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Wye Angus Newsletters/Articles/Research



2018 Newsletter




Wye Angus Past and Present,    powerpoint presentation


RFD TV Segements about the history of the Wye Angus Herd.

"I Am Angus",, first aired December 19, 2011

"Cattlemen to Cattlemen",, first aired August 23, 2011

"Maryland Farm to Harvest, 2014 Wye Angus Sale,

AngusOneMagazine "Wye Angus" Article



Grass Fed vs. Grain Fed Steer Project

Dr. Jiuzhou Song started a research project in the fall of 2011 examining the effects of how finishing cattle on an alfalfa and orchard grass diet alters the epigenetic status of genes affecting beef quality and the fatty acid profile.  The ultimate goal of this research project is to develop methods that beef producers can use through dietary interventions to produce a highly palatable and nutritious product.


2016 Grass-Fed and Grain-Fed Carcass Data

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