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Narrow Gate Farm joins American Angus Association

Oct 24, 2013 - From staff reports

Narrow Gate Farm, of Riverton, is a new member of the American Angus Association, according to the national organization.

The American Angus Association, with nearly 25,000 active adult and junior members, is the largest beef breed association in the world. Its computerized records include detailed information on more than 17 million registered Angus.

The association records ancestral information, keeps production records on individual animals, and develops industry-leading selection tools for its members. These programs and services help members select and mate the best animals in their herds to produce quality genetics for the beef cattle industry and quality beef for consumers.

Second largest

James A. Jensen, of Riverton, recorded 611 head of Angus with the association during fiscal year 2013, according to the organization. His herd is Wyoming's second largest registered with the association.

Angus breeders across the nation registered 388,822 head of Angus cattle in 2013.

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