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McMillan Receives Prestigious Bluegrass and Buckeye Hereford Scholarship

July 22, 2022

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Outstanding Hereford youth were awarded numerous scholarships during the 2022 VitaFerm®Junior National Hereford Expo (JNHE) Banners in the Bluegrass Awards Ceremony in Louisville, Ky., on July 21. The Hereford Youth Foundation of America (HYFA) awarded $33,000 alone at this year’s JNHE, and will award more than $200,000 in 2022 to deserving junior […]

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Lemenager Recognized with Bud Snidow Hereford Award

July 22, 2022

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — National Junior Hereford Association (NJHA) member Paige Lemenager, Hudson, Ill., was awarded the Bud Snidow Award at the 2022 VitaFerm®Junior National Hereford Expo awards ceremony on July 21 in Louisville, Ky. Each year the National Hereford Women honor Bud Snidow, past American Hereford Association employee and Hereford historian, with a custom hand […]

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Hereford Juniors Compete in Hybrid National Speech, Sales and Trivia Contests

July 22, 2022

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – More than 775 juniors were entered into the 2022 VitaFerm Junior National Hereford Expo (JNHE), gathering in Louisville, Ky., July 16-22. In addition to showing their cattle projects, juniors competed in educational and leadership events in and out of the showring.  Juniors competed in hybrid skills-based contests including illustrated speaking, extemporaneous speaking, […]

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Hereford Youth Find Success in the Junior National Hereford Expo Judging and Fitting Contests

July 22, 2022

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Hereford juniors put their skills and knowledge to the test in the judging and team fitting contests at the 23rd annual VitaFerm®Junior National Hereford Expo in Louisville, Ky., on July 18.  Steve Austin, Mount Vernon, Ill., and Corbin Cowles, Rockfield, Ky., helped facilitate the judging contest with more than 500 juniors from […]

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Hereford Juniors Participate in Future Professionals Contest along with College and Career Fair

July 22, 2022

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – More than 775 juniors were entered into the 2022 VitaFerm® Junior National Hereford Expo (JNHE), gathering in Louisville, Ky., July 16- 22. In addition to showing cattle, juniors competed in educational and leadership events in and out of the showring.  The array of contests and opportunities at the JNHE is what makes […]

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Hereford Now Debuts on Cattle Drive Live at the Junior National Hereford Expo

July 16, 2022

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The National Junior Hereford Association (NJHA) is excited to announce Hereford Now, a live broadcast from the 2022 Junior National Hereford Expo (JNHE) “Banners in the Bluegrass” powered by Cattle Drive Live. This inaugural episode will be the first in the series showcasing the dynamic youth leading the breed, allied industry partners […]

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Ambassadors Join the Team Readying for the Junior National Hereford Expo

July 7, 2022

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Junior Hereford Association (NJHA) is excited to bring an additional five members of staff to assist with the 2022 VitaFerm Junior National Hereford Expo (JNHE) in Louisville, Ky. These five individuals are the JNHE Ambassadors and will be joining for the month of July, in a mini-internship focused on […]

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Believe You Can

June 10, 2022

by Hannah Hawkesworth, American Hereford Association Youth Activities Intern For as long as I can remember, I’ve wanted to get cattle experience under my belt. Whether that’s working for a breed association or just working in the cattle show barn, I wanted it on my resume. From meeting the people to making new connections, the […]

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Numbers Announced as Hereford Youth Head to Louisville for the 2022 VitaFerm Junior National Hereford Expo

June 10, 2022

Kansas City, Mo. – The 2022 VitaFerm Junior National Hereford Expo (JNHE) is making the venture to Louisville, Ky., after two years being hosted in Kansas City during the pandemic. “Banners in the Bluegrass,” will be held July 16-22, at the Kentucky Fair and Expo Center, and the National Junior Hereford Association (NJHA) is thrilled […]

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Hawkesworth Joins Team Hereford as Summer Intern

May 12, 2022

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Hannah Hawkesworth, Bakersfield, Calif., joined the youth and events team as the American Hereford Association (AHA) youth activities intern. Hawkesworth is a second-year master’s student at Oklahoma State University (OSU) studying agricultural communications. Prior to attending OSU, Hawkesworth obtained her bachelor’s of science degree in agriculture business from Fresno State University, […]

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