Meet the rancher

Our Certified Angus Beef ® brand is the finest natural beef available. Angus cattle are carefully selected from reputable ranches and family farms in America’s heartland.

Certified Angus Beef ® brand. These producers are dedicated to bringing the very best, beef to your family’s table. These ranchers commit to a never, ever policy, raising cattle without antibiotics or added hormones. And cattle are fed a strictly vegetarian diet.

Never Given Antibiotics
Cattle handling and feeding guidelines are carefully monitored and strictly enforced.
Producers ensure antibiotics are never used.

Never Given Hormones
Producers ensure cattle are never given hormones to increase growth or feed efficiency.

Never Anything but a Vegetarian Diet
Cattle enjoy a vegetarian diet of top-quality grains, forages and essential nutrients.

Not only does Certified Angus Beef ® brand meet the brand’s standards for beef, it also meets the brand’s marbling standards and 10 specifications for flavor and quality.
These standards – paired with a never, ever commitment – ensure consumers always enjoy premium beef with the wholesome goodness of the brand’s products.

As a nonprofit organization, our company’s mission is simple: Provide superior beef quality through our network of world-class farmers and ranchers. We’re the first Angus brand and the only brand owned by the American Angus Association ® – the organization representing nearly 30,000 of America’s Angus ranchers and their families.