Spring Webinar Series Information

April 26, 2017

  Having trouble navigating through Join AHA education and information service coordinator, SyAnn Foster through a series of webinars to better your understanding of the system. Click on the links below to register for an upcoming webinar. Webinar Schedule: Wednesday, April 26 at 12 p.m. CDT: How to Register Animals through  Tuesday, May 2 […]


JNHE Early Bird Entries Due May 1

April 25, 2017

The online entry site for the 2017 JNHE is now available. Please make sure all fields are completed, NJHA memberships are paid, cattle are fully registered and transferred and entries are submitted by the proper deadlines. Do you need to add additional t-shirts, awards dinner tickets, cattle, etc.? Exhibitors have the ability to add to […]


Faces of Leadership Registration Now Open

April 21, 2017

The Faces of Leadership Conference registration is now open. During the three-day event, more than 100 participants listen to nationally known speakers and participate in junior board workshops, which assist in the enhancement of the individual’s leadership talents, communication skills and beef-industry knowledge. The 2017 Faces of Leadership Conference will be held in Kansas City, […]


Email Release Concerning Misconception of DNA Testing

April 13, 2017

On the weekend of April 8-9, a series of posts were put on social media and various blogs discussing the alleged breed make up of a US Hereford sire. This result was supposedly reported by an Australian Hereford Breeder and confirmed by the Australian Hereford Society CEO, Dr. Alex Ball. I had correspondence with Alex […]


Catch Recent NJHA News with the Advantage Newsletter

April 5, 2017

Are you interested in what is happening in the NJHA? Good news! The 2017 spring edition of the Advantage Newsletter is hot off the press and headed to a mailbox near you. The 2017 spring edition of the newsletter is your go-to source for all things related to the Junior National Hereford Expo. Find tips […]


Make Plans to Attend the 2017 BIF Convention

March 28, 2017

The 2017 Beef Improvement Federation convention will be held May 31-June 3 in Athens, Ga. Founded in 1968, the BIF is an organization dedicated to advancing and coordinating all segments of the beef industry. The 2017 BIF schedule is as follows: Wednesday, May 31 8 a.m. – Noon BIF Board Meeting Noon – 7 p.m. […]


Housekeeping for JNHE Steer Exhibitors

March 27, 2017

NJHA members exhibiting steers at the Junior National Hereford Expo this summer: Don’t forget all steers entered in the JNHE must have a DNA profile on file. To DNA test your steer for the JNHE, please follow these three steps: 1) Contact and request a kit from Laura Loschke or Toni Shapiro in the DNA […]


The Daily Double: An Elite Frozen Genetics Sale

March 27, 2017

Don’t miss your opportunity to bid on some of the best Hereford genetics in the industry! The Daily Double online sale benefitting the 2017 Junior National Hereford Expo is April 20 at 7 p.m. CST on Lots include semen and embryo packages as well as some special lots. We appreciate your continued support of […]


NJHA Scholarship Deadline April 1

March 16, 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – This summer, more than $25,000 of scholarship money is available for active National Junior Hereford Association (NJHA) members who are seniors in high school or currently enrolled in a college program. In addition to scholarships, the NJHA also honors deserving members with junior and senior prospect awards as well as the […]


JNHE Ambassador Applications Due March 15

March 9, 2017

Kansas City, Mo. –The American Hereford Association and National Junior Hereford Association are offering five “mini” internships for college students interested in gaining experience in national show coordination at the 2017 Junior National Hereford Expo, July 15-21 in and Louisville, Ky. Ambassadors will gain experience in social media, communications, office and customer service, event planning, […]

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