"He Wants It All" is the first in a series of ads that highlight key industry segments and focus on industry relevance and the positive influence of Hereford genetics. Learn more at Hereford.org/TheyWantItAll.
This section of Hereford.org is for business-focused commercial cattlemen who make their living in the beef industry.
Hereford cattle are extremely functional and marketable in commercial programs.
Incorporating Hereford genetics into your breeding program can provide you improved efficiency, fertility and longevity, an unbeatable disposition and a beautiful, sellable cross.
We invite you to visit the pages in this site to learn more about Herefords -- The Efficiency Experts.
Hereford cattle have built a reputation for producing truly great-tasting beef. The Certified Hereford Beef (CHB) program continues to gain market share with CHB volume sold surpassing 51 million lb. during fiscal year 2015.
|10/05/15||Baldy Maker Bull Sale||Ft. Klamath, Oregon||details|
|10/05/15||Express Ranches Bull Sale||Yukon, Oklahoma||details|
|10/07/15||Fryeburg Fair Hereford Show||Fryeburg, Maine||details|
|10/08/15||Harvie Ranching Internet Sale||Olds, Alberta||details|
|10/08/15||Dudley Bros. Bull Production Sale||Comanche, Texas||details|
|10/08/15||Performance Breeders of Texas Online Sale on BuyHereford.com||Texas||details|
|10/08/15||Mike Sorensen Family Online Sale||Greenfield, Iowa||details|
|10/08/15||Worrell Enterprises Online Sale||Mason, Texas||details|
|10/09/15||Texas Polled Hereford Assn. Show||Dallas, Texas||details|
|10/09/15||Dixie Classic Fair Hereford Show||Winston-Salem, North Carolina||details|
Hereford enthusiasts will enjoy three days of events and activities including an educational forum, the Annual Meeting and the National Hereford Show during the American Royal. For more information including the schedule of events and hotel reservations, go to AHA Annual Meeting.
A highlight of the weekend will be "Celebrate the Brand 1501 Wyandotte." Join us Friday evening as we will celebrate 20 years of the CHB Program and recognize our Hall of Fame and scholarship winners. You can now purchase tickets online. Order tickets prior to Oct. 20 for $50 per ticket after Oct. 20 the cost will be $75.
Hereford Demand Continues: Year-end data proves Herefords are meeting the needs of commercial cattlemen
Fiscal year 2015 was a year of continued progress and growth for the Hereford breed as commercial producers continue to find value and predictability in utilizing Hereford genetics. A total of 195 Hereford production sales were reported by AHA field representatives during the fiscal year. Bull sales averaged $6,882, up nearly $1,800 per head; and females average $5,358, up more than $700 per head. Hereford reported 75,988 registrations (a 6% increase) and 44,424 transfers (a 10% increase) with 104,216 cows on inventory. The Association has 3,885 active adult members (a 7% increase) and 2,902 active junior members (a 9% increase). >>Read more fiscal year highlights
Effective Sept. 1, 2015, the cost of the basic DNA profile also known as a parentage SNP profile will increase to $38. The cost of GE-EPD (genomic-enhanced expected progeny difference) tests and combination packages of GE-EPD test with the basic DNA profile or horn/poll tests will remain the same as they have been since late 2014.