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American Angus Association

Angus Value Discovery Contest

Win a share of up to $5,000 in prizes!

The Angus Value Discovery Contest is a friendly competition for commercial Angus producers to receive recognition for their success in raising high-quality cattle with elite carcass merit.

Click here for a complete overview of contest rules.

To submit a contest entry, please complete all fields below on the entry form. Each entry must be nominated by their respective genetics supplier.

*Registered Angus breeders and AI companies will be notified if they are designated as the primary genetics provider for any AVDC entry.

If you are a genetics provider nominating a customer, please complete this section about your customer.
If you are a commercial producer nominating yourself, please proceed to Cattle Information.

Cattle information


Each entry must be accompanied by an official packer summary of individual or group carcass data. These files may be uploaded individually in the provided fields below.

Official packer summaries should include the following information:

  • Percent Choice, Certified Angus Beef ® brand and Prime
  • Yield Grade distribution
  • Hot carcass weight (If submitting group carcass data, this should include the HCW distribution
    rather than just a lot average to identify outliers.)

For questions regarding the Angus Value Discovery Contest, please contact Kara Lee at 330-345-2333 or