Kansas to host Pre-Convention National Angus Tour Reserve your display pen space by June 15- click here
Kansas Angus Association members you have the opportunity to showcase your cattle as we host the pre– convention tour with the 2015 National Angus Convention & Trade Show in Overland Park, Kansas. The tour will be on Monday November 2. We are offering display /pen space at 2 of the tour stop locations. Cost to display is $150 per pen with a limit of one pen per member on a first-reply basis. The fee will include pen space for up to 2 pairs or 3 to 5 females. Host locations or display cattle are Mill Brae Ranch, Maple Hill and May-Way Farms, Baldwin City. All display reservations must be made through the Kansas Angus Association by June 15, 2015. To display or for more information please visit www.kansasangus.org and complete the reservation form. A limited number of spaces are available. In addition to your pen space, benefits will include recognition as a tour meal sponsor in the Kansas Angus News and on the Angus Means Business Convention website and in convention and tour publicity. The Kansas Tour will include stops at Mill Brae Ranch, May-Way Farms and Chair Rock Ranch. For more information on the National Angus Convention & Trade Show visit www.angus.org and look for the events link.
Position Opening– KAA Treasurer/Bookkeeper
Current Kansas Angus Association treasurer Robert Bailey has announced his retirement after ten years as KAA treasurer. The KAA board of directors is seeking a qualified individual or firm to assume the position of treasurer and or bookkeeper in late spring/early summer. Applicants must have experience in and be efficient in QuickBooks and accounting. Responsibilities to include but are not limited to: accounts receivable and payable, billing, payroll, financial statements and filing quarterly tax documents. Applicants must have a computer and QuickBooks program. This is a part-time position with an average of 10-15 hours per month , compensation to include monthly salary and month expense allowance. Interested persons should send a resume and cover letter to email@example.com . Applications wil be accepted until the position is filled. . Click here for job description._/uploads/1/4/7/7/14777870/kaa_treas_job_description_2015.doc
KJAA Preview Show is June 5-6
Kansas Junior Angus Association members are planning their annual summer Preview Show. The Preview Show will be June 5-6, 2015 on the Kansas State Fairgrounds in Hutchinson. Cattle classes will include owned and bred and owned females, cow/calf pairs, bred and owned bulls and registered, commercial and Angus crossbred steers. Juniors may also compete in showmanship, sales talk, herdsman’s quiz, public speaking contests and the “editor’s pic” photo contest. Two showmanship representatives to the 2015 National Junior Angus Show contest as well as members of the KJAA team sales and quiz bowl NJAS teams will be chosen through contest participation. The two day event will feature the KJAA annual meeting, officer elections and awards presentations. The Kansas Angus Auxiliary will conduct their summer meeting and award scholarships in conjunction with the Preview Show. Joel Judge will evaluate the cattle show and showmanship.classes. Show online entry deadline is May 29. Online entry submission option is available click here.
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