April 17, 2023
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Angus Election Under Way
Delegate nominations due June 9.
The American Angus Association® is preparing for the 2023 Annual Convention of Delegates, hosted in conjunction with the Angus Convention, Nov. 3-6 in Orlando, Florida.
In accordance with the Association bylaws, forms and information required to nominate a delegate online or through mail have been mailed to every eligible voting active life and regular Association member. . To nominate online, eligible voting members must visit the address provided on the form included in the mailing and use the unique pin number provided. The unique pin number is located below the member code in the upper right corner of the form. Nominations submitted online must be completed no later than 4:30 p.m., CDT June 9.
If the traditional printed form included in the mailing is used to nominate, the signed nomination form must be received in the Association office no later than 4:30 p.m., CDT on June 9.
The nomination period is April 10 to June 9, and each eligible voting member is allowed to nominate one eligible voting member who resides in the same herd state or district, including himself or herself. More information is available here.
The candidate should be highly involved in the Angus business, willing to attend the meeting and able to represent Angus breeders.
Following the close of the nomination period, every qualified nominee will be included on a state/district ballot. Ballots will be mailed to the eligible voting members in July to vote for the final slate of state/district delegates.
The 140th Annual Convention of Delegates will take place Monday, Nov. 6, during the Angus Convention in Orlando, Florida. Registration for Angus Convention begins July 1. More information about the event is available at www.angusconvention.com.
ANGUS MEANS BUSINESS. The American Angus Association® is the nation’s largest beef breed organization, serving nearly 22,000 members across the United States, Canada and several other countries. It’s home to an extensive breed registry that grows by more than 300,000 animals each year. The Association also provides programs and services to farmers, ranchers and others who rely on Angus to produce quality genetics for the beef industry and quality beef for consumers.
For more information about Angus cattle and the American Angus Association, visit www.angus.org.