Press Releases

Champions Named at Western States National Hereford Show

December 12, 2019

RENO, Nev. – Hereford exhibitors took a gamble to see if they could win the title of grand champion Dec. 5–7 in Reno, Nev. A total of 202 Herefords were exhibited throughout the event. Judge Daniel Fawcett, Ree Heights, S.D., evaluated the open bull show on Dec. 6 followed by the open female show on […]

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Robertson Hired as Customer Service Representative

December 12, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo. —Rose Robertson joined the American Hereford Association (AHA) teams as customer service representative Dec. 10, 2019. As a customer service representative, Robertson will play a vital role in the performance of the AHA team. Her position also serves as the customer liaison for resolving questions, interpreting discrepancies, conveying accurate information and promoting […]

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Hereford Innovation Drives Improvement

December 11, 2019

American Hereford Association efforts drive improvement and draw ranchers “home to Hereford.” KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The year 2019 was one of innovation for the Hereford breed. During its Annual Membership Meeting and Conference this fall in Kansas City, the American Hereford Association (AHA) shared how an emphasis on information — and its community of […]

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Clinton Brightwell Joins AHA as Western Region Field Representative

December 11, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo. —The American Hereford Association (AHA) welcomes its newest team member, Clinton Brightwell, Baker City, Ore., as the Western region field representative for the AHA and the Hereford World. Brightwell starts his post Dec. 17. In this role, Brightwell will attend Hereford sales and events, as well as assist breeders with marketing and […]

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Pérez Cattle Company Donates Mile High Night Lot 1

December 4, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Pérez Cattle Co., Nara Visa, N.M. has generously donated the 2020 Mile High Night Sale Lot 1 Foundation Female, PCC New Mexico Lady 8170 (reg. no. P43935358). All proceeds from Lot 1 go to the Hereford Youth Foundation of America in support of the Growing a Lasting Legacy campaign, which supports […]

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Added Benefits Enhance the Hereford Advantage Feeder Cattle Marketing Program

December 3, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Designed to identify superior Hereford-influenced feeder cattle, the Hereford Advantage program now offers additional benefits to add value to feeder cattle. With these enhancements, cattlemen using Hereford bulls can provide value beyond genetic merit through health and management practices. New components of the program are backed by documented market price advantages, […]

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NAILE Hereford Show Champions Selected

November 21, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – LAR Annsley 843F ET and H The Profit 8426 ET won grand champion titles at the 2019 North American International Livestock Exposition (NAILE) Hereford Show Nov. 19 in Louisville, Ky. Judge Dave Duello, Pine Bluff, Wy., sorted the 176-head open show. In the female show, grand champion honor went to LAR […]

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Two Ranches Honored for their Dedication to the NRSP

November 14, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The American Hereford Association (AHA) recognized Olsen Ranch, Harrisburg, Neb., and Stahly Ranch, Cavour, S.D., for their commitment and service of 20 years to the Hereford breed during the 2019 Hereford Honorees awards ceremony Oct. 25, 2019. These two outfits have provided a platform to validate and track the genetic progress […]

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Ostgaard Honored as Hereford Woman of the Year

November 7, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A respectful silence followed by deserving applause swept through the crowd as the Hereford Woman of the Year was announced at the National Hereford Women (NHW) annual meeting Oct. 25 in Kansas City, Mo. This year’s recipient of the annual award went to the late Sandra “Sandy” Ostgaard, Dayton, Ohio, who […]

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National and Regional Show Awards Presented

November 7, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Hereford exhibitors were recognized for showcasing their outstanding breeding programs at national and regional shows this past year at the Hereford Honorees award ceremony during the American Hereford Association Annual Membership Meeting and Conference in Kansas City, Mo., Oct 25. Awards for national and regional champion Hereford show bulls, show females […]

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