54th HEREFORDS AUSTRALIA NATIONAL SHOW & SALE (WODONGA)

May 8th & 9th, 2019

Entries are now open for the 54th Herefords Australia National Show and Sale (Wodonga).

Click here to download full conditions of entry and entry form

Vendors are encouraged to use the online entry system – click here to access online entry form

DATES OF IMPORTANCE

The Herefords Australia National Show & Sale (Wodonga) Show & Sale Management Committee has provided the following information to assist vendors and patrons prepare for the 2019 event.

1st OctoberSubmit DNA samples to Herefords Australia for testing ASAP
All bulls must have a minimum of a low density genotype, be sire verified, and tested clear of all known genetic conditions. Full DNA testing results MUST BE AVALIABLE at the close of entries or entries will not be accepted.
10th NovemberEntries Open
3rd FebruaryAll bulls must be scanned for EMA, IMF, rib fat depth, and rump fat depth, and have a scrotal measurement. These raw measurements must be submitted to BreedPlan by 3rd February 2019 for inclusion in the February BreedPlan run. Bulls without the above observed traits included in the February 2019 run will not be accepted for entry.
29th FebruaryEntries close
Class sponsorships deadline
18th AprilSemen evaluation test results must be submitted to Duty Agent (Elders)
A crush-side semen evaluation test (semen density, wave motion and motility) is to be carried out by a qualified vet or licensed AI technician within 70 days prior to the sale. A semen test report form will be sent to vendors after close of entries. Semen morphology examination may be carried out at the discretion of the vendor.

National Health Declaration must be submitted to Duty Agent (Elders)

Pestivirus certification of testing and non-PI status must be submitted to Duty Agent (Elders)
All entries will be required to be tested for Pestivirus and certified non-PI (Persistently Infected). Certification of testing and proof of non-PI status will be required.
7th MayInspections commence at 8:00am

Withdrawals must be submitted to Duty Agent (Elders) no later than 9:30am
8th MayJudging

Dinner Function - Huon Hill Restaurant, Wodonga
9th May Sale
10th MayAll bulls must be removed from complex by 11:00am

For further information about entering bulls for the National Show & Sale (Wodonga) contact the event coordinator, Katelin Davies on 0459 233 422 or email kdavies@www.herefordsaustralia.com.au