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Students compete for National Beef Ambassador Team

FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) - Students from 17 states are beefing it up at Fort Smith. Competition for positions on the National Beef Ambassador Team is set to start Saturday at the Holiday Inn City Center in the west Arkansas city.

The Beef Ambassador team is sponsored by the American National CattleWomen. Five members are selected each year to boost beef in travels around the country.

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