Animal Ag Bites

Jamie Johansen


  • Tom Colyer, Gwendolyn Kitzan, Martin Auza, and Jeffrey Oatman have been appointed by the Secretary of Agriculture, Tom Vilsack, to serve on the American Lamb Board. Each appointee will serve a three-year term, effective January 2016. The Board is composed of six producers, three feeders, one seedstock producer and three first handlers.
  • The International Brangus Breeders Association Annual Meeting is set for Friday, March 4, 2016, from 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
  • Induction into the Saddle and Sirloin Portrait Gallery is the highest honor bestowed in the livestock industry. Angus breeder Dave Nichols, Bridgewater, Iowa, was honored as the 2015 inductee during a ceremony Nov. 15 at the Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky.
  • Mark your calendars for Missouri Cattlemen’s Association (MCA) 48th Annual Missouri Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show held Jan. 8-10, 2016, at the Tan-Tar-A resort in Osage Beach, Mo.
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