Board of Directors

2015 AHA Board
Pictured is the 2014 American Hereford Association (AHA) Board of Directors. Seated (l to r) are: Eric Walker, Morrison, Tenn., president; Sam Shaw, Caldwell, Idaho, vice president; Fred Larson, Spring Valley, Wis.; David Trowbridge, Tabor, Iowa; and Craig Huffhines, Kansas City, Mo., executive vice president. Directors standing (l to r) are: Bob Thompson, Rolla, Mo.; Joe Van Newkirk, Oshkosh, Neb.; Jim Mickelson, Santa Rosa, Calif.; David Bielema, Grand Rapids, Mich.; Kevin Schultz, Haviland, Kan.; Curtis Curry, McAlester, Okla.; Johnny Harris, Screven, Ga.; and Terri Barber, Channing, Texas.

  

 

2015 AHA Board of Directors

Eric Walker, president
P.O. Box 146
Morrison, TN 37357
931-635-2181
wphf@blomand.net
Sam Shaw, vice president
22453 Howe Rd.
Caldwell, ID 83607-9017
208-453-9790
sam@shawcattle.com
 

Terri Barber
10175 F.M. 3138
Channing, TX  79018
817-727-6107
tbarber@elanco.com

Jim Mickelson
5174 Sonoma Mountain Road
Santa Rosa, CA  95404
707-762-1473
jmmick@sonic.net

David Bielema
P.O. Box 550
Ada, MI  49301
616-292-7474
greatlakesherefordbeef@gmail.com

Kevin Schultz
2048 280th Ave.
Haviland, KS  67059
620-546-4570
kevin@sandhillfarms.com

Curtis Curry
2501 Hereford Dr.
McAlester, OK 74501-8270
918-426-4240
curtis.curry@american-national.com

Bob Thompson
12905 County Road 4010
Rolla, MO  65401
573-341-3820
bandgthompson@earthlink.net

Jonny Harris
334 K-Ville Rd.
Screven, GA 31560
912-586-6585
greenviewfarms@windstream.net

David Trowbridge
Box 60
Tabor, IA 51653
712-629-7665
david_trowbridge@msn.com

Fred Larson
N8494 110th St.
Spring Valley, WI 54767-8001
715-772-4680
fredlarson@mac.com

Joe Van Newkirk
18302 Highway 26
Oshkosh, NE  69154-5042
308-778-6049
vannewkirkherefords@gmail.com

 

 

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Plan to Attend Annual Meeting

Plan to join us in Kansas City Oct. 30 through Nov. 1 for the 2015 Annual Meeting. Hereford enthusiasts from across the U.S. will enjoy three days of events and activities including educational forums, 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.

DNA Fee Increases

 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.

Auction Raises $38,500 for Hereford Research

Thanks to the supporters of the Hereford Research Foundation, including donors, buyers and bidders, the AHA is able to continue to invest in industry leading research. During the fourth annual auction to benefit the Hereford Research Foundation July 23, 13 lots were sold on BuyHereford.com grossing $38,500. The top selling lot was the opportunity to purchase embryos from Knoll Crest Farm, Red House, Va. Falling River Farm, Concord, Va., paid $8,000 for Lot 4. >> Read More Highlights

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