IBCA Smokin’ Log

  • Annual Meeting Report for August 5, 2016 All IBCA Members, August 5, 2016 we held our annual IBCA meeting. This meeting was well attended with over 90 people in attendance. We had over $18,000 in prizes and free entries to raffle. A lot of fun was had by everyone and the members had a lot of input to the future of IBCA. I am ...
  • May 15, 2016 – Closing of Louisiana Pit Fellow IBCA Members,   Effective May 6, 2016 I accepted the resignation of Danny Titus as Louisiana Pit Director. Danny had served as Pit Director since appointed by Lynn Shivers when BCA was formed and Andy Hollerman had resigned. Myself and the BOD would like to thank Danny for serving as the Louisiana Pit Director. At this time there ...
  • March 12, 2016 – Incident involving IBCA members Pleasanton Altercation All IBCA Members, On March 12, 2016 there was an incident involving IBCA members at the Turn N Burn cook off in Pleasanton, Texas.  After reviewing the incident the Board felt like there were some offenses that warranted discipline action. For his actions in the incident Gerald Maynard resigned from the position of Pit Director of the ...
  • September, 2015 IBCA Smokin’ Log By Lynn Shivers September, 2015 Thanks to all that voted this year – the online voting was a success with almost twice as many voting than in the past. Introducing the elected IBCA BOD for 2015-2017 Ex. Director – Craig Sharry Secretary – Sara Trevino Treasurer – Joey Smith BOD at Large: (2) Lars Flores Michelle Wade All terms are 2 years. Congratulations and ...
  • August, 2015 THANKS to all attended the annual IBCA meeting in Austin. 80+ in attendance – also, THANKS to all of the Promoters that donated Free Entries —and to those that donated their product for the raffle. All money raised will be given to KASH FOR KIDS, Community Partners of Tarrant County, an emergency pantry for ...
  • July, 2015 Smokin’ Log Mark your calendar for Saturday, August 1, 2015 for the Annual IBCA Meeting in Austin at the VFW Post 8787, 500 VFW Rd., Austin, TX. 10:00 a.m. – The VFW will be cooking hamburgers for lunch, $6.00. We have received several FREE ENTRIES for the raffle and anyone wanting to donate anything for the raffle items ...
  • “June” 2015″ Mark your calendar for Saturday, August 1, 2015 for the Annual IBCA Meeting in Austin at the VFW Post 8787. Time to be announced. ELECTION YEAR Remember 2015 will be election year with all positions to be filled. Executive Director Secretary Treasurer Board of Director at Large (2) These are 2 year terms. Stop and think about who you would like ...
  • May ~ 2015 IBCA Smokin’ Log By Lynn Shivers   May, 2014 MAY is National BBQ Month   April was a very busy month (36 events) and May is starting off with a bang.  Congratulations to all of you that had your number called.  Thank you for supporting IBCA.   SOAP BOX:  Once again, I ask that you if you have a difficult name, please check ...
  • Turn-n-Burn’s Largest Payout in Texas Turn-n-Burn’s Largest Payout in Texas SUE BROWN, EDITOR , Pleasanton Express The IBCA sanctioned event brought 144 teams to compete at the Pleasanton Riverpark. It was perfect weather for the 5th Annual Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce Turn-n-Burn Barbeque Cook-off – and the pay-out was, too. At the end of the day and while the winners were still being ...
  • March ~ 2015 March, 2014   As the new smoking year gets into full swing, I thought I would review the rules as some questions have been brought up.   CHICKEN:  1/2 fully jointed domestic chicken, must include breast, wing with tip, visible not tucked under, thigh and drumstick.  The tip should be complete – NOT cut off at the bend.   PORK SPARE ...