In this I Am Angus segment, Carol Hegeman, historian for the National Park Service, discusses President Dwight Eisenhower's passion for agriculture and Angus cattle.
The "I Am Angus" television program highlights the contributions of America’s ranching industry, with profiles of people from across the country whose lives are defined by Angus cattle and Angus beef. But this show isn't just for Angus producers.
"The program has something for everyone, regardless of background, experience or breed affiliation,” says Eric Grant, American Angus Association director of public relations.
The hour-long program airs on RFD-TV with a new episode scheduled for .Monday, Jan. 3, 2011. The new show celebrates the history of the National Western Stock Show and the heritage of the Angus breed throughout the U.S.
For more information, visit www.angus.org.