July 26, 2022
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Brayson Mayo, Scott City, Kan., won the grand champion cow-calf pair in the cow-calf show at the 23rd annual VitaFerm®Junior National Hereford Expo in Louisville, Ky., on July 20. The show was sponsored by Innisfail Farm, Madison, Ga.
Alan Miller and Brandon Jones, Gridley, Ill., served as judges for the 27 pair shown.
Mayo won grand champion cow-calf pair and champion owned cow-calf pair with KJ 672D Classy Cat 883H, a Feb. 4, 2020 cow sired by KJ BJ 58Z Contender D56 ET with a calf at side, and bred by Ben Jensen, Cortland, Kan.
The reserve grand champion cow-calf pair and champion bred-and-owned cow-calf pair was exhibited by Ella Bane, Towanda, Ill. Her cow, BANE Arizona 201, is a Feb. 4, 2020 daughter of CRR 109 On Point 559 ET with a calf at side.
The 2022 VitaFerm®Junior National Hereford Expo was sponsored in part by BioZyme Inc., St. Joseph, Mo. The National Junior Hereford Association (NJHA) is one of the most active junior programs in the country with approximately 3,800 members. The NJHA’s mission is to create and promote enthusiasm for the breed while providing opportunities through leadership, education and teamwork. For more information about the NJHA, visit JrHereford.org.