April 13, 2007


For More Information Contact:

Shelia Stannard at 816-383-5152 or sstannard@angus.org



Angus Programs Featured on The American Rancher


            Two growing Angus programs will be featured on RFD-TV later this month.  “The American Rancher” will feature a 30-minute segment on the National Junior Angus Association (NJAA) and the Angus Foundation, beginning Monday, April 23, airing at 8 p.m., Central Time.  The program will re-air on Tuesday, April 24 at 4 a.m. and 12 p.m.; Saturday, April 28 at 3:30 p.m.; and Sunday, April 29 at 9 p.m.  All times are Central.

            The 30-minute show hosted by Pam Minick includes an overview of the NJAA and features interviews with past and current members reflecting on the leadership and educational experiences offered through junior Angus programs.  Parents also offer their admiration for the NJAA and the skills taught to its members.

            The Vision for Value: Campaign for Angus, the Angus Foundation’s multi-year, capital campaign is also featured during the program, and highlights the opportunities the Foundation offers through its educational, youth and research effort.

            Angus enthusiasts will want to tune to RFD-TV, Direct TV Channel 379 the week of April 23 to learn more about the NJAA and the Angus Foundation on “The American Rancher.”