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2021 Keystone Hereford Champions Selected

October 13, 2021

The 65th annual Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) was hosted at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg, Pa. The KILE National Hereford Show was held Friday, Oct. 8, 2021. Judge, Chad Breeding, Miami, Texas, sorted the 116-head show. The champion female was FBF 8815 Sherry 2025 ET, a June 6, 2020, […]

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2021 AHA Board of Directors Candidates Announced

October 7, 2021

Meet the six Hereford breeders contending for a position on the American Hereford Association Board of Directors. Chad Breeding B&C Cattle Co., Miami, Texas, chadebreeding@gmail.com, 806-570-9554 Chad Breeding of Miami, Texas, was raised working on his family’s registered Hereford operation, B&C Cattle Co. When he was 4 years old he was already riding horseback with […]

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Join Industry Leaders at AHA Educational Forum

October 7, 2021

In conjunction with the American Hereford Association (AHA) annual meeting attendees can take part in the educational forum on Friday, October 22. Beginning at 9:30 a.m. the event will kick-off with Tom Field, Ph.D., Paul Engler Chair of Agribusiness Entrepreneurship Program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Following the first session Kevin Good, Vice President of […]

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Benedict Joins the American Hereford Association Team

October 4, 2021

Noah Benedict, Dewey, Ill., joined the American Hereford Association (AHA) Oct. 1 as the association’s Upper Midwest field representative. Benedict will represent the AHA to members in the region and assist with association activities and services. He will travel to conduct herd visits, attend sales, sell advertising for Hereford Publications Inc. (HPI) and establish relationships […]

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2022 Hereford Feedout Programs Announced

September 28, 2021

As two of the industry’s leading educational opportunities, the American Hereford Association (AHA) feedout programs offer participants an inside look at the cattle feeding industry and the merits of raising quality cattle. Developed as a way for cattlemen and women across the country to prove the worth of their genetics, the AHA established the Hereford […]

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Save the Date for the AHA Annual Meeting and Educational Forum

September 2, 2021

Each year, progressive cattlemen gather in Kansas City, Mo., for the American Hereford Association’s (AHA) Annual Membership Meeting and Conference. Held in conjunction with the national Hereford show at the American Royal, this two-day conference features an industry trade show and educational forum to provide informational and networking opportunities for members and industry representatives. The […]

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Hereford Youth From Across the Country Focus on How to Improve Themselves at Faces of Leadership

August 9, 2021

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Answering the Call to Quality

July 23, 2021

Video news package available at: https://vimeo.com/manage/videos/578494832 Despite current challenges, cow-calf producers raise the bar on furnishing consistent, efficient, high-quality beef. When retail markets climbed last year in the wake of foodservice restrictions, beef took center plate as the protein of choice. While the beef industry emerged from the pandemic stronger, more roadblocks are in store […]

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Hereford Juniors Compete in Special Contests

July 22, 2021

The champion produce-of-dam group was exhibited by Austin Breeding, Miami, Texas. Breeding was also named the junior premier exhibitor. KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In addition to exhibitions, Hereford youth competed in numerous special contests during the 2021 VitaFerm® Junior National Hereford Expo (JNHE), Hereford Spectacular in Kansas City, Mo. These contests awarded young people both […]

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

July 22, 2021

Winners of the senior and intermediate division from left are Madison Sifford, Goldvein, Va., and Haley Mouser, Tenstrike, Minn. KANSAS CITY, Mo. – More than 850 youth and their families from 41 states gathered at the 22nd annual VitaFerm® Junior National Hereford Expo (JNHE) in Kansas City, July 3-9, to compete in educational and leadership […]

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