Press Releases

Champions Named at the Legendary Fort Worth Stock Show

February 7, 2019

Hereford exhibitors competed at the historic Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo to see who would win the title of grand champion Feb. 4 in Fort Worth, Texas. A total of 233 Herefords were exhibited during the event. Judge Lydell Meier, Clinton, Tenn. evaluated the open bull and female show on Feb. 4. Grand champion […]

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Value and demand for Hereford genetics showcased at the 2019 Cattle Industry Convention

February 5, 2019

NEW ORLEANS — The American Hereford Association (AHA) continues to leverage the breed’s strengths to meet the needs of every component of the beef supply chain. AHA team members shared the proactive efforts the Association is taking to position the breed in the marketplace at a media briefing held Jan. 31 during the 2019 Cattle […]

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Mile High Night Hereford Sale Grosses $836,450

January 25, 2019

The Hereford breed garnered attention this year at the National Western Stock Show (NWSS) in Denver at the Mile High Night National Hereford Sale. An estimated 5,000 attended the sale Jan. 18 on the stadium floor. “The Mile High Night National Hereford Sale in Denver is a credit to the Hereford breed and breeders,” said […]

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Foundation Female Supporting Hereford Youth Brings $120,000

January 24, 2019

LCC 6964 Queen Bee 43F ET sold for $120,000 to benefit the Hereford Youth Foundation of America’s (HYFA) Growing a Lasting Legacy Campaign, Jan. 18, at the Mile High Night Sale in Denver. The Lot 1 Foundation Female has been highlighting the National Hereford Sale in Denver more than a decade with a total of […]

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Belle Air Named Two-Time Supreme Hereford at 2019 National Western

January 24, 2019

Herefords took Denver by storm in the Yards and on the Hill at the National Western Stock Show Jan. 16-19 in Denver. A total of 806 Herefords were exhibited throughout the four-day event. There were 363 head in the open show, 195 in the junior show, 44 pens of bulls, 22 heifer pens and five […]

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Matt Scasta Named Hereford Herdsman of the Year

January 21, 2019

Matt Scasta, Madill, Okla., was honored as the 2019 Hereford Herdsman of the Year at the National Hereford Show during the National Western Stock Show (NWSS). After votes were cast by fellow Hereford herdsmen and breeders, the award was announced prior to the selection of the grand champion polled Hereford female on Jan. 19. Originally […]

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Hoffman Ranch, Express Ranches and Pérez Cattle Co. Take Top Honors in Hereford Yard Show

January 21, 2019

Hoffman Ranch, Thedford, Neb., took top honors in the Hereford carload show on Friday, Jan. 18, during the 2019 National Western Stock Show (NWSS) in Denver. Express Ranches, Yukon, Okla., topped the pen-of-three bull show and Pérez Cattle Co., Nara Visa, N.M., won the pen-of-three female show in the Denver Yards. John McCurry, Burrton, Kan.; […]

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Junior Champions Named On the Hill at the National Western Stock Show

January 17, 2019

DENVER – Members of the National Junior Hereford Association (NJHA) claimed top honors at the National Western Stock Show (NWSS) junior Hereford show Jan. 16 in Denver. Todd Herman, Lima, Ohio, judged the 195-head show in the Stadium Arena at the NWSS. Cory, Logan and Lucas Stumpf, Columbia, Ill., exhibited the grand champion polled female, […]

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Hereford Ranchers Raise $40,800 for Camp Fire Victims

December 6, 2018

A California-based group of Hereford breeders raised $40,800 to donate to cattlemen affected by the California Camp Fire, Dec. 1, 2018, at the Western States National Hereford Sale in Reno, Nev. The money was raised through the sale of Hereford heifer DF 0245 EMMA 907 741 ET. The Camp Fire in Northern California has been […]

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Kelton and Anderson Receive John Ascuaga Scholarships

December 5, 2018

RENO, Nev. — Two $1,500 John Ascuaga scholarships were awarded to Bailey Kelton, Yerington, Nev. and Jae Anderson, Logan, Utah, Friday, Nov. 30, at the Western States National Hereford Show in Reno, Nev. The scholarships were given in recognition of long time Nugget Casino owner, rancher and Hereford advocate, John Ascuaga. Bailey Kelton Bailey is […]

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