Rules and Classifications
The American Hereford Association (AHA) show committee approved the following show classifications for the 2013-14 show season. The decision to have both a Hereford and polled Hereford show or to have a combined show will be left up to the discretion of the state breed associations and show management.
Alabama National Fair, Montgomery, Ala.
Appalachian District Fair, Gray, Tenn.
Arkansas State Fair, Little Rock, Ark.
Dixie National, Jackson, Miss.
Florida State Fair, Tampa, Fla.
Kentucky State Fair, Louisville, Ky.
Louisiana State Fair, Shreveport, La.
North Carolina State Fair, Raleigh, N.C.
South Carolina State Fair, Columbia, S.C.
Tennessee State Fair, Nashville, Tenn.
Williamson County Fair, Franklin, Tenn.
Arizona National Livestock Show, Phoenix
California State Fair, Sacramento, Calif.
Cow Palace, San Francisco
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, Houston
New Mexico State Fair, Albuquerque, N.M.
San Antonio Livestock Show, San Antonio
Sonoma County Fair, Santa Rosa, Calif.
State Fair of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City
State Fair of Texas, Dallas
Utah State Fair, Salt Lake City
West Texas Fair, Abilene, Texas
Colorado State Fair, Pueblo, Colo.
Kansas State Fair, Hutchinson, Kan.
Nebraska State Fair, Lincoln, Neb.
NILE, Billings, Mont.
Oregon State Fair, Salem, Ore.
Red River Valley Fair, Fargo, N.D.
South Dakota State Fair, Huron, S.D.
Western Idaho Fair, Boise, Idaho
Western Washington Fair, Puyallup, Wash.
Wyoming State Fair, Douglas, Wyo.
Eastern National, Timonium, Md.
Eastern States Expo, W. Springfield, Mass.
Illinois State Fair, Springfield, Ill.
Indiana State Fair, Indianapolis
Iowa State Fair, Des Moines, Iowa
New Jersey State Fair, Augusta, N.J.
New York State Fair, Syracuse, N.Y.
Maryland State Fair, Timonium, Md.
Minnesota State Fair, St. Paul, Minn.
Missouri State Fair, Sedalia, Mo.
Ohio State Fair, Columbus, Ohio
Ozark Empire Fair, Springfield, Mo.
State Fair of West Virginia, Lewisburg, W.Va.
Upper Peninsula State Fair, Detroit
Wisconsin State Fair, W. Allis, Wis.
World Beef Expo, W. Allis, Wis.
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Herefords took center stage in Denver during the National Western Stock Show. It was an exciting week with C Miles McKeee being named Supreme Champion, the Mile High Night Sale grossing $1.1 million and the Lot 1 Foundation Female selling for $125,000 to suppot Hereford youth. Press releases are now available online and complete results can be found at Hereford.org.