2015 VitaFerm Junior National Hereford Expo

June 27 to July 3, 2015 – Grand Island, Neb.

 

Saturday, June 27

Midnight- Barns open for set-up only

8 a.m. - Scholarship Judges Breakfast – Foundation Club (VIP Area)

8 a.m. – Director Candidate Interviews – Board Room (N. End VIP Area)

8 a.m. – 5 p.m. – People Check-in – Show Office, 5 Points Bank Arena

9 a.m. – Scholarship Interviews begin, Sheep Barn

10 a.m.-Noon – Advisor Meeting and new people orientation

Noon – Cattle allowed in barns

Noon – 6 p.m. – Cattle Check-in, Make Ready, 5 Points Bank Arena

7 p.m. – Director candidate round tables

 

Sunday, June 28

8 a.m. – Hereford bowl written test, Pinnacle Bank Exposition Building

9 a.m. – Individual & Team Sales, Sheep Barn

11 a.m. - CHB Grill Off, Pinnacle Bank Exposition Building

1 p.m. – Illustrated speech, Sheep Barn

4 p.m. – State pictures, 5 Points Bank Arena

5 p.m. – Opening Ceremonies, 5 Points Bank Arena

6 p.m. – 3-on-3 basketball

 

Monday, June 29

8 a.m. – Judging Contest, 5 Points Bank Arena

8:30 a.m. – HYFA Golf Tournament, Golf Course to be determined

10:30 a.m. – Extemporaneous Speech Preparation, Sheep Barn

11 a.m. – Extemporaneous Speech Contest, Sheep Barn

Noon – Hereford Bowl, Buzzer Round, Pinnacle Bank Exposition Building

2 p.m. – Sullivan Supply/Stock Show University fitting demonstration, 5 Points Bank Arena

4 p.m. - Sullivan Supply/Stock Show University team fitting contest, 5 Points Bank Arena

7 p.m. – NJHA Membership Meeting, Pinnacle Bank Exposition Building

 

Tuesday, June 30

8 a.m. - Sullivan Supply/Stock Show University national showmanship contest, 5 Points Bank Arena

Ring 1: Senior, Intermediate & Senior Finals

Ring 2: Junior & Peewee

 

Wednesday,  1

8 a.m. - Ring 1: Cow-calf pairs, bred-and-owned heifers

8 a.m. - Ring 2: Steers, bred-and-owned bulls, 5 Points Bank Arena

 

5 -7 p.m.- Awards night Dinner, Pinnacle Bank Exposition Building

7 p.m. – Awards Night, 5 Points Bank Arena

 

Thursday, July 2

8 a.m. – Begin owned heifer show, 5 Points Bank Arena

 

Friday, July 3

8 a.m. – Conclude owned heifer show, 5 Points Bank Arena

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Hereford Scholarship Applications Due April 1

April 1 is the deadline to submit applications for scholarships and awards given during the Junior National Hereford Expo (JNHE). Visit the Hereford Scholarship website to begin the process today.

JNHE Ambassador Applications Due March 15

 College students can  apply for the JNHE Ambassador Program. The 2015 ambassadors will assist the National Junior Hereford Association (NJHA) Board and AHA staff throughout the JNHE week — June 27 to July 3 — in Grand Island, Neb.

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2015 JNHE Rooms

The 2015 JNHE will be in Grand Island, Neb., June 27-July 3. Click here for hotel room block information.

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