Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Angus - Champion of the World 2013 Competition

The "Angus - Miss North America 2013" and "Angus - Miss World 2013" title was won by DMM Blackcap Essence 7Y. She was also the 2013 Canadian Western Agribition Grand Champion. This win gives Miller Wilson Angus of Bashaw, Alberta, Canada, back to back "Angus - Miss North America" and "Angus - Miss World" success.

The "Angus - Champion of North America 2013" and "Angus - Champion of the World 2013" title was also won by a Canadian entry. Red Wilbar Longitude 646Y, owned by Redrich Farms of Forestburg, Alberta, Canada. He was named 2013 Canadian Western Agribition Supreme Champion Bull as well as Canadian Naitional Champion Bull at Edmonton Farm Fair.

The "Angus - Champion of the World 2013" Competition took place between December 1-7, 2013 on and Facebook's "Angus Breeder" page.

Black and red Angus entries from 43 different countries were evaluated by judges from 30 different countries. 

This is a unique event showcasing genetics from literally every corner of the globe. The initiative creates awareness, builds goodwill and encourages international trade. 

The official judges were:
1. Hector Bonomi (Uruguay)
2. Harley van Rhyn (South Africa)
3. Henrik Andersen (Denmark)
4. Bill Biglieni (Canada)
5. The General Public (Representing 30 different countries)

Each of the five judges' rankings made up 20% of the final results.

For a complete list of classes and results, please visit

Congratulations to Miller Wilson Angus and Redrich Farms!