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6 Key Messages from the BIF Convention

June 7, 2017

Cattlemen from across the U.S. gathered May 31-June 3, in Athens, Ga., at the Beef Improvement Federation Annual Convention and Research Symposium. This annual gathering of the leading seedstock and commercial beef producers, academics and allied industry partners sets the stage for genetic improvement in the beef cattle industry. Here are six key takeaways from […]


Dr. Bob Weaber: ‘Mind the Gap’ with genetic improvements

June 5, 2017

Dr. Bob Weaber, Kansas State University faculty member and Beef Improvement Federation (BIF) Annual Convention presenter, took a few moments to discuss the importance of the BIF Annual Convention with the American Hereford Association (AHA) team. Weaber presented a summary of the morning general session, titled “What You Heard.” The general session presenters covered the progress and […]


Dr. Matt Spangler Discusses BIF Convention

June 5, 2017

The American Hereford Association (AHA) team had a great time at the Beef Improvement Federation (BIF) Annual Convention and Research Symposium. The first day of proceedings mainly focused on the area of genomics and how producers can utilize genetic improvements in the beef cattle industry. Matt Spangler, University of Nebraska – Lincoln faculty member, along […]


Can’t attend the Beef Improvement Federation Annual Convention?

May 25, 2017

Can’t make it to BIF? The American Hereford Association (AHA) has you covered. AHA staff are excited to attend the 49th Annual Convention which will be held in Athens, Ga., from May 31 to June 2. Stay tuned to the AHA Facebook page and the Hereford Headlines blog as we share the pertinent information as […]


Make Plans to Attend the 2017 BIF Convention

March 28, 2017

The 2017 Beef Improvement Federation convention will be held May 31-June 3 in Athens, Ga. Founded in 1968, the BIF is an organization dedicated to advancing and coordinating all segments of the beef industry. The 2017 BIF schedule is as follows: Wednesday, May 31 8 a.m. – Noon BIF Board Meeting Noon – 7 p.m. […]