2012 Nebraska Angus Tour cancelled
The Nebraska Angus Association regrets to announce that the 2012 Nebraska Angus Tour is cancelled due to extremely dry conditions in the northwest region of the state. The tour was scheduled for Sept. 15-16.
“Times are tough for ranchers across the country, and it’s no different in Nebraska,” said Suzy Hebbert, secretary/manager of the Nebraska Angus Association. “The drought has hit northwestern Nebraska particularly hard, and we decided it would be best to cancel the Angus tour this year.”
Visit http://www.nebraskaangus.org for information about the 2013 tour that will be held in northeastern Nebraska.F
– American Angus Association
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