Press Releases

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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Best of the West – Champions Named at Western States National Hereford Show

December 4, 2018

RENO, Nev. – Hereford exhibitors took a gamble to see if they could win the title of grand champion Nov. 29 – Dec. 1 in Reno, Nev. A total of 234 Herefords were exhibited throughout the two-day event. Judge Brandon Callis, Minco, Okla. evaluated the open bull show on Nov. 30, and the open female […]

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Junior Champions Named at Western States National Hereford Show

December 4, 2018

RENO, Nev. – Members of the National Junior Hereford Association (NJHA) claimed top honors at the Western States National Junior Hereford show Nov. 29 in Reno, Nev. Mark Johnson, Stillwater, Okla., and Ryan Rathmann, Lubbock, Texas, judged the 153-head show at the Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center. Vada and Hans Vickland, Longmont, Colo., exhibited the grand […]

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Queen of the Hill – Foundation Female will highlight the 2019 Mile High Night National Hereford Sale

November 29, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Mo., – Kicking off the 2019 Mile High Night National Hereford Sale at the National Western Stock Show (NWSS), Denver, will be LCC 6964 Queen Bee 43F ET, this year’s Hereford Youth Foundation of America (HYFA) Foundation Female. Queen Bee will sell as Lot 1 with all proceeds supporting HYFA and the Growing […]

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BioZyme Inc. Supports Hereford Youth and Education through New Partnership

November 14, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Mo., ­— BioZyme® Inc., longtime supporter of Hereford youth, announced its commitment to educating youth in agriculture with a $30,000 contribution to the National Junior Hereford Association (NJHA) Fed Steer Shootout through the Hereford Youth Foundation of America (HYFA) and BioZyme’s Feed the Future Program during the American Hereford Association (AHA) Hereford Honorees […]

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Champions Selected at National Hereford Show in Louisville

November 14, 2018

LOUISVILLE, Ky. ­— Aubrey’s Carly 4054 11E ET and C Diversified 6121 ET won the grand champion titles at the 2018 North American International Livestock Exposition (NAILE) Hereford Show on Nov. 13 in Louisville, Ky. Celebrating almost 45 years, the North American International Livestock Exposition (NAILE) is the largest all-breed, purebred livestock exposition in the […]

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Hereford Show Awards Presented in Kansas City

November 14, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Hereford exhibitors were honored for showcasing their breeding programs at national and regional shows throughout the past year during the National Hereford Show at the American Royal in Kansas City, Mo., Oct. 28. Awards for champion national and regional Hereford show bull, show female and premier exhibitor were presented to exhibitors. […]

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Wisconsin and Illinois Juniors Claim Top Honors at NAILE

November 13, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A Wisconsin member of the National Junior Hereford Association (NJHA) claimed top honors at the North American International Livestock Exposition (NAILE) Junior Hereford show on Nov. 10. Scott Bayer, Ringle, Wis. judged the 175 head show in Broadbent Arena at the North American International Livestock Exposition. The grand champion female, LAND […]

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Continued Momentum for the American Hereford Association in FY 2018

November 8, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The American Hereford Association (AHA) logged another strong year of growth in fiscal year (FY) 2018. Registrations amounted to 81,174, transfers totaled 46,669 and cow inventories reached 121,407. Membership numbers also increased to a total of 7,748 members, with 4,270 adult members and 3,478 junior members. Certified Hereford Beef sold 58.8 […]

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