With any new system, comes many questions. Here are some pointers/reminders and our answers to the most common questions we have received about the new online registry system.
Beefmasters Gone Country! 2018 BBU Convention
Join us at the 2018 Beefmasters Breeders United Convention in Franklin/Nashville, Tenn., and save the date October 25 -27, 2018.
The host hotel is the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs - 700 Cool Springs Blvd., Franklin, TN 37067.
Reserve your convention hotel room now at the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs at the discounted BBU rate of $139 per night! To receive this discounted rate use the direct hotel link below to be directed to our online reservations website. If you call the hotel directly at 615-261-6100 to make reservations, make sure you mention Beefmaster Breeders United to receive our special rate. Visit www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/bnacs-franklin-marriott-cool-springs for a full overview of the beautiful property and amenities.
Group rate start date: 10/24/18
Group rate end date: 10/28/18
Last day to book: 10/3/18 or based on availability
Marriott hotel(s) offering you a special group rate of 139.00 USD per night
Online Registration LIVE ONLINE
The Breeder Online Login is live on our website! Here is a video tutorial on how to login and complete an animal registration.
To receive your temporary password, email Donna your name and membership number at firstname.lastname@example.org. You must submit request by email, if you call the office the staff will direct you to send an email.
This is a new online system and your old enhanced user password will not work, you must receive a new temporary password via email.
SEBBA Dixie National Sale Report
Tunica, MS 3-31-18
B.E.E.F. Foundation for the Future Campaign Issues Matching Challenge
B.E.E.F. has issued a matching challenge through an anonymous donor. The donor is offering a matching pledge of up to $10,000 and will match donations made to the B.E.E.F. General Fund between now and May 31, 2018. For example, if you donate $5,000 to the B.E.E.F. General Fund, then the anonymous donor will also donate $5,000.
Please note that donations eligible for the challenge must be ear marked for the General Fund versus Endowment, Research, Education, etc., and be made before May 31. If you would like to participate in the challenge and donate to the Foundation for the Future, please contact the Campaign Finance Director Roger Fuller at 512-659-5428 or email@example.com. Or download the gifting form here and mark on the form that you would like to support the “general fund”. For more information about B.E.E.F. and ways to give please visit http://beefmasters.org/purebred/contribute.php.
Directory Information UpdatesIn preparation for the 2018 BBU Membership Directory, please contact the BBU office if you have any changes or updates to make to your membership listing. For example: new address, new phone number, or new email address. Please contact Bonnie today at 210-464-4711 to update your information or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your membership number in the correspondence.
Online Animal Photos
One of the features with our new online registry system is being able to add photos of animals. These photos show up on the animal's search page. Click here for a sample of how the photo will look online.If you would like to add a photo of your animal please sent the photo and the animal's certificate number to Jeralyn at email@example.com. Not all photos are guaranteed to be added to our online registry search. Each photo must be approved by BBU staff before being added.
JBBA National Show Hotel: Make Reservations Today!
The host hotel for the 2018 JBBA National Show & Convention, which will be held in Texarkana, Arkansas July 15-20, 2018 is the Holiday Inn- Arkansas Convention Center. The address is 5200 Convention Plaza Drive, Texarkana, Arkansas 71854. Their phone number is 870.216.2000.
Please use this direct hotel link to make your hotel reservations with our group: https://www.holidayinn.com/redirect…
Room rates are $89 per room (not including taxes).
If you call to make reservations, make sure you mention Jr. Beefmaster Breeders Association to receive our special rate. A full buffet breakfast is included in the rate, which is served in the hotel restaurant.The hotel is located just feet from the Holiday Springs Waterpark. They are located off I 30 at Exit 1, between North State Line Avenue and Jefferson Avenue. The hotel is attached to the Arkansas Convention Center.
JBBA Leaders Attend Youth Beef Industry Conference
Schedule Your Pro Services Visit Today!
Beefmaster Breeders United (BBU) Pro Services is a program designed to allow members to take advantage of BBU's expertise in performance records, basic herd management, data entry, report building and other areas of technical expertise demanded by today's fast paced seedstock industry.
BBU members who utilize Pro Services will have beef industry professionals visit their ranch twice a year for a one on one consultation and assistance with the most complicated aspect of the purebred industry: record keeping. Pro Services will update your inventory, register your calves and enter all of your performance data. This will allow you over time to improve your herd's performance and phenotypic quality. To sign up and schedule a visit please contact Lance Bauer at 210-464-1309 or Dusty Pendergrass at 210-464-0923.
Beefmaster Caps and Cups Make Great Gifts!
Cowboys, Cattle & the Colorado River
Starting December 1, the BBU office will no longer keep credit card numbers on file. In order to make payment on your account via credit card please call 210-732-3132 with your credit card information. DO NOT EMAIL OR MAIL YOUR CREDIT CARD INFORMATION.
JBBA 2018 A.I. Program Bulls
The Junior Beefmaster Breeders Association is proud to announce the following bulls will be participating in the 2018 JBBA A.I. Program.
Please take note that all certified CUP labs will require a certificate "C" number or performance "P" number on each Beefmaster animal, when submitting scan data to the lab via your ultrasound technician. If scan data is submitted without a "C" or "P" number, the animal's scan data will be entered as a commercial animal and the breeder will not receive scan data results. Take home message, make sure to register your animals as certified or performance prior to ultrasound scanning.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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
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