VALE Gloria Glasser

The family of Herefords Australia member Gloria Glasser wish to notify the membership Gloria’s passing on Sunday 10 September 2017 at the age of 89 years old. Gloria was married to the late Don Glasser for 61 years. Don and Gloria started the Yagaburne Poll Hereford stud in 1954, which is still operating today 63…

Vale Peter Duffy

We regret to advise the passing of previous Past President of North East Poll Hereford Breeders Group and retired committee member of VPHA, Mr Peter Duffy, formerly of Taradale Poll Hereford Stud, Thoona. Peter’s funeral will be held at 10am on Friday 1 September 2017 at the Catholic Church in Benalla.

15th European Hereford Conference Hungary 2018

Dear Association Leaders and Members, We are happy to inform you that our website for the 15th European Hereford Conference in Hungary (15-20th September 2018.) is now available, with all the necessary informations about the conference.  Please visit  www.hereford2018.com or www.herefordhungary2018.com.  We hope you can join us to the conference! RGS, Dr. István Márton general manager Hungarian Hereford, Angus, Galloway Association H –…

2017 CM Hocking Scholarship

Herefords Australia invites applications for the 2017 CM Hocking Memorial Scholarship. Applications will be considered from Australian citizens who are undertaking a course of study that will be applied to the breeding, care and maintenance of Hereford cattle and/or will be of benefit to the Australian Hereford industry. Applications are to be in writing and…

GENEPROB – 2nd run Hypotrichosis

Dear Member, A 2nd run of a GENEPROB analysis for Hypotrichosis (HY) has been completed and individual reports are now available in the members download.  In this update 175 animals had probability changes of greater than 25%, so it is worth reviewing the report.  Animals with a probability of greater than 25% should be considered for testing.   It is anticipated…

Position Vacant – Assistant Registrar

Located in Armidale NSW, Herefords Australia represents the interests of, and provides services to, some 1,600 Members nationally.  Member services include breed registrations and inventory, certifying live exports of breeding stock, marketing and communications, breed development and promotional activities, commercial breed development programs, and participation in breed and/or industry R&D projects.  Herefords Australia is seeking…