Highlights from the 2014 Annual Meeting:
2014 Annual Meeting Schedule of events
Friday, Oct. 31
1 p.m. Hereford Youth Foundation of America (HYFA) board meeting, Kansas City Marriott Downtown Julia Lee A room
1 p.m. National Hereford Women (NHW) board meeting, Kansas City Marriott Downtown Julia Lee B room
2 p.m. Hereford Genetic Summit: Continuing the Conversation, Kansas City Marriott Downtown Basie Ballroom
Understanding the Consumer — Dale Micheli, Ft. Bridger, Wyo.; Dale Venhuizen, Manhattan, Mont.;
and Certified Hereford Beef (CHB) LLC staff
Economic Drivers of the Beef Industry — Jerry Huth, Oakfield, Wis.; Douglas Olsen, Harrisburg, Neb.;
David Trowbridge, Tabor, Iowa; and Trey Befort, CHB LLC supply chain manager
Your Responsibility as a Seedstock Producer/The Value of Hereford Genetics in the Commercial Industry —
Doug Gerber, Richmond, Ind.; Bob Harrell, Baker City, Ore.; and Joe Van Newkirk, Oshkosh, Neb.
Our Current Course — Fred Larson, Spring Valley, Wis.; and Sam Shaw, Caldwell, Idaho
6 p.m. Hereford Honorees Reception, Kansas City Marriott Downtown
Saturday, Nov. 1
9 a.m. Annual Meeting, Kansas City Marriott Downtown
Noon NHW Annual Meeting, Kansas City Marriott Downtown
2 p.m. Ladies of the Royal Sale, American Royal Wagstaff Sale Arena
5 p.m. Junior Hereford Show, American Royal Hale Arena
Sunday, Nov. 2
8 a.m. National Hereford Show, American Royal Hale Arena
8:30 a.m. Board Q&A, American Royal Governor’s Room
Kansas City Marriott Downtown
200 West 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105
Cutoff date: Oct. 1
Make a reservation online or call 1-877-303-0104
Highlights from the 2013 Annual Meeting:
Highlights from the 2012 Annual Meeting:
The nominating committee is requesting volunteers who are willing to serve a four-year term on the AHA board of directors. They encourage interested members and state leaders to contact them regarding prospective candidates within their state and region.
This year’s nominating committee includes:
Chairman Marty Lueck, Mountain Grove, Mo., 417-838-1482
Kevin Jensen, Courtland, Kan., 785-243-6397
Bill King, Stanley, N.M. 505-220-9909
Norris Fowler, Jonesville, S.C., 864-219-0182
Bob Morrison, Lexington, Ohio, 419-362-4471
Please note the updated phone number for Fowler.
Do you need help with the new online registry system, MyHerd.org? Or would like to see how the new system works before signing up? Join the MyHerd team for a webinar on how to get started with MyHerd.org. Participants will learn about the customized home screen for pedigree and performance members. The team will demonstrate how to register calves in real-time and transfer owned animals electronically. This is also an opportunity to ask questions and get virtual help.
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Junior National Hereford Expo packets mailed April 1 to all active National Junior Hereford Association members. This year's JNHE will be in Grand Island, Neb., June 27 to July 3. The final entry deadline is June 1. Visit the JNHE Entry page for more information.