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January 2015

Angus Offers Internship and Scholarship Opportunities
Deadline to submit application is Feb. 6, 2015.

Spend an Angus Night on the Mountain
Spruce Mountain Ranch hosts Jan. 14 event to support the Angus Foundation and 2015 National Junior Angus Show.

An Angus Homecoming
The American Angus Association welcomed visitors Nov. 3 in Saint Joseph, Mo.

Angus Foundation Supporters Light the Way
Supporter Recognition Event in Kansas City celebrates donors who have forged the way for Angus youth, education and research.

Honoring Angus Breed Heritage
Four individuals inducted into the Angus Heritage Foundation during the breed’s Awards Recognition Breakfast in Kansas City.

100 Years & Counting
Laflin Angus, Dahl Angus celebrated for a century in the business.

Angus Recognizes ROV Show Winners
Top Roll of Victory winners honored during the Awards Recognition Breakfast.

Miss American Angus Crowned in Kansas City
Madison Butler, Vincennes, Ind., chosen to represent the Angus breed in 2015.

Facing Adversity
Newly crowned Miss American Angus shares her perspective on facing adversity.

Loyal Breed Supporters
The American Angus Auxiliary gathers for annual events this year in Kansas City.

Raise Your Hand
Volunteering benefits your farm, industry and future.

Women to Women, Moms to Moms
American National CattleWomen amp up efforts to inform consumers about beef.

Replacement Rationales
Heifer selection and development for the long haul.

Genetic Selection Q&A
Young Angus leaders share strategies on genetic selection.

GE-EPD Best Measure
Combining all the information that’s known on an animal for a particular trait, the genomically enhanced expected progeny difference provides most comprehensive look at an animal’s genetic merit.

Solid Footing
American Angus Association to start collecting hoof scores to generate expected progeny differences.

Communicating with Millennials
Checkoff-funded study evaluates perceptions and effective methods to better reach millennial consumers.

Portrait of Determination
Minnie Lou Bradley inducted into the Saddle & Sirloin Portrait Gallery.

Get Moving
Sitting deemed as bad as smoking.