Western Livestock Journal Blogs - Pete's Comments http://www.wlj.net/blogs-1-1-1-4.html <![CDATA[This is my first blog]]> Terry Stokes, chief executive officer of the National Cattlemens Beef Association (NCBA), announced today he will resign from his position following the 2009 Cattle Industry Convention, Jan. 31, 2009. Stokes said representing cattlemen and championing their cause has been the greatest honor and the most fulfilling job of his career, but he explained it also is all-consuming. ]]>