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Hereford Prime Foundation Gifts $116,000 for Research

November 18, 2020

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Hereford Research Foundation (HRF) is pleased to announce the Hereford Prime Foundation, a subsidiary of the Kansas Hereford Association, has gifted $116,000 in support of future research projects at the American Hereford Association (AHA). The donation was made on behalf of the late Allan Shumaker, from Wetmore, Kan., who founded […]

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Ladies of the Royal Sale Recap

November 4, 2020

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Ladies of the Royal Sale was well attended again this year as Hereford breeders filled the seats of Wagstaff Sale Arena at the American Royal Complex in Kansas City, Mo., on Oct. 24. The 2020 lot line-up featured 13 females selling for an average of $4,519. This included 10 open […]

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Deichmann Recognized as Hereford Woman of the Year

November 3, 2020

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The National Hereford Women (NHW) named Jewell Deichmann, Central City, Neb., as the 2020 National Hereford Woman of the Year. According to her peers, Deichmann is an example of what the NHW represents. She is always promoting the breed, networking with others to make everyone feel welcomed and supporting Hereford as […]

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Hereford Breeders Honored for 100 and 50 Years of Heritage

November 3, 2020

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In celebration of a century in the Hereford business, Sidwell Herefords, Carr, Colo., and Cottage Hill Farm, Petersburg, W.Va., were recognized as American Hereford Association (AHA) Century Breeders for their commitment to the Hereford business. For 50 years in the Hereford business, Bancroft Herefords, Evart, Mich., and Lenth Herefords, Postville, Iowa, […]

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National and Regional Show Awards Presented

November 3, 2020

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Hereford exhibitors were recognized for showcasing their outstanding breeding programs at national and regional shows this past year at the Hereford Honorees award ceremony during the American Hereford Association Annual Membership Meeting and Conference in Kansas City, Mo., Oct 25. Awards for national and regional champion Hereford show bulls, show females […]

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Certified Hereford Beef® Recognizes Brand Partners

November 3, 2020

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Certified Hereford Beef® (CHB) honored National Beef Packing, Hen House Markets and US Foods® Atlanta for their commitment to the brand at the American Hereford Association’s (AHA) “Hereford Homecoming” virtual awards ceremony, Oct. 22, during the AHA Annual Membership Meeting and Conference. “It is with great pride we honor the brand […]

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NJHA Fed Steer Shootout Contest Winners Named

October 29, 2020

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Now in its fourth year, the National Junior Hereford Association’s (NJHA) Fed Steer Shootout contest teaches juniors about the opportunities and challenges of the cattle feeding industry. In the 2020 contest, 33 youth from 14 states entered 111 steers in the NJHA Fed Steer Shootout contest. Powered by BioZyme Inc. and […]

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$150,000 in Scholarships Awarded to Hereford Youth

October 29, 2020

KANSAS CITY, Mo. —The Hereford Youth Foundation of America (HYFA) awarded a total of $150,000 in scholarships to 24 different youth on Thursday, Oct. 22, at the American Hereford Association’s (AHA) virtual awards ceremony during the AHA Annual Membership Meeting and Conference. “The foundation is home to several scholarship endowments that honor breed leaders, Hereford […]

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Exceptional Hereford Youth Receive Vanier Family Scholarships

October 29, 2020

KANSAS CITY, Mo.— Ten National Junior Hereford Association (NJHA) members were awarded a $10,000 Vanier Family Scholarship Thursday, Oct. 22, during the American Hereford Association’s (AHA) virtual awards ceremony during the AHA Annual Meeting and Conference. This year’s Jack & Donna Vanier Family $10,000 Scholarships recipients are: Tyler Allan, Nocona, Texas; Noah Benedict, Dewey, Ill.; […]

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Burke Healey: Hall of Merit Inductee

October 28, 2020

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Burke Healey, Davis, Okla., was posthumously inducted into the Hereford Hall of Merit at the American Hereford Association’s (AHA) Annual Membership Meeting and Conference, Oct. 24, in Kansas City, Mo. The Hall of Merit awards are presented annually to those who have influenced the advancement of the Hereford breed and the […]

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