|Hereford Highlights | Market Update | Industry Insight||Volume 8, Issue 6|
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Hereford Breeder Elected to Beef Promotion Operating Committee
The Cattlemen’s Beef Board seated new members and elected 2011 officers, as well as members of its executive committee and the beef promotion operating committee, during its annual meeting in Denver Feb. 5. Hereford breeder Richard Gebhart, Claremore, Okla., was one of 10 representatives elected to the beef promotion operating committee, which decides on the final national checkoff program plan each year. Visit the CBB Web site for more information.
Be a Part of “The Harvest”
The Hereford Youth Foundation of America (HYFA) invites Hereford breeders, enthusiasts and supporters to save the date and make plans to attend “The Harvest” fund-raiser event at Kunde Family Estate in Sonoma, Calif., Aug. 19-21, 2011. The Harvest is hosted by the Jim and Marcia Mickelson family to contribute to HYFA’s $5 million capital endowment campaign with all proceeds benefiting scholarship and education for Hereford youth across the nation.
The Harvest event pricing and travel details will be available in April. HYFA is currently seeking consignments for the sale. If you are interested in being part of this history-making event in California’s wine country please contact Eddie or Ruth Sims at 580-492-4590, firstname.lastname@example.org or Amy Cowan at email@example.com, 816-842-3757. We look forward to hosting you at the Kunde Family Estate in August.
Book Rooms Now For 2011 JNHE
The 2011 Junior National Hereford Expo will be July 9-16 in Kansas City. Please call the Hyatt Regency to book your rooms.
Hyatt Regency Crown Center
Glenn Grimes and Ron Plain, University of Missouri-Columbia
Grimes and Plain offer market updates for the week past each Friday afternoon. To view this information, visit the University of Missouri AgEBB Web site.
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