In an American Angus Association news release, the announcement was made that Hunter Riley, of Winlock, has become a junior member of the National Junior Angus Association.
“Junior members of the Association are eligible to register cattle in the American Angus Association, participate in programs conducted by the National Junior Angus Association and take part in Association-sponsored shows and other national and regional events,” the release stated.
The junior arm of the American Angus Association, the National Junior Angus Association, is for those under 21 and aims to encourage young people to get involved in with angus steer and heifer projects and offers them resources.
To learn more about the National Junior Angus Association, including how to join, visit https://www.angus.org/njaa.
Featuring an extensive breed registry that grows every year, the American Angus Association and its entities — Angus Genetics Inc., Angus Media, Certified Angus Beef LLC and the Angus Foundation — help members advance the beef industry.
The Association offers programs and services to farmers, ranchers and others who rely on it for quality genetics for the beef industry and quality beef for consumers. For more information, visit https://www.angus.org/.