In addition, the association continues as the promotion vehicle for the Texas Limousin cattle in this state, other states and Mexico. It achieves this goal by developing and distributing informational literature about the breed, its members and goals.



TLA is also the parent organization for the Texas Junior Limousin Association. The TJLA annually holds a field day and heifer show at a member’s ranch. The event draws hundreds of current and prospective members and breeders.



The association also publishes the TEXAS LIMOUSIN NEWS. Its pages keep members informed of association activities, sale reports and current events in the U.S. and the International beef industry. The publication’s advertising also allows members to promote their cattle while contributing to the financial strength of the association. All advertising revenue is used to extend the promotion activities of the Limousin breed.

About Us

Current Leadership

President: Matt Chachere 

Vice President: Amber Parkinson 

Secretary: Jason Gaston 

Treasurer: Jay Wilder

Ex -Officio: Glenn Schur 

Executive Secretary: Leighton Chachere 

Board Of Directors

Jason Gaston
2019 Stonegate Blvd.
Bridgeport, TX 76426

Matt Chachere
7041 FM 1960
Dayton, TX 77535


Glenn Schur
2669 CR 70
Plainview, TX 79072

Bruce Lawrence

P.O. Box 299

Anton, TX 79313



Hannah Henderson
646 Shown Road
Jacksboro, TX 79336



Brett Begert


Amber Parkinson
3206 W. State Rd. 114
Levelland, TX 79336