2013-14 National Shows
Keystone International Livestock Exposition
2300 N. Cameron St., Harrisburg, PA 17110
(717) 787-2905, www.keystoneinternational.state.pa.us
Show date: Oct. 4
Entry deadline: Aug. 31
Judge: Jirl Buck, Madill, Okla.
American Royal National Hereford Show
1701 American Royal Court, Kansas City, MO 64102
(816) 221-9800, www.americanroyal.com
Show date: Nov. 3
Entry deadline: Sept. 10
Judge: Kyle Colyer, Bruneau, Idaho
North American International Livestock Exposition National Hereford Show
P.O. Box 36367, Louisville, KY 40233
(502) 595-3166, www.livestockexpo.org
Show date: Nov. 21
Entry deadline: Oct. 1
Judge: Mary Barber, Channing, Texas, and Terri Barber, Austin, Texas
Western Nugget National Hereford Show
Reno, Nev., www.nuggethereford.com
Show secretary: Sue Hoffman, 1405 Crown Dr., Reno, NV 89503,
(775) 747-8917, (775) 722-6116
Show dates: Dec. 5 - junior show; Dec. 6-7 - open show
Entry deadline: Early, Oct. 15; Final, Oct. 30
Judge: Tyler Cates, Modoc, Ind.
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National Western Stock Show
4655 Humboldt St., Denver, CO 80216
(800) 336-6977, www.nationalwestern.com,
Show dates: Jan. 16-18, 2013
Jan. 16 - Bulls and Juniors; Jan. 17 - Carloads/Pens and Sale; Jan. 18 - Females
Entry deadline: Nov. 20, 2013
Judges: Dave Allan, Schulenberg, Texas, and associate, Mark Allan, Sioux Center, Iowa
Carloads/Pens judges: Blake Oschner, Torrington, Wyo.; Kirk Bieber, Onida, S.D.; and Paul Bennett, Red House, Va.
Southwestern Exposition National Hereford Show
P.O. Box 150, Ft. Worth, TX 76101
Show date: Feb. 3, 2013
Entry deadline: Nov. 15, 2011
Judge: Ray Ramsey, Greenfield, Ind.
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Herefords took center stage in Denver during the National Western Stock Show. It was an exciting week with C Miles McKeee being named Supreme Champion, the Mile High Night Sale grossing $1.1 million and the Lot 1 Foundation Female selling for $125,000 to suppot Hereford youth. Press releases are now available online and complete results can be found at Hereford.org.