Winter 2021 INSIDE THE LEDGER
THE LEDGER The official publication of the
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ON THE COVER An American Aberdeen bull grazes at Chain Ranch, Canton, Okla. Photo by Kendell Harsh.
FEATURES Colostrum First
Administration LESLIE MCKIBBEN email@example.com (608) 573-2530 Copy Editor LARISA WILLRETT
Ensuring successful transfer of colostrum to newborn calves is imperative. Bull Buying Considerations and Why Quality Matters
A look at how to ensure you’re making the right selection decisions.
Meet the Rancher: Sandford Ranches
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Webinar highlights the value of parentage verification. AAA Annual Meeting and National Show
Find details about national American Aberdeen events taking place Jan. 27-30 in Woodward, Okla.
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