Press Releases

VitaFerm Junior National Hereford Expo Expected to be the Largest to Date

June 7, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The VitaFerm Junior National Hereford Expo (JNHE) will take place in Grand Island, Neb., July 1-7 at Fonner Park. The event is expected to be the largest JNHE to date and is hosted by the National Junior Hereford Association (NJHA), Hereford Youth Foundation of America and South Dakota Hereford junior and […]

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Meyer joins HPI as Hereford World editor

May 22, 2018

Diane Meyer joins the Hereford Publications Inc. team as the new Hereford World editor. She replaces Julie Mais, who has been with the Association for more than three years. Diane brings a combination of industry knowledge and producer communications experience to the role. Diane grew up on a small ranch in St. Helena, Calif., where […]

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Albers hired as HPI creative services coordinator

May 3, 2018

  Welcome to the AHA, Samantha Albers!     Samantha Albers has been named the new creative services coordinator for Hereford Publications Inc. (HPI). Albers grew up in Bendena, Kan., before attending Allen County Community College, Iola, Kan., to receive her associate degree in agricultural sciences and to judge livestock. She transferred to Kansas State […]

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Patterson Joins American Hereford Association as Field Rep

May 3, 2018

  Welcome to the AHA, Jared Patterson!     The American Hereford Association (AHA) and Hereford World announces Jared Patterson, Caldwell, Idaho, has joined the Hereford team. Patterson will start May 14 as the Western region field representative. In this position, Patterson will attend Hereford sales and events as well as assist breeders with marketing […]

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Wolfgang hired as HPI graphic artist

May 3, 2018

  Welcome to the AHA, Teri Wolfgang!     Teri Wolfgang joined the American Hereford Association (AHA) and its subsidiary entity Hereford Publications Inc. (HPI) April 30 as a graphic artist. She will contribute to the design, production and coordination of HPI projects. “I appreciate the warm welcome from the AHA team and look forward […]

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American Hereford Association to Release “Maternal Advantage” Program Benefitting Commercial Cattlemen

April 23, 2018

Kansas City, Mo. – The American Hereford Association (AHA) is proud to introduce the Maternal Advantage program — a genetically verified program that will be used to identify premium replacement females. This new female-focused program is designed to take advantage of hybrid vigor by capitalizing on Hereford genetics. It has been documented that Hereford genetics […]

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Hereford Prep Collection Joins HYFA Foundation 1 Club

April 13, 2018

The Hereford Youth Foundation of America (HYFA) is proud to announce their newest member of the Foundation 1 Club, the Hereford Prep Collection, Refugio, Texas. Hereford Prep is a stylish clothing line for livestock enthusiasts. Hereford Prep was created to provide unique opportunities for young people to learn more about operating a business. Their young […]

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NJHA Board of Directors Attend Youth Beef Industry Congress

April 6, 2018

CLEVELAND – All 12 members of the National Junior Hereford Association (NJHA) board of directors attended the 2018 Youth Beef Industry Congress (YBIC) April 5-7, 2018, in Cleveland. The event is hosted every other year and attendees include youth members of national beef breed associations and state cattlemen’s organizations. “YBIC allows me to meet new […]

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Certified Hereford Beef Expands Product Offering with Chop House Burger

February 26, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Certified Hereford Beef® is expanding their product offering with the addition of the Chop House by Holten® Certified Hereford Beef burger. The Chop House burger will give foodservice and restaurant partners additional options to serve the Certified Hereford Beef brand to consumers who demand a juicy and flavorful high-quality beef product. […]

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Hereford Sires Accepted into Integrity Beef Alliance Terminal Program

February 21, 2018

Kansas City, Mo. – The Integrity Beef Alliance simplifies cow-calf producer management decisions and increases the marketability of calves through the production of high quality, uniform, preconditioned cattle. The American Hereford Association (AHA) is proud to have Hereford bulls as the newest breed sire the program is accepting. “Hereford-sired calves have always been in demand […]

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