Today the Butte County Cattlewomen honored Andree Earley as
"Cow Bell of the Year"
Andree grew up with a small cow-calf operation. She showed
cattle throughout the western United States very successfully and was
one of the top youth showmen in California for many years.
Since that time, Andree along with her husband Sean and their two boys,
have developed a commercial beef herd along with a small group of
registered Red Angus. Andree is very active in the beef community, participating
in many Cattlewomen and Cattlemen events in the State and the region.
In addition to family and ranch life, Andree has been the driving forces
building one of the premier FFA chapters in the north state, at Las Plumas
in Oroville, where she has taught for six years.
For the Butte County Cattlewoman, Andree has revitalized the Beef
Ambassador program. Seeing that her FFA students compete in both the
junior and senior divisions.
Her commitment to young people is remarkable, and the Butte County
Cattlewoman are proud to recognize her as member of the year.