Advertise in the Fall 2017 issue of The Beefmaster Pay Weight
The Beefmaster Pay Weight is a publication produced by Beefmaster Breeders United and dedicated to serving commercial cattlemen. We feature the latest beef cattle industry news, innovative discoveries in the industry, and discussions about the latest cattle trends and technologies. The Beefmaster Pay Weight was founded to assist the Beefmaster cattle industry with effective advertising and a communication tool with commercial cattlemen throughout the country.
Single copy mailed, bulk mailed to sale barns & digital distribution
Frequency: 2x Spring/Fall
Distribution: 15,000 livestock producers across United States
Deadline for Ad Space: July 15, 2017
Mail Date: September 15, 2017
Audience: Commercial Cattlemen
Format: Black/White or Full-Color NewspaperIf you would like to reserve your advertisement space and/or get price information view the media kit below or contact Jeralyn at 210-732-3132 firstname.lastname@example.org.
JBBA National Show and Convention
The JBBA National Show and Convention is coming up in less than two weeks and we are excited to see everyone in Wichita Falls, Texas. Here are some last minute announcements and reminders for those attending and those interested in the JBBA program.
Tune into cattleinmotion.com on July 19th – 21st to watch the 2017 JBBA National Shows. On Wednesday, July 19 at 1:30 pm (CDT) the JBBA members will compete in showmanship contests and on Thursday, July 20 starting at 8:00 am (CDT) the E6/Advancer Heifer Show, Bred & Owned Bull Show and Bred & Owned Heifer Show, and Pee-Wee and Calcutta Showmanship will take place. Then on Friday, July 21 at 8:00 am (CDT) it will be time for the JBBA National Heifer Show. The show catalog is posted online for you to follow along with while watching the live webcast.
Support Your Junior Beefmaster Breeders!
Look what the JBBA directors will be auctioning off during the live auction at the JBBA National Show and Convention on Thursday, July 20th at 6:00 pm in Wichita Falls, Texas. Absentee bidding is available.
This is only a sampling of the items that will be available. Continue to watch for new items in each eNews and on social media. If you are interested in bidding on any of the items (you DO NOT have to be present to bid), please contact any JBBA director or any member of the JBBA Adult Advisory Committee. Listed below are some of the JBBA directors and volunteers with their contact information.
Seth Byers 254-631-9693
Emily Martin 832-314-5267
Raleigh Scherer 979-203-7236
Darrell Glaser 254-721-1497
Allison Wagner Wells 979-251-0325
Tricia Mackie 254-721-2983
Order Your Ear Tags Today!
The Beefmaster Breeders United (BBU) ear tag program is designed to add more value to your high quality Beefmaster and Beefmaster cross calves. These “Original Z1 No-Snag-Tag” one-piece Z Tags are available through the BBU office and they will help identify the calves you sell as being Beefmaster and/or Beefmaster influenced animals.
Ear tags are currently available through contacting the BBU office at 210-732-3132. These Beefmaster ear tags cost $1.75 each plus shipping. Please note that these tags are one-piece Z Tags and require a specific tagging gun. Tagging guns are available for $25.00 plus shipping through the BBU office also. The minimum ear tag order is 25 tags and the ear tags will be shipped when payment is received. For more information please contact the BBU office at 210-732-3132 or email@example.com.
Beefmaster Meetings and Topgolf SocialBBU committees and Board of Directors met last week in San Antonio, Texas for three days of committee meetings. The meetings were very successful and the future of the Beefmaster breed is solid. Members that attended the meetings had a chance to relax and socialize at the Topgolf social held last Thursday! Thank you to all of our committee members and directors for your hard work and dedication to the Beefmaster breed.
We have updated the BBU Membership Sign with the new association logo. If you would like to order a BBU Membership Sign please contact our official sign distributor: City Silk Screen.
City Silk Screen
Attn: Nat Garcia
San Antonio, TX 78214
Beefmasters on the Bay
2017 BBU CONVENTION RETURNS TO GALVESTON
The Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention Center was a huge hit during the 2015 BBU Convention, so back by popular demand this year’s convention will be held at Moody Gardens in Galveston, Texas from October 26-28, 2017.Reserve your room now at the Moody Gardens Hotel by calling 1-888-388-8484 and asking for the Beefmaster rate of $139 per night plus tax. Self-parking is complimentary. Visit www.moodygardenshotel.com for a full overview of the beautiful property and amenities.
Nominations must be sent to Collin Osbourn and completed nomination forms can be mailed, faxed or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. BBU will accept nominations for the following awards: New Member of the Year, Member of the Year, Environmental Award, Performance Breeder of the Year, and Breeder of the Year.
Click here to download nomination forms.
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Beefmaster Caps and Cups For Sale
We have several different styles of caps for sale that have our new logo on them! Cap options are in photos below. If you would like to order a cap please call Jeralyn at 210-732-3132 to pay with a credit card over the phone. Or mail $26.80 ($20/cap and $6.80 for shipping) check payment made out to Beefmaster Breeders United to Attn: Jeralyn Novak, 118 W. Bandera Road, Boerne, TX 78006. Please put in the check memo section: Beefmaster Cap. Please indicate which caps and what quantities you want to purchase. You can also email email@example.com to order.
We are also selling Beefmaster Breeders United RTIC 30 Oz Stainless Steel Tumbler cups for $30 each plus shipping.
Beefmasters Expand Throughout Europe
The BBU International Committee - Europe Sub-committee, spear headed by Doyle Sanders, has been working with USDA/FAS in Ankara (Capital of Turkey) to help educate Turkish cattlemen on benefits of Beefmaster genetics. On May 31, 2017 “Tarim Turk”, a leading ag journal in Turkey, published a feature article on Beefmasters.
There was also a Beefmasters in Turkey article published in the "Performans" Turkey magazine (page 30-38), with a Beefmaster bull on the front cover.