Canadian Hereford Association
August 2015 Herd Reference Edition

Take Notice...

Advancing Women Conference 2016 Dates announced
"Advancing Women is created for every woman who wants to achieve success in her career, family, community, financial independence and relationships in and outside the workplace. Whether you are in a career path with an organization, starting your own business, looking for your dream job or wanting to hone your overall life skills, this conference is for you. AWC is a one of a kind event. Register today. Be inspired for tomorrow. "
Advancing Women Conference WEST:
March 28 & 29, 2016, Hyatt Regency, Calgary, Alberta
Advancing Women Conference EAST:
October 3 & 4, 2016, Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Toronto, Ontario

In 2015 two conferences were held due to demand and interest:
Calgary 2015: over 600 delegates representing over 257 organizations from across Canada and US
Toronto 2015: over 460 delegates representing 230 organizations from 9 provinces and 4 US states

Click here to for more details.

The Canada Agriculture and Food Museum introduces their new bull, Hercules
For pictures and the CBC Ottawa interview click here.

Beef Cattle Learning Award
This award has beenorganized in memory of Buddy Leachman of Big Gully Farm to recognize and reward young people who invoke the values, character and strength's he possessed. Two awards in the amount of $1500 will be awarded annually to one young man and one young woman. This award will recognize promising youth who may not favor school or post-secondary education, yet have a strong affinity for beef cattle education and the advancement of their skills related to a future in that professional field.
Click Here for application guidelines and more details.
Submission of applications close November 30, 2015.

See the Take Notice Archive here.

Digest Forward Archive

Canada Beef 2015 Sire Summary is now online.

Spring 2015 EPDs are now online, averages, tools and trends can be found here

The Confirmed Genetic Abnormality Carriers Lists are now online, click here for more information and to view the lists

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