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Discounted DNA Testing Available

February 19, 2018

American Hereford Association – Cow DNA Project The AHA is striving to get more cows genotyped to help allow the implementation of genomic information into the models of some of the maternal traits. To date, there are over 46,000 genotypes available for use in genetic evaluation. However, only 20.5% of those genotypes are from eligible […]

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AHA seeks Board nominations

February 15, 2018

The nominating committee is requesting volunteers who are willing to serve a four-year term on the Board of Directors of the American Hereford Association (AHA). The committee encourages interested members and state leaders to contact its members regarding prospective candidates within their state and region. This year’s nominating committee includes: Paul Funk, chairman Copperas Cove, […]

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Certified Hereford Beef Set to Exhibit at the National Grocers Association Show Next Week

February 8, 2018

Certified Hereford Beef is kicking off food show season next week, Feb. 11-14, at the National Grocers Association (NGA) Show in Las Vegas. The NGA Show brings more than 3,500 independent retailers and wholesalers, food retail industry executives, food manufacturers and service providers to learn about today’s ever-changing marketplace, new technologies in the food industry […]

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AHA Members to be Honored at the Iowa Beef Expo

February 8, 2018

Two breeders will be honored this year at Iowa Beef Expo next week. Hereford exhibitors will be at the Iowa Beef Expo at the Iowa State Fairgrounds, Des Moines, Iowa Feb. 12 – Feb 15. Many events will take place during the Iowa Beef Expo including the annual kick-off party. The party will honor the […]

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NRSP Data Release from Olsen Ranch

February 8, 2018

Below are the National Reference Sire Program (NRSP) results from 2016-born calves at Olsen Ranch in Harrisburg, Neb. Because of the American Hereford Association’s (AHA) partnerships with various test herds like Olsen’s, breeders can make better-informed decisions relative to traits of interest. Ultimately the Association’s goal is to identify young sires that can positively affect […]

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Shop Hereford Steaks for Valentine’s Day

February 8, 2018

Give the gift of great taste this Valentines Day and let your special someone unwrap what they really want – a tender and juicy Certified Hereford Beef Steak. Certified Hereford Beef offers a variety of steak packages to order from at ShopHereford.com. Each steak is hand cut and sourced from the CHB Premium program, ensuring […]

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Hereford Champions Named in Fort Worth

February 7, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – H WR Sustainable 5511 ET won the grand champion horned bull title and GKB 2214 Armada 242C ET took grand champion polled bull honors at the Fort Worth National Hereford Show Jan. 29, 2018, during the Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show in Fort Worth, Texas. Donnie Robertson, Yukon, Okla., judged the […]

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American Hereford Association Moves to New Location

February 2, 2018

Kansas City, Mo. – The American Hereford Association will open for business Monday, Feb. 5, at its new headquarters location, 11500 N.W. Ambassador Dr., Suite. 410, Kansas City, MO 64153, in the Kansas City Northland. The mailing address for the new location is P.O. Box 901570, Kansas City, MO 64190. The AHA closed on the […]

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Leading Beef Breed Associations Partner to Release “Premium Red Baldy” Program

February 2, 2018

Phoenix – Two of the largest beef breed associations in the U.S. have teamed up to offer commercial cattlemen a groundbreaking, genetically verified program to improve their bottom line. The Red Angus Association of America and the American Hereford Association are proud to introduce the “Premium Red Baldy” program, designed to capitalize on the best […]

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“The Bald-Faced Truth About Hereford Genetics” Highlighted at the Cattle Industry Convention

February 1, 2018

Phoenix – The American Hereford Association (AHA) is committed to progressive cattlemen and helping producers meet today’s challenges head-on. During an AHA hosted event at the Cattle Industry Convention and National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) Trade Show on Feb. 1, AHA Executive Vice President Jack Ward, AHA Director of Breed Improvement Shane Bedwell and Certified […]

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