August 2013 Herd Reference Edition

Take Notice...

Friday October 31st is the deadline for submitting weights to be included in the Spring 2015 PACE EPD run. Please have your weaning weights and any other missed performance data into the office by this date. All weaning must be identified in groups when reporting weights. (Animals managed the same, use the same group #) . Genetic evaluations rely on accurate well defined management groups. Please also pay special attention to your Compliance Reports to be included in the All-Star program!

Advancing Womden Conference 2015 Dates announced
This is an excellent opportunity for you to join other industry stakeholders to take a leadership position and be recognised as a champion for women in agriculture.
Advancing Women Conference WEST:
April 6 & 7, 2015, Hyatt Regency, Calgary, Alberta
Advancing Women Conference EAST:
October 5 & 6, 2015, Westin Harbour Castle, Toronto, Ontario
In April 2014, some 400 women from 6 provinces and 5 US states,representing over 150 organizations attended the first AWC in Calgary.
Click here for the full news release.
Click here for the conference Agenda.

Preliminary RFI EPDs are now available online. Click here to view.

The 2014 CHA AGM Keynote Speaker Kevin Schultz video is now available online.
The video can by found under the home button under media.

Attention International Hereford Enthusiasts:
The 2014 Canadian Western Agribition is fast approaching; not only is this gathering the largest stock show in Canada, the Canadian National Hereford Show returns to Agribition once again this year. If you know of any, or you are an international guest who would like to come experience Agribition, you are being invited to take the opportunity to be a part of the Incoming Buyers Program. This program will cover 50% of your flight and hotel costs to a maximum of $1500 CDN.
Those whom are interested are to fill out:
– a Canadian Western Agribition International Guest Registration form
– and an Application for the Incoming Buyers Program.

We encourage all International Hereford Enthusiasts to contact the Association as well if they decide to attend Agribition this fall.

See the Take Notice Archive here.

Digest Forward Archive

Canada Beef 2014 Sire Summary is now online.

Fall 2014 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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