American Angus Association® members gather in Louisville, Ky., this week for annual Angus events in conjunction with the 2012 North American International Livestock Exposition (NAILE). The festivities began Saturday, Nov. 10, and continue through Tuesday, Nov. 13. Using the resources described below, those at the meeting – or at home – can stay up-to-date with the latest show results and news.
1) Access the show results website, using a computer or cell phone.
2) Download the Angus Mobile app on a smartphone.
3) Watch live coverage from the showring.
4) Join Angus on Facebook and Twitter for instant updates.
5) Visit www.angus.org.
The NAILE Junior Angus Show took place Sunday, Nov. 11 in the Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center (KFEC) Freedom Hall. Randy Perry, Fresno, Calif., judged the show. The grand champion Angus female was Gambles Double L Shadoe 3121, owned by Ty Bayer, Ringle, Wis.; and the reserve grand champion Angus female was EXAR Envious Blackbird 1760, owned by Ashley Cox, Eagle Point, Ore.
The NAILE Super-Point Roll of Victory (ROV) Angus show kicks off at 8 a.m. today in the KFEC with the bull show, as well as the crowning of Miss American Angus. Brian McCulloh, Viroqua, Wis., will judge the ROV show, which this year is also the 2013 National Angus Show. The open female and cow-calf shows begin at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13.
Today, Angus delegates meet for the 129th Annual Meeting of Delegates to conduct Association business and elect five new members to the Board of Directors. Ten candidates gave speeches and answered questions Sunday, Nov. 11, during the candidate forum. New board members and officers will be announced at the conclusion of the meeting.
Tune to The Angus Report on RFD-TV, 7:30 a.m. (central) Monday, Nov. 26, for further event news and highlights.