Angus Members Invited to Apply for Beef Leadership Institute
(NAFB)--The seventh annual Beef Leaders Institute will take place June 23rd through the 26th. The Institute is an opportunity for American Angus Association members who have an interest in becoming more effective leaders in the agriculture industry. They will gather in Saint Joseph, Missouri for a series of informative sessions and a tour across several industry segments. Association Director of Events, Activities and Education Robin Ruff says members will experience the entire beef production chain first-hand and better understand how their quality Angus cattle contribute to the industry as a whole. Applications for the 2014 program are due March 1st.
Visit www.angus.org for more information and access to the application. Just click on the Event Registration link under the Events heading.
The Beef Leaders Institute is designed for American Angus Association members between 25 and 45 years of age to provide insight into the beef industry - while enhancing their knowledge of the association and strengthening leadership skills. Participants tour a beef harvesting and packing facility, retailer, fabricator, feedlots and other industry segments - including the association.