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LeForce Hereford Complete Dispersal
May 4, 2019
Enid, OK
Auctioneer: Justin Stout; Joel Birdwell

82 Bulls             $189,600           Avg.      $2,312
306 Females    $678,700           Avg.      $2,218
28 Com. Females          $49,900             Avg.      $1,702

              Top selling bull sold for $10,000. Top female sold for $11,000.

The Spring Hereford Collection Sale
Presented by Cross Timbers Polled Hereford Association
April 27, 2019
College Station, TX
Auctioneer-Sale Mgr.: Schacher Auction Services
Sale Honoree: Steve Heyroth, Hamilton, TX

56 Lots Gross    $100,375           Avg.      $2,185

Stuber Ranch
April 20, 2019
Bowman, ND
Auctioneer: Joe Goggins; Greg Goggins

95 Bulls             $410,495           Avg.      $4,321
45 Females       $92,880             Avg.      $2,064
124 Com. Females       $148,452           Avg.      $1,197

              Top selling bull sold for $25,000. Top selling female sold for $4,500.


Barber Ranch Online Sale
Fall Heifers and Semen
April 12, 2019
Channing, TX

18 Female lots $167,500           Avg.      $9,305

Lot 2 – BR Bella F083 ET; 9/2/18          $28,500
Lot 3 – BR Mercedes F086 ET; 10/9/18            $25,500
Lot 1 – BR Kate F082 ET; 8/31/18        $17,000
Lot 6 – BR Brock F072 ET; 8/1/18        $15,500

GKB Cattle Co. Fall Born Heifer Online Sale
April 11, 2019
Waxahachie, TX

11 Female lots $51,855             Avg.      $4,714

Bar A Cattle Co. Spring
Online Hereford Heifer sale
April 9, 2019
Schulenburg, TX

12 Female lots $112,800           Avg.      $9,400

              Top selling female sold for $14,000.

Buck Cattle Co. Spring Edition Sale
March 30, 2019
Madill, OK
Auctioneer: Steve Bonham

31 Females lots             $334,545           Avg.      $10,792

              Top selling female sold for $86,000.


Copeland & Sons Herefords, LLC
Annual Bull Sale
Clayton, NM
March 29, 2019
51.5 Hereford bulls     $211,650           Avg.      $4,110

Flying S Herefords
Line One Production Sale
Paluxy, TX
March 19, 2019
Auctioneer: Dustin Layton
46 Bulls             $234,450           Avg.      $5,097
37 Females       $126,500           Avg.      $3,423

Cooper Herefords Annual Production Sale
Mar. 12, 2019
Willow Creek, MT
Auctioneer: Joe Goggins
85 Bulls             $643,535           Avg.      $7,571
17 Cows            $114,002           Avg.      $6,706
18 Yearling heifers$76,248      Avg.      $4,236

Holden Herefords Annual Production Sale
Mar. 11, 2019
Valier, MT
Auctioneer: Joe Goggins
146 Bulls           $1,252,970       Avg.      $8,582
36 Females       $208,500           Avg.      $5,792
Lot 8120F - HH Advance 8120F; 1/23/18; ½ interest to Flying S Herefords, Paluxy         $55,000
Lot 8071F - HH Advance 8071F; 1/9/18; Coates Ranch, Mertzon              $50,000

NorthEast Texas Hereford Assn.
67th Annual Sale
Mt. Pleasant, TX
March 9, 2019
Auctioneer: Monte Lowderman
19 bulls             $34,150             Avg.      $1,797
37 females       $60,050             Avg.      $1,623
Semen donation           $1,413
Total Sale          $95,613

W4 Ranch Spring Bull & Female Sale
March 2, 2019
Morgan, TX
Auctioneer: Col. Doak Lambert
88 bulls             $281,000           Avg.      $3,193
76 bred heifers                            $168,750           Avg.      $2,220
34 open heifers             $57,800             Avg.      $1,700

Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo
Annual All breeds Registered Range Bull Sale
February 27, 2019
Auctioneer: Doak Lambert
18 Hereford bulls         $90,250           Avg.     $5,014
All Breed Bull Sale saw the bulls average $4,305 with a top selling bull at $10,000 and the five high selling bulls averaging $7,850.
In the female portion of the sale, the pairs averaged $2,850; bred $2,455 and opens $2,064. Overall the females averaged $2,476.
Atlas Farms of Grandview had the First Place Hereford bull and Overall High Grading Bull.
Pied Piper Farms consigned the high selling Hereford bull and sold to Bludau Ranch of Hallettsville for $10,000.
Rocking Chair Ranch of Ft. McKavett exhibited the Champion pen of bred and Champion Pen of open commercial Hereford females.

Perez Cattle Co.
Bull Sale
Feb. 26, 2019
Tucumcari, NM
Auctioneer: Dustin Layton

43 1/2 Hereford bulls Avg.      $5,818
25 Angus bull  Avg.      $4,984

Colyer Herefords & Angus Production Sale
Bruneau, ID
February 24 & 25, 2019
Auctioneer: C.D. Booker; Kyle Colyer

126 Hereford Bulls       Avg.      $6,982
27 Open Hereford Heifers       Avg.      $2,929
              Top selling bull sold for $60,000. Top selling female brought $6,500.

Hoffman Ranch Bull Sale
February 15, 2019
Thedford, NE
Auctioneer: Rick Machado; Lex Madden

202 Hereford bulls       Avg.      $6,900
Top bull sold for $60,000. The NWSS Champion carload bulls averaged $20,000.

San Antonio Livestock Exposition
All Breed Bull and Female Sale
February 13, 2019
Auctioneer: Anthony Mihalski

55 total bulls   $319,000           Avg.      $5,800
14 Hereford bulls         $103,180           Avg.      $7,370
205 open females        Avg.      $2,163
75 Bred females            Avg.      $3,046
250 Pairs           Avg.      $3034
530 total females         Avg.      $2,699

B&C Cattle Co. of Miami had the High Grading Hereford bull and third high overall during the San Antonio All Breed Bull Sale. Barber Ranch of Channing had High Grading Polled Hereford bull. Herefords took five of the top 10 grading bulls.

Cowtown Invitational Sale

Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo
Fort Worth, TX
February 3, 2019
Auctioneer: Dustin Layton

8 Bulls $40,800             Avg.      $5,100
7 Females         $35,450             Avg.      $5,064
1 Preg. Recip.  $5,000                Avg.      $5,000
16 Total Lots    $81,250

THA 50th Annual Whiteface Replacement Sale

Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo
Fort Worth, TX
Feb. 3, 2019
Judges: Bruce Brandenberger, Stanton, TX; Katie Joe Day, Meadow, TX; Bill King, Moriarty, NM
Auctioneer: Leo Casas III

104 Open Hereford Heifers     $135,550           Avg. $1,303
60 Bred Hereford Heifers         $118,500           Avg. $1,975
10 Open Cross bred                   $9,500                Avg. $950
44 Bred cross bred                     $72,300             Avg. $1,643
218 Total head                            $335,850           Avg. $1,541

Upstream Herefords Annual Bull Sale

Feb. 2, 2019
Taylor, NE
Auctioneers: Lynn & Seth Weishaar

247 Bulls           $1,099,150       Avg.      $4,450
40 Females       $157,720           Avg.      $3,943

2019 STHA Spring Sale
Beeville, TX
February 2, 2019
Auctioneer: Leo Casas III

51 Hereford bulls         $126,700           Avg.      $2,484
3 Hereford Pair             $1,950 ea.
1 Bred Hereford            $1,050
30 Open Herefords      $31, 500            Avg.      $1,260
4 Brahman bulls           $12,800             Avg.      $3,200
6 Brahman Pair             $12,750             Avg.      $2,125
30 Bred Brahman         $68,250             Avg.      $2,275
44 Open Brahman        $95,800             Avg.      $2,177
52 Bred F1        $85,900             Avg.      $1,651
22 F1 Pair          $47,600             Avg.      $2,163
80 Open F1       $90,500             Avg.      $1,131

Van Newkirk Herefords
46th Annual Bull & Female Sale
Oshkosh, NE
Jan. 21, 2019
Auctioneer: Joe Goggins and Kevin Schow

146 2-year-old bulls    Avg.      $8,525 Top       $18,000
57 yearling bulls           Avg.      $6,912 Top       $26,000
14 Reg. Hereford Heifers          Avg.      $2,111 Top       $2,800
278 Commercial heifers           Avg.      $1,440 Top       $1,675

Churchill Cattle Co.
World Class Female Sale
January 22, 2019
Manhattan, MT
Auctioneer: Joe Goggins

115 Bulls           $599,725           Avg.      $5,215
22 Females       $57,794             Avg.      $2,627

Mile High Night Hereford Sale Grosses $836,450
January 18, 2019
Denver, CO
Auctioneer: Eddie Burks

9 Bulls $364,200           Avg.      $40,467
26 Females       $447,250           Avg.      $17, 202
3 Pregnancies  $25,000             Avg.      $8,333

Mile High Eve
Frozen Hereford Genetics Sale
Denver, CO
January 17, 2019
Auctioneer: Justin Stout; Cody Lowderman

8 Flushes           $64,000             Avg.      $8,000
1 Heifer pregnancy      Avg.      $5,500
129 Embryos   $133,950           Avg.      $1,080
130 Units semen           $37,650             Avg.      $290


THA Annual Meeting
February 1, 2020

Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show
Hereford Weekend
February 1-3, 2020

51st Annual Premium Whiteface Replacement Female Sale
February 2, 2020 

Cowtown Invitational Sale
February 2, 2020

National Hereford Show
February 3, 2020 

Scholarship applications revised

The American Hereford Women and the National Organization of Poll-ettes have combined five individual scholarship applications into one condensed application form. The John Wayne Memorial, Golden Bull Achievement, Future Cattleman, Ed Bible and Poll-Ette Founders Scholarships are now all in one application.

The deadline to submit the new scholarship application is January 15, 2010. This deadline applies to all awards and scholarships listed. All scholarships will be awarded at the Junior National Hereford Expo in July.

Also, for younger junior members donít forget about the Prospect Awards too!

Download Combined Scholarship Application
Download Prospect Award Application

ATTENTION JUNIORS: $4,500 for Top Jr. in 2018 Fort Worth National Show

THA Foundation has committed $4,500 to the exhibitor of the highest placing heifer and $2,500 to the second highest placing heifer at the 2018 Chris Lacy National Hereford Show in Fort Worth on January 29, 2018. A third and fourth place scholarship of $1,500 will also be awarded. To be eligible to receive these awards, the exhibitor must be a member of TJHA, be eligible to show in the junior show the previous week (exhibitor does not have to exhibit at the junior show) and be at the halter of his/her heifer. No cow/calf is eligible. The ownership rules for the junior show must be met. See rule 12 on page 191 of the Fort Worth Stock Show premium book.
Friends of THA have sponsored the funds for this award for many years and are committed to making this an annual event and hope to grow the fund to increase the prize as well as create a special belt buckle for the event. Anyone wishing to join this effort should contact Jack Chastain at the THA office.


            The Texas Hereford Association Foundation Inc. provides an annual scholarship of $1,000.00 to be awarded at the annual membership meeting of the Texas Hereford Association held in Fort Worth during the Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show. The winner (or winners) will be selected by a qualified committee on the basis of scholastic achievement, Hereford activities, other activities and financial need.


  1. Applicant must be a member of the Texas Junior Hereford Association.
  2. Applicant must be either a senior in a Texas High School or currently enrolled in college.
  3. Applicant must be single, never married and no children.
  4. Applications must be postmarked by given date to arrive at the Texas Hereford Association office, 4609 Airport Freeway, Fort Worth, TX 76117
  5. Applicant can receive only one scholarship from the THA Foundation.


  1. Please type or write in black ink.
  2. General Information:
    A. List your full name, address, telephone number, age and date of birth.
    B. List name and address of parents or guardian, their relation to you, their occupation and other children in your family.
  3. Activities
    A. Texas Junior Hereford Association
    1. List your participation in any TJHA activities (I.E. speech contest, quiz and showmanship, conferences, field days, Expos, offices held, etc.)
    2. Briefly list what you feel are your top ten accomplishments in your show career.

B. 4-H activities and leadership positions
C. FFA activities and leadership positions.
D. Other school activities.
E. Community and church activities.
F. If already in college, list activities.

  1. Financial Need
    1. List percent of college tuition and expense responsible for by applicant.
    2. List percent of college tuition expense responsible for by applicant’s parent.
    3. List other avenues for financing college expenses.
  2. Indicate College plans (where you plan to attend and what you plan to study)
Please submit the following:
A. One 5x7 black and white glossy photograph.
B. High school transcript and/or copy of college grades.
C. Short essay of 500 words or less on “What a college education means to me.”

Junior AI Program Discontinued

The Junior AI Program has been discontinued, but those offspring born from program semen will still be eligible to show at the 2014 and 2015 Junior National Hereford Expos.


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