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Indian Mound Ranch
Canadian, TX
October 9, 2018
Jim Birdwell, auctioneer

61 bulls averaged $3,275
12 cows averaged $3,458
15 bred heifers averaged $1,850
Top selling bull sold for $9,000.

Powell Hereford Ranch
San Angelo, TX
October 9, 2018
Jim Birdwell, auctioneer

94 bulls averaged $4,936
40 open Hereford heifers averaged $1200
40 black bred heifers averaged $1,575
15 Angus x Hereford bred heifers averaged $1,600

$20,000 was price of top selling bull.

Dudley Bros.
57th Annual Bull Sale
Comanche, Texas
Sale Date: October 4, 2018
Auctioneer: Leo Casas 

137 bulls         Avg.    $4,489

Doyle Hereford Ranch
Complete Dispersal
June 2, 2018
Wolfe City, TX
Auctioneer: Dustin Layton; Eddie Burks

4 bulls $20,950             Avg.      $5,238
152 females     $520,075           Avg.      $3,422
2 semen tanks $3,000 Avg.      $1,500

Barber Ranch
Channing, TX
May 25-26, 2018
Auctioneer: Dustin Layton; Matt Sims

3.5 bulls            $67,750             Avg.      $19,357
133.5 females $1,274,450       Avg.      $9,546
3 flushes           $30,000             Avg.      $10,000
57 embryos      $73,600             Avg.      $1,291
2 pregnancies $12,000             Avg.      $6,000
260 semen       $117,125           Avg.      450

Larsons’ Running L Ranch
Hereford Alliance Sale
May 19, 2018
Clifton, TX
Auctioneer: Matt Sims, Elgin, OK

1 bull   $2,500 Avg.      $2,500
106 females     $430,650           Avg.      $4,063
107 total lots   $433,150           Avg.      $4,048

Stuber Ranch Production Sale
Bowman, ND
April 21, 2018
Auctioneer: Joe  & Greg Goggins

102 bulls           $435,000           Avg.      $4,265
67 females       $153,850           Avg.      $2,296
142 Comm. females    $165,375           Avg.      $1,165

Copeland & Sons Herefords, LLC
75th Anniversary
Demand the Brand Annual Bull Sale
April 6, 2018
Clayton, NM
Auctioneer: Dustin Layton

49 bulls             $220,400           Avg.      $4,498
20 units semen              $8,000 Avg.      $400
70 F1 heifers    $77,700             Avg.      $1,110

Harrison Cattle Co. Inaugural Production Sale
Arapaho, OK
March 27, 2018
Auctioneer: Justin B. Stout

45 Bulls             $176,750           Avg.      $3,928
28 Females       $96,550             Avg.      $3,448
73 Total lots     $273,300           Avg.      $3,744

2 Flushes           $13,500             Avg.      $6,750
15 Embryos      $9,900 Avg.      $660
20 Units of Semen        $1,300 Avg.      $65
22 Commercial Females           $42,750             Avg.      $1,943


THA Annual Meeting
February 2, 2019

Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show
Hereford Weekend
February 2-4, 2019 

50th Annual Premium Whiteface Replacement Female Sale
February 3, 2019 

Cowtown Invitational Sale
February 3, 2019

National Hereford Show
February 4, 2019 

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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