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Perry delegate to Angus convention

Posted on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 9:56 am

Jonathan Perry of Fayetteville has been elected as a delegate to the 131st Annual American Angus Association Convention of Delegates on Nov. 6 at the KCI Expo Center in Kansas City, Mo., reports Bryce Schumann, CEO of the American Angus Association.

Perry, a member of the American Angus Association with headquarters in Saint Joseph, Mo., is one of 317 Angus breeders who have been elected by fellow members in their state to serve as a representative at the annual meeting. Representing 42 states, District of Columbia and Canada, the delegates will participate in the business meeting and elect new officers and five directors to the American Angus Association board.

The annual meeting will take place in conjunction with the 2014 Angus Means Business National Convention and Trade Show, Nov. 4-6, in Kansas City, Mo. The first-ever event is open to anyone in the cattle business and will feature high-profile keynote speakers; educational sessions, featuring thought leaders from every industry sector; Angus University, sponsored by Merck Animal Health; entertainment; evening galas; prize giveaways; and an expansive trade show. Visit www.angusconvention.com to learn more.