CCA Congratulates McNabb on receiving Carl Block Award

Calgary, AB – The Canadian Cattlemen’s Association (CCA) congratulates general manager Rob McNabb, today named the 2013 recipient of the Carl Block Award. The award recognizes McNabb’s contributions to the beef cattle industry and animal agriculture as a whole.

CCA Executive Vice-President Dennis Laycraft said McNabb’s contributions to Canada’s cattle industry are lengthy and very worthy of recognition. Since joining the CCA in 1998, McNabb has been instrumental in initiating and implementing advancements in vitally important areas including animal health and welfare, food safety, traceability, biosecurity and disease control and prevention, to name a few.