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

July 22, 2021

First place senior team in the judging contest from Nebraska with team members from left Whitney Steckel, Taylor; Blake Bruns, North Platte; Trenedy Jones, Saint Edward and Malina Lindstrom, Elm Creek. KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The day before the show kicked off for the week, Hereford juniors put their skills and knowledge to the test […]

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Hereford Juniors Compete in National Photo and Poster Contests

July 22, 2021

Molly Minihan, Wheaton, Kan., first place senior category Photography Contest, Hereford Cattle, Enhanced category and third place Hereford People category. 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 […]

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Hopkins Named Hereford Junior Herdsman of the Year

July 22, 2021

Ethan Hopkins, Winchester, Tenn., was honored as the 2021 Hereford Junior Herdsman of the Year. Presenting the award (l to r) is Wyatt Lawrence, 2021-22 NJHA Vice Chairman. KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Ethan Hopkins, Winchester, Tenn., was honored as the 2021 Hereford Junior Herdsman of the Year on July 9 during the 2021 VitaFerm® Junior […]

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

July 22, 2021

First place senior Hereford Bowl Team from Indiana with members from left Logan McFatridge, Otterbein; Jayden Simpson, Crawfordsville; Carlee Musser, Otterbein and Bailey Landrum, Huntington. 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, […]

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Dailey, Barber Take Owned Female Show Honors at 2021 Junior National Hereford Expo

July 14, 2021

Barber, Channing, Texas, and his heifer, BR Merida H031 ET, won the owned polled female show. KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kynlee Dailey, Kingston, Okla., won the horned owned female show with BK Have Points 050H ET, and Bryden Barber, Channing, Texas, and his heifer, BR Merida H031 ET, won the polled owned female show at […]

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2021 NOP Founders Scholarships Awarded to Deserving Hereford Juniors

July 14, 2021

Libby Rushton, Waverly, Tenn., Lauren McMillan, Tiskilwa, Illi., were the recipients of the 2021 NOP Founders Scholarship at the 2021 Junior National Hereford Expo. KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Outstanding Hereford youth were awarded numerous scholarships during the 2021 VitaFerm® Junior National Hereford Expo (JNHE), Hereford Spectacular Awards Ceremony in Kansas City, Mo., on July 8. […]

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2021 Junior Merit Scholarships and Trip Winner Announced

July 14, 2021

Noah Benedict, Dewey, Illi., Kolbi Franklin, Meeker, Colo., Molly Biggs, Dixon, Illi., were the recipients of the 2021 Junior Merit Award at the 2021 Junior National Hereford Expo. KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Outstanding Hereford youth were awarded numerous scholarships during the 2021 VitaFerm® Junior National Hereford Expo (JNHE) Hereford Spectacular Awards Ceremony in Kansas City, […]

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