2014-2015 PTP Herdsman of the Year

The American Simmental Association is proud to present its first PTP Herdsman of the Year Award at the 2015 National SimGenetics show in Denver. The winner was chosen by the exhibitors who voted for the person who most  supports and promotes the SimGenetics industry on a personal and professional level while gently commanding the respect and upholding the honor and dignity of respectable cattleman.

This years recipient is a very dedicated and responsible person who leads by example. His knowledge and people skills have contributed greatly to the recent success of Trennepohl Farms. As herdsman there, he is not only a team member, but a part of the family. This young man has devoted his entire life to promoting Simmental cattle. As a junior member he participated successfuly in numerous activities and served the American Junior Simmental Association as a Trustee. Congratulations to the inaugural herdsman of the year recipient, Thomas Lundy.

Susan Russell, Chairman of the ASA  Activities and Events Committee presenting Lundy with his Herdsman of the Year buckle. (L to R: Scott Cowger, Susan Russell, Thomas Lundy, Brian DeFreese, Cliff Orley, Hannah Wine)
Susan Russell, Chairman of the ASA Activities and Events Committee presenting Lundy with his Herdsman of the Year buckle. (L to R: Scott Cowger, Susan Russell, Thomas Lundy, Brian DeFreese, Cliff Orley, Hannah Wine)

2015 National Western Stock Show Pen Heifer Show Results

2015 National Western Stock Show Pen Heifer Show Results

Judge: Galen Fink, Randolph, KS, and associate Ken Stewart, Okeechobee, FL

Watch the show live at www.nationalwestern.com

Live from ringside… 

Purebred Pen of Three Females (Calved January 1, 2014 and After)

Class 225

Subclass A: Scratch

Subclass B: Lone Tree Simmentals of Lone Tree, IA

Subclass C: Oval F Ranch of Winston, MO

Purebred Pen of Three Females (Calved September 1 – December 31, 2013)

Class 226: Springer Simmentals of Cresco, IA

Grand Champion Purebred Pen of Females: Oval F Ranch of Winston, MO

Reserve Grand Champion Purebred Pen of Females: Long’s Simmental of Creston, IA

Percentage Pen of Three Females (Calved January 1, 2014 and After)

Class 325

Subclass A: Lee Cattle Company of Brush, CO

Subclass B: Felt Farms of Wakefield, NE

Subclass C: Ahlberg Cattle of Longmont, CO

Grand Champion Percentage Pen of Females: Felt Farms of Wakefield, NE

Reserve Grand Champion Percentage Pen of Females: Maple Leaf Holdings of Moorehead, KY