2014-15 National Shows
Keystone International Livestock Exposition
2300 N. Cameron St., Harrisburg, PA 17110
(717) 787-2905, www.keystoneinternational.state.pa.us
Show date: Oct. 3
Entry deadline: Aug. 31
Judge: Mark & Deb Core, Pleasantville, Iowa
American Royal National Hereford Show
1701 American Royal Court, Kansas City, MO 64102
(816) 221-9800, www.americanroyal.com
Show date: Nov. 2
Entry deadline: Sept. 10
Judge: Kevin Hafner, Yukon, Okla.
North American International Livestock Exposition National Hereford Show
P.O. Box 36367, Louisville, KY 40233
(502) 595-3166, www.livestockexpo.org
Show date: Nov. 17
Entry deadline: Oct. 1
Judge: Lydell Meier, Clinton, Tenn.
Western Nugget National Hereford Show
Reno, Nev., www.nuggethereford.com
Show secretary: Sue Hoffman, 1405 Crown Dr., Reno, NV 89503,
(775) 747-8917, (775) 722-6116
Show dates: Dec. 4 - junior show; Dec. 5-6 - open show
Entry deadline: Early, Oct. 15; Final, Oct. 30
Judge: Matt Copeland, Nara Visa, N.M.
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National Western Stock Show
4655 Humboldt St., Denver, CO 80216
(800) 336-6977, www.nationalwestern.com,
Show dates: Jan. 15-17, 2015
Jan. 15, 2015 juniors and bulls; Jan. 16, 2015, Carloads/Pens, National Sale; Jan. 17, 2015, females
Entry deadline: Nov. 20, 2013
Judges: Troy Thomas, Harold, S.D., and Brian Barragree, Absarokee, Mont.
Carloads/Pens judges: Bill Goehring, Libertyville, Iowa; Ronny Morgan, Burwell, Neb.; and Paul Bennett, Red House, Va.
Southwestern Exposition National Hereford Show
P.O. Box 150, Ft. Worth, TX 76101
Show date: Feb. 2, 2015
Entry deadline: Nov. 15, 2014
Judge: Clint Rusk, Stillwater, Okla.
If you’re planning to send Christmas greetings this year, consider Hereford-themed Christmas cards available through online ordering. Information about the cards is available at Hereford.org/ChristmasCards.
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Eric Walker, Morrison, Tenn., is the new AHA president and Sam Shaw, Caldwell, Idaho, is serving as the 2015 AHA vice president. During the Annual Membership Meeting Nov. 1 delegates elected three new Directors — Jim Mickelson, Santa Rosa, Calif.; Kevin Schultz, Haviland, Kan.; and Bob Thompson, Rolla, Mo.
Check out the highlight video from the Annual Meeting, as well as the Annual Meeting powerpoint and the 2014 Annual Report at Hereford.org/AnnualMeeting. All press releases from the event are posted at Hereford.org.