Aberdeen Angus

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Aberdeen Angus

a black, polled breed of beef cattle. Known inherited defects in the breed include mannosidosis, dwarfism and inherited spastic paresis.
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Angus (ayng-gehs) Officially known as the Aberdeen Angus, Angus cattle originated in Scotland in the early 1700s.
Creekstone Farms manager Kevin Pentz said he does not anticipate the team finding any problems at Creekstone, which he said slaughters only source-verified, premium Black Angus cattle less than 24 months of age.
The first call of the day is to feed and check the 50 or so Aberdeen Angus Cattle which we keep.
For the last two years, a new herd of 72 Black Angus cattle have been taking part in the study, where half are free to eat grass in the field, with the other half eating corn silage and mineral and protein supplements.
The State Fair is a traditional showcase for Missouri agriculture--with everything from Angus cattle to zucchini.
She maintained a herd of her own and had been royal patron to the Aberdeen Angus Cattle Society for more than 65 years.
The corn grows high, soybean bushes sprout nary a weed, the Black Angus cattle look fed and fit.
He and his wife, Gloria, who died a year ago, started their herd of purebred Angus cattle in 1947.
This is a competitive world,'' said Evan Rayl, who breeds Angus cattle at his farm in Bridgewater, in southwestern Iowa.
Davis purchased the various lands and began raising blue black Angus cattle.
For more information about Angus cattle and the American Angus Association's programs and services, visit www.