The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

June 15, 2013

Strate to exhibit Angus at national show


Enid News and Eagle

ENID, Okla. — Jarred William Strate, of Fairmont, will exhibit Angus cattle at the 2013 National Junior Angus Show at the American Royal Complex, Kansas City, Mo.

The show is July 5-11, said Robin Ruff, director of junior activities for the American Angus Association.

Strate, a junior member of American Angus Association is one of 741 young Angus breeders from 33 states who have entered a total of 1,599 head in the show.

Jonathan Perry, of Fayetteville, Tenn., will judge the bred-and-owned cattle and cow-calf pairs. Chris Mullinix, of El Dorado, Kan., will evaluate the owned heifers. Ryan Rathmann, of Lubbock, Texas, will judge the steers.

In addition to the traditional cattle show, this year’s event will include a beef cook-off; team sales competition; and public speaking, photography, graphic design, writing, poster and other contests.