Members are advised that Neogen have increased prices for DNA testing and consumables effective March 1. This is the first price increase since May 2021 and is due to rising cost pressures faced by Neogen. The updated DNA test request form can be found on the Herefords Australia website or via this link HERE.
Life member nomination
Any members wishing to recommend a fellow member for Herefords Australia Life Membership are asked to prepare a submission and send to Herefords Australia firstname.lastname@example.org by close of business Friday March 31, 2023. Life Membership is a matter for board and then general member resolution, with details of any nominees to be included as part of an AGM Meeting Notice (due for distribution early April 2023). More details regarding Life Membership can be found here Constitution – Herefords Australia or please contact Michael Crowley to discuss.
The Herefords Australia Team
We are pleased to report that Ro Koebel (nee McNaught) will be returning to Herefords Australia post parental leave later this month. Ro will be working part hours with responsibilities for sale catalogues and specialist content and writing. Welcome back Ro!
The team now compromises:
Michael Crowley – CEO
Ambrose Kenney – Membership and Operations Manager
Naomi Oehlers – Registry and Member Services Assistant
Stephanie Archibald – Accounts and Office Coordinator (PT)
Olivia Pearce – Marketing, Communications and Business Development Coordinator
Rowan Koebel – Communications Officer (casual)
Nikki Martin – Youth Coordinator (casual)
Hamish Chandler – R, D & E Specialist (PT)
Members are asked to please include their membership number as a reference when paying accounts.
2023 Inventory forms are due back to the office by close of business May 31, 2023