The Canadian Angus Association has two awards for the commercial side of our business, the Auction Market of the Year Award and the Feedlot of the Year Award.
Auction Market of the Year Award
The Auction Market of the Year Award was introduced in 2006 to recognize and honour those auction markets that work hard to promote Angus cattle. The most recent award recipient was Cowtown Livestock Exchange Inc., Maple Creek, SK.
2014–Heartland Auction Market, Virden, MB
2013–Perlich Brothers Auction Market, Lethbridge, AB
2012–Valley Auction Ltd., Armstrong, BC
2011–VJV Auction Co. Ltd., Ponoka, Stavely & Dawson Creek, AB & BC
2010–Assiniboia Livestock Auction, Assiniboia, SK
2009–Provost Livestock Exchange, Provost, AB
2008–Saskatoon Livestock Sales Ltd., Saskatoon, SK
2007–B.C. Livestock Producers Co-op Williams Lake, Williams Lake, BC
2006–Mankota Stockmen’s Weigh Co., Mankota, SK
Feedlot of the Year Award
The Canadian Angus Association introduced the Feedlot of the Year Award in 2011 to recognize feedlots that promote Angus to their customers and that feed Canadian Angus Rancher Endorsed tagged cattle.
2014 Feedlot of the Year–Highway 21 Feeders Ltd., AB
2013 Western Feedlot of the Year–Kasko Feeders, AB
2013 Eastern Feedlot of the Year–Islay Farms and JSE Farms, ON
2012 Western Feedlot of the Year–Hagel Feeders, AB
2012 Eastern Feedlot of the Year–Conlin Feeders, ON
2011 Western Feedlot of the Year–Red Coat Cattle Feeders Inc., SK
2011 Eastern Feedlot of the Year–Les Fermes Desrosiers, QC
2010 Western Feedlot of the Year–High Ridge Feeders and Shannondale Farm, MB
2010 Eastern Feedlot of the Year–Ferme d’Anjou et Fils, QC