American Aberdeen cattle are easy calving, good natured cattle that are very feed efficient and maintain themselves on grass. They have excellent taste, texture and tenderness beef characteristics and exceptional ribeye area per hundred pounds of body weight which translates to very high yielding, high quality, high value beef carcasses.
American Aberdeen cattle answer the challenges of both the large scale rancher and the small acreage farmers.
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NATIONAL ABERDEEN SHOW & SALE INFO – January 22-26, 2019
Our National American Aberdeen Show and Sale is held in January every year at the National Western Stock Show in Denver, CO. We also hold our annual membership meeting and banquet during this time. See the schedule, host hotel and more info here.
National Sale Information
View the Sale Catalog Here
Our National Aberdeen Sale is on January 24 at 1pm. This year JDA Livestock Marketing & Promotion will be handling the sale.
This sale has something for everyone – Fullbloods, Purebreds, Aberdeen Plus, Moderator, Moderator Plus, Semen and Embryo Packages.
Register to purchase online with real time bidding at liveauctions.tv.
AJAA Donation Heifer
Aberdeen+ Heifer to be auctioned off at the National Sale on January 24 at 1pm. She was donated by 7C Aberdeen Cattle Co. See more information here.
Tickets for this buffet style meal are available at the door up to a certain number of tickets. Meals are $40 if registering by December 31, 2018 and $50 if registering after December 31, 2018. Children 12 and under are $30. Register for the banquet here.
Breeders Reception and Annual Meeting
An appetizer type buffet will precede the annual meeting. Help sponsor the Breeder’s Reception for $100. Sponsors may set up a display during the reception if so desired. Sponsorships are needed to cover the cost of the refreshments as there is no charge to the attendees. Register to sponsor the Breeder’s Reception here.
Sponsor Division winners $50 (need 24), Reserve Grand Champions $150 or Grand Champions $200. Register to sponsor a class at the show here.
WHEN TO USE A LEASE AGREEMENT
If a breeder uses another breeder’s bull for an entire breeding season, the bull owner should fill out a lease form to the breeder that used the bull. This does not change the legitimate ownership of said bull but allows the person who leased the bull to register calves that resulted from those breeding dates anytime in the future without getting a Natural Service Breeding Statement for every cow.
If the producer does not fill out the lease form, then anytime in the future when a resulting calf needs to be registered, a Natural Service Breeding Statement will be required. The Lease form mitigates a great deal of hassle for multiple registrations for both the bull owner and the breeder needing to register resulting calves.
For future reference the Lease Agreement Form is located under Member Resources. | Get the Lease Agreement Form here
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