Press Releases

As the busy bull-buying season approaches, Red Angus stakeholders are now armed with updated selection tools to assist them in bull battery purchases to enhance their own herds’ genetics for long-term productivity and profitability. 
 
The Red Angus Association of America (RAAA) Board of Directors announced the hire of Twig Marston, Ph.D., of Norfolk, Neb., as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the national association. Marston will assume the leadership role beginning Jan. 20, 2014.
 
“Twig has built a grounded, practical, well-informed knowledge and appreciation for the RAAA and its principles through his combined experienced,” said Tim Whitley, RAAA president.

This year’s Brain Trust will feature an all-star panel discussing the role of applied genomics as it plays into real-world scenarios.

The Red Angus Association of America (RAAA) invites all cattle producers to attend the 2014 Brain Trust during the National Western Stock Show events in Denver, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, at the Denver Airport Marriott at Gateway Park, Aurora, Colo.

Brain Trust will run from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. and is free to attend.

Red Angus producers from Texas to Oregon reported 758 head of Red Angus cattle that reached tremendous yield and quality combinations earning them the title of Grid Master in 2013. The Red Angus Association of America (RAAA) recognized these Grid Master award winners at its 60th National Convention in Lewistown, Mont., this fall.

Anderson Land & Cattle Co., of Oberlin, Kan., won the prestigious Grid Master Award for raising and feeding Red Angus cattle that meet and exceed strict carcass quality specifications. The Red Angus Association of America (RAAA) announced its 2013 Grid Master awards during the 60th National Convention in Lewiston, Mont., this fall.

Broseco Ranches of Omaha, Texas, won the prestigious Grid Master Award for raising and feeding Red Angus cattle that meet and exceed strict carcass quality specifications. The Red Angus Association of America (RAAA) announced its 2013 Grid Master awards during the 60th National Convention in Lewiston, Mont., this fall.

Christensen Brothers, Inc. of Weldona, Colo., won three prestigious Grid Master Awards for raising and owning Red Angus cattle that meet and exceed strict carcass quality specifications. The Red Angus Association of America (RAAA) announced its 2013 Grid Master awards during the 60th National Convention in Lewiston, Mont., this fall.

Christensen Brothers Inc. raised and finished 230 head of naturally fed cattle that achieved the recognition.

Croissant Red Angus of Briggsdale, Colo., won the prestigious Grid Master Award for raising and feeding Red Angus cattle that meet and exceed strict carcass quality specifications. The Red Angus Association of America (RAAA) announced its 2013 Grid Master awards during the 60th National Convention in Lewiston, Mont., this fall.

Feikert Red Angus of St. Francis, Kan., won the prestigious Grid Master Award for raising and feeding Red Angus cattle that meet and exceed strict carcass quality specifications. The Red Angus Association of America (RAAA) announced its 2013 Grid Master awards during the 60th National Convention in Lewiston, Mont., this fall.

Bill and Nancy Moore of Unity, Ore., have won the prestigious Grid Master Award for raising and feeding Red Angus cattle that meet and exceed strict carcass quality specifications. The Red Angus Association of America (RAAA) announced its 2013 Grid Master awards during the 60th National Convention in Lewiston, Mont., this fall.