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2019 Fall Herd Inventories Released

May 23, 2019

Whole Herd TPR breeders, be on the lookout to update your fall herd inventories. Paper forms are being mailed out this week and MyHerd users can log in anytime to view and update the 2019 fall inventory. Completion and return of fall herd inventories before July 15 receive a discount of 25 cents off per […]

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Sandrock Ranch Makes NRSP Breeding Decisions

May 23, 2019

The American Hereford Association (AHA) NRSP is a program that allows Hereford breeders to test young sires in real-world commercial settings. The Sandrock Ranch runs a herd of 300 commercial Hereford cows and 130 registered Hereford females at their operation in Benton, Wisc. The Sandrock Ranch became a National Reference Sire Program (NRSP) test herd […]

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Pratz Joins the AHA as Southwest Field Representative

May 21, 2019

The American Hereford Association (AHA) welcomes its newest team member, Colton Pratz, Stillwater, Okla., as the Southwest region field representative for the AHA and the Hereford World. Pratz started his post May 20. In this position, Pratz will attend Hereford sales and events as well as assist breeders with marketing and genetic selection. He will […]

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Experience Faces of Leadership

May 21, 2019

Faces of Leadership. What is the first thing that comes to mind? Leaders? faces? Maybe the faces associated with leaders? Potentially, but let’s take that a step further. Is it a chance to see cool places, travel to places you may have never seen, or even see your show friends without a show? The truth […]

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Junior Nationals are More than a Show

May 17, 2019

By Shelia Grobosky Summer is quickly approaching, and for many livestock families that week dubbed “the most wonderful time of year,” otherwise known as Junior Nationals, will soon be here. Yes, many breed-and species-specific week-long events might have started as a place for youth across the country to showcase their animals over the course of […]

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Certified Hereford Beef Launches in SuperValu Grocery Stores in Montana

May 16, 2019

Saddle up your horses – Certified Hereford Beef is blazing a trail in Big Sky Country! Certified Hereford Beef can now be found in approximately 30 independently owned grocery stores across Montana and Wyoming. The Certified Hereford Beef “Raising the Steaks” launch began May 15th, and will conclude with a Father’s Day steak sale in […]

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Certified Hereford Beef Showcased at Kohl Wholesale Spring Food Show

May 9, 2019

Certified Hereford Beef regional brand manager Ty Ragsdale recently showcased the Certified Hereford Beef product to hundreds of customers at the Kohl Wholesale spring food show in Quincy, Ill. Along with partners National Beef and Kern Meats, Certified Hereford Beef sampled strips, ribeyes, tenders and tri-tips to restauranteurs looking for a premium product to place […]

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BIF Annual Meeting and Research Symposium Early Registration Due May 15; BIF Tour Stops Announced

May 8, 2019

Save $100 and register by May 15 for the 2019 Beef Improvement Federation (BIF) Annual Meeting and Research Symposium. This year’s event will be June 18-21 at the University Comfort Suites and Convention Center in Brookings, South Dakota. Online registration is available at http://www.beefimprovement.org. An industry tour is scheduled for Friday, June 21. Stops will […]

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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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Remembering Willard Wolf

May 2, 2019

Willard Mark Wolf, 78, Spokane, Wash., passed away March 13. Willard and his brother, Gordon, were raised on the family’s commercial Hereford cattle ranch. He graduated from Elgin High School in 1958 and earned an FFA Junior Master Farmer’s Degree. Willard went on to graduate from Oklahoma State University with a bachelor’s degree in animal […]

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