Press Releases

NJHA Scholarship Deadline April 1

March 16, 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – This summer, more than $25,000 of scholarship money is available for active National Junior Hereford Association (NJHA) members who are seniors in high school or currently enrolled in a college program. In addition to scholarships, the NJHA also honors deserving members with junior and senior prospect awards as well as the […]

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Norsten Joins CHB as Regional Brand Manager

March 9, 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. –Tim Norsten, St. Paul, Minn., joined the Certified Hereford Beef staff March 6 as the Midwest regional brand manager. Norsten will work with clients in the Midwest region to expand the availability of CHB products and promote the CHB brand. Norsten joins the team with extensive retail and foodservice experience. He has […]

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JNHE Ambassador Applications Due March 15

March 9, 2017

Kansas City, Mo. –The American Hereford Association and National Junior Hereford Association are offering five “mini” internships for college students interested in gaining experience in national show coordination at the 2017 Junior National Hereford Expo, July 15-21 in and Louisville, Ky. Ambassadors will gain experience in social media, communications, office and customer service, event planning, […]

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The Hereford Derby: An Elite Frozen Genetics Sale

March 6, 2017

Don’t miss your opportunity to bid on some of the best genetics in the industry! The Hereford Derby online sale benefitting the 2017 Junior National Hereford Expo is March 7 at 7 p.m. CST on lowdermanauctionoptions.com. Lots include semen and embryo packages. A special thanks goes to The Hereford Derby consignors including: Churchill Cattle Co., […]

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74 Head Entered in NJHA Fed Steer Shootout

February 21, 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Seventy-four head of cattle from National Junior Hereford Association members in nine states are on feed for the NJHA Fed Steer Shootout competition at Gregory Feedlots Inc., in Tabor, Iowa. The program is an opportunity for NJHA members to gain invaluable cattle-feeding industry education and experience. Participants will have the ability […]

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Bedwell Teaches Course at NCBA Cattlemen’s Convention

February 9, 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Shane Bedwell, AHA director of breed improvement and chief operating officer, taught the course “Reducing lameness and improving cattle structure through genetics and management” Feb. 1 at the 24th edition of the Cattlemen’s College during the 2017 National Cattlemen’s Beef Association Cattle Industry Convention in Nashville. Bedwell’s course was one of […]

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Hereford Champions Named at Fort Worth

February 6, 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – B&C Stockman 6026D ET won the grand champion horned bull title and C Black Hawk Down ET took grand champion polled bull honors at the Fort Worth National Hereford Show Jan. 30, 2017, during the Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show in Fort Worth, Texas. Matt Copeland, Nara Visa, N.M., judged the […]

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Kolt Cattle Co. and Kids, JB Show Cattle, King Ranch and David Shelburg Purchase Foundation Female Supporting Hereford Youth

January 27, 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — BR Kate Rielle 5532 ET sold for $75,000 to benefit the Hereford Youth Foundation of America’s Growing a Lasting Legacy Campaign, Jan. 13, at the Mile High Night Sale in Denver. The Lot 1 Foundation Female has been highlighting the National Hereford Sale in Denver the past nine years with a […]

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Mile High Night Hereford Sale Grosses $548,750

January 26, 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Hereford breed garnered attention this year at the National Western Stock Show (NWSS) in Denver at the Mile High Night Hereford Sale. An estimated 5,000 attended the sale Jan. 13 on the stadium floor. “The Mile High Night and Mile High Eve sales both showed a strong demand for Hereford […]

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BR Belle Air 6011 Named Supreme Hereford at 2017 National Western

January 18, 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Herefords took Denver by storm in the Yards and on the Hill at the National Western Stock Show Jan. 12-14 in Denver. A total of 735 Herefords were exhibited throughout the three-day event. There were 337 head in the open show, 179 in the junior show, 33 pens of bulls, 20 […]

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