Press Releases

Top Performing Cattle Earn Prestigious Grid Master Award

September 21, 2022

DENVER – The Grid Master Award, an honor bestowed by the Red Angus Association of America, is earned by operations that have successfully combined high-performing Red Angus genetics, skillful feeding and precise marketing to achieve success in the production of superior beef carcasses. Nolan Woodruff, RAAA commercial marketing specialist, announced the recipients of the 2022…

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Red Angus Juniors Experience Success at the 2022 North American Junior Red Angus Event

September 2, 2022

DENVER - Red Angus juniors took the red dirt by storm at the 2022 North American Junior Red Angus Event, held in Chickasha, Oklahoma, June 18-25. Juniors were successful in the show ring and in the many contests held during the week. “We appreciate the opportunity to support the 2022 NAJRAE as our National Junior Red…

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Commercial Cattlemen's Symposium Focused on Innovative Heifer Development

August 11, 2022

DENVER – The bustling ballrooms of Kalispell, Montana, will soon be filled with innovative and forward-thinking cattlemen and women during the 69th annual National Red Angus Convention. The Commercial Cattlemen’s Symposium, hosted by the Red Angus Association of America, is sure to be a highlight of the convention and will offer beef producers the tools…

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Red Angus Key to Scholarship Winners' Success

August 4, 2022

To advance its mission of equipping and preparing its young members to be leaders, innovators, stewards and advocates of the Red Angus breed and the beef business, the Red Angus Association of America Junior Activities committee annually awards scholarships to young men and women involved in agriculture. These scholarships are awarded to JRA members that…

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Fulmer and Johnson Join Red Angus Association of America Member Services Staff

June 21, 2022

DENVER – The Red Angus Association of America welcomes Kaitlyn Fulmer and Stephanie Johnson to the member services department. Fulmer and Johnson will assist members with inventory management, registrations, transfers, REDSPro software use and data submissions of various types. “Their enthusiasm of being a part of the Association has been evident from the very beginning,”…

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National Red Angus Convention Keynote Speakers Announced, Registration Open

June 16, 2022

DENVER – Beef producers are in for some great fellowship and an incredible lineup of speakers at the upcoming 69th annual National Red Angus Convention, set for Sept. 14-16 in Kalispell, Montana. Featured during convention will be Damian Mason an agriculturalist and comedian; NCBA President Don Schiefelbein; USMEF Director of Trade Analysis Jessica Spreitzer; and…

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Red Angus Interns to Lend Assistance During Summer Run

June 8, 2022

DENVER — Red Angus is excited to welcome two summer interns to assist with summer operations, sales and shows. Brock Fitzgerald, of Shirley, Illinois, will be serving the Red Angus Association of America as the commercial marketing team summer intern. He will be engaged in herd visits and conducting field audits as required for the…

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Genetics Valued Over Hide Color: Feedlot Managers Desire Change in the Feeder Cattle Market

June 6, 2022

DENVER – Genetic merit should matter more, while hide color should matter less, according to a recent survey conducted by the Red Angus Association of America. Results show cattle feeders and other industry stakeholders would like to see the feeder cattle market become more objective in its pricing methods. Respondents believe the current hide-color emphasis…

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Dr. Lindsay Upperman Joins the Red Angus Association of America

March 11, 2022

DENVER – The Red Angus Association of America welcomes Dr. Lindsay Upperman to its breed improvement department as a beef cattle geneticist. Upperman will work with the director of breed improvement to develop and deliver genetic selection tools, conduct research projects focusing on genetics and phenotypic information and develop educational programs that empower RAAA members…

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Red Angus Staff Take on New Roles in New Year

February 23, 2022

Jeananne Drouhard Moves into Role as Value-Added Program Specialist Jeananne Drouhard has transitioned into the role of a value-added programs specialist to support commercial producers with their marketing goals via multiple Red Angus tagging options. She will also work with the assistant director of value-added programs in managing customer relationships. This role originates from the…

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