The 2018 Indiana Angus Association Annual Banquet took place on Saturday, February 11 in Lafayette, Indiana.
The evening kicked off with recognition of 2017 Annual Awards. Congratulations to the following recipients:
Historic Herds 75 Years
Innis Farms- Jeff & Julie Innis and Family
K & D Farms-Dale & Kaye Schultz
Show Heifer of the Year Award / Jim Singleton Award
WCC Mignonne C114- Devan Brown
Molly Judd and Krista Stillwell
Farm Family of the Year
David, Kris, Andy & Katie Brock
Past President Award
Katie Brock represented the Junior Association asking for families and farms to purchase a spot on the back of Tee Shirts for the Indiana Exhibitors to wear at the upcoming NJAA show in Madison Wisconsin. 25.00 will help sponsor the tee shirts. Sleeves will be auctioned off.
Andy Howell conducted auction for the sleeves for Jr. Shirts, the directory and News.
Sleeves on Tee shirt Each sleeve was auctioned off for 600.00 both purchased by Linz Angus
Inside Cover Front- 500.00 Howell Cattle Co. Dr. Phil Howell
Opposite Inside - 550.00 Double R Bar- Bob Dragani
Outside Back Cover - 800. Linz Angus- Glen Davis
Opposite Table of Contents - 400.00 Mehaffey Land & Cattle- Dr. Om & Rita Sharma
Opposite Special Event - 475.00 Sunrise Sunset Farm - Tyler & Cortney Cates
Inside back cover 650.00 Hall of Fame
Opposite Index Advertisement - 500.00 Carmichael Angus Farms- Les & Sandy Carmichael
Opposite Inside Back pg. 450.00 Stewart Select- Andrew Stewart
Cody Sankey then introduced Cortney Hill Dukekart Cates representing the Ladies Auxililary. Cortney introduced our Junior Princesses, Princess and Queen. Serena Clock our 2018 Queen came forward and presented her speech promoting Angus cattle.
Cassie Royer, President of the Auxiliary, announced the Vera Sherbaun Award to Carol Bloom who was unable to attend our annual dinner so the award will be presented to her at the annual auxiliary meeting in April of this year.
The auction continued with auctioning off pages of choice in the Directory.
400 per page
Mehaffey Land & Cattle- Dr. Om & Rita Sharma
Brock Family Farms - David & Kris Brock
Logos were sold for 100.00 to the following:
Steve Patton Double R Bar- Bob Dragani
Royer Show Cattle Wickard Stock Farm- Chris & Julia
Pilgrim Angus -Haag Family Kevin Swaim- Shadymere
Locust Hill- Jay Davis Carmichael- Les & Sandy Carmichael
Innis Farms- Jeff & Julie McClarnon Stock Farm- Judy Brown
Stockdale Farms BarWater Farms- Brandon Waterman
News Covers were Auctioned off
August - 600.00 Linz Angus
October - 350.00 Factory Direct
January - 375.00 Linz Angus
March - 500.00 Southern Assoc
May - 300.00 Stewart Select
Back ¼ pg of News
Aug. 100.00 Carmichael Farms
October. – Open
March 100.00 Howell Cattle Co.
May 100.00 Brock Family Farm
SAC Conversation- 5 straws 30.00 x 5 Paul Hart
SMA Watchout 482 3 straws 90.00 x 3 Dr. Phil Howell
PVF Surveillance 5 straws 90.00 x 5 GMC Angus- Vaughn Bracken
WCC Classic- 5 straws 20.00 x 5 Carmichael Farms
PVF Insight- 5 straws 35.00 x 5 Brandon Waterman
Quaker Hill Rampage 5 straws 35.00 x 5 Bob Dragani
SS Niagra 10 straws 30.00 x 10 Linz Angus
KCF Bennett Fortress 5 straws 40.00 x 5 Ralph Meyer
VAR Discovery 5 straws 30.00 x 5 Bob Dragani