UM Foundation registers most Angus cattle
QUEENSTOWN — University of Maryland Foundation Inc., Queenstown, ranked as second largest in registering the most Angus beef cattle in Maryland with the American Angus Association during fiscal year 2016, which ended Sept. 30, according to Allen Moczygemba, association chief executive officer.
Angus breeders across the nation in 2016 registered 334,607 head of Angus cattle.
“Our growth this fiscal year continues to demonstrate strong demand for Angus genetics and solidifies our long-held position as a leader in the beef cattle industry,” Moczygemba said. “These results underscore our members’ commitment to providing genetic solutions to the beef cattle industry.”
The American Angus Association is the nation’s largest beef breed organization, serving nearly 25,000 members across the United States, Canada and several other countries.