It's Bigger, But Angus Shares Much With Its Smaller Counterparts

Marshall, Troy
November 2013
Beef Expert Blog;11/21/2013, p3
Blog Entry
In this article, the author talks about his opportunity to review breed statistics during the American Angus Association (AAA) annual convention that was held in Louisville, Kentucky in 2013. Topics discussed include the professional lifetime of a purebred breeder, the capital-intensiveness of the seedstock business, and cattle membership organizations. Also mentioned are the beef industry, the impact of technology on businesses, and the computer program rolled out by AAA.


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