AGA Annual Events and Deadlines

  • January 1 – Annual Herd Assessments available on online AGA registry system. Paper copies will be mailed to those memberships that do not utilize the online registry system.
  • January 1 – AGJA annual dues are due.  AGA dues are due on the annual membership date for each membership.
  • March 15 or the following business day if the date falls on a weekend – Annual Herd Assessments are due. Visit the Registration page for more information.
  • April – Spring AGA Board of Directors Meeting.
  • May 15 – Sire Summary data due for Summer National Cattle Evaluation (NCE) run (see Requested Member Data chart for more information).
  • June 1 – Deadline to transfer animals for AGJA-sponsored shows. If a show takes place in May, deadline for transfer is May 1.
  • July 15 – Pre-registration for AGA National Convention begins.
  • July 31 – Nominations due for AGA Breeder of the Year, Outstanding Commercial Producer of the Year, and AGA Hall of Fame. Applications for the seedstock and commercial producer awards can be found on the Member Programs Page under Membership or by requesting an application from the AGA office
  • August – Summer AGA Board of Directors Meeting
  • August 1 – Dam of Merit and Dam of Distinction data due.
  • October – Submit DNA samples for national sale futurity animals.
  • October 10 – Request absentee voting ballots for the election of AGA Board of Directors. Request period lasts 60 days, starting on October 10.
  • November 1 – Junior Dues mailed to AGJA members.
  • November 1 – Sire Summary data due to Winter NCE run (see Requested Member Data chart for more Information). Helpful Tip: Data submitted for the Winter NCE run provides your production sale customers the most accurate EPDs.
  • December – AGA Convention and Annual Meeting