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Hereford Youth Get Up Close Look at Cattle Feeding Industry at NJHA Fed Steer Shootout Field Day

April 22, 2021

Kansas City, Mo. Sixty-five National Junior Hereford Association (NJHA) members and their families, along with several industry partners attended the inaugural NJHA Fed Steer Shootout Field Day hosted by HRC Feed Yards in Scott City, Kan., on April 17. The young cattle feeders who participate in the Fed Steer Shootout program travelled from 13 states […]

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2021 NJHA Fed Steer Shootout Videos

January 28, 2021

WELCOME VIDEO     billing review video     Educational Video 1   QUIZ 1   Educational Video 2   QUIZ 2   Educational Video 3   QUIZ 3   Educational Video 4   QUIZ 4   Educational Video 5   QUIZ 5   Educational Video 6   QUIZ 6

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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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2020 NJHA Fed Steer Shootout Videos and Quizzes

March 4, 2020

BQA Certification   BQA CERTIFICATION INSTRUCTIONS START BQA CERTIFICATION NOW! Video 1   QUIZ 1 Video 2   CATTLE NUTRITION 101 QUIZ 2 Video 3   QUIZ 3 Video 4   QUIZ 4

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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 […]

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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   Video 6   Please contact Trey Befort at tbefort@herefordbeef.org for Video 6. QUIZ 6   Video 7   QUIZ 7

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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