Hereford

Headlines

Category: Fed Steer Shootout

Education is Top Priority for NJHA Fed Steer Shootout

May 2, 2019

Powered by BioZyme Inc.’s Feed the Future program, the National Junior Hereford Association’s (NJHA’s) Fed Steer Shootout is an industry-leading opportunity for NJHA members to gain invaluable education and real-world cattle feeding experience. Contestants collect feed yard performance and carcass data during the contest and are given the opportunity to gain a broad knowledge of […]

READ MORE

2019 NJHA Fed Steer Shootout Videos and Quizzes

April 29, 2019

Video 1 QUIZ 1 Video 2 QUIZ 2 Video 3 QUIZ 3 Video 4 QUIZ 4 Video 5 QUIZ 5

READ MORE

BioZyme Inc. Supports Hereford Youth and Education through New Partnership

November 14, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Mo., ­— BioZyme® Inc., longtime supporter of Hereford youth, announced its commitment to educating youth in agriculture with a $30,000 contribution to the National Junior Hereford Association (NJHA) Fed Steer Shootout through the Hereford Youth Foundation of America (HYFA) and BioZyme’s Feed the Future Program during the American Hereford Association (AHA) Hereford Honorees […]

READ MORE

It’s Shipping Time: Keep Calves Healthy During the Transition

November 12, 2018

This article was originally published on Oct. 17, 2017 by VitaFerm, premier partner of the NJHA Fed Steer Shootout. Shipping cattle causes shrink, appetite loss and often sickness. Taking precautionary steps both prior to shipping and on arrival, can help keep shrink at a minimum while keeping calves healthier and gaining. Generally, cattle will shrink […]

READ MORE

Tips to Reduce Shipping Stress

November 12, 2018

This article was originally published on Sept. 24, 2018 by VitaFerm, premier partner of the NJHA Fed Steer Shootout.   Change is never easy. That is true if you’re a young person moving away to attend college, someone changing jobs or a freshly weaned calf with a long truck ride in its future. However, in […]

READ MORE