Animal Ag Bites

Jamie Johansen


  • The American Hereford Association and National Junior Hereford Association are offering five “mini” internships for college students interested in gaining experience in national show coordination at the 2017 Junior National Hereford Expo, July 15-21 in and Louisville, Ky.
  • Tim Norsten, St. Paul, Minn., joined the Certified Hereford Beef staff March 6 as the Midwest regional brand manager and will work with clients in the Midwest region to expand the availability of CHB products and promote the CHB brand.
  • A unique accredited employment and training program provides aspiring dairy farmers with experience and resources to move into farm ownership. Dairy Grazing Apprenticeship (DGA), is expanding rapidly. Participating dairy farmers in Minnesota, Missouri, and Wisconsin are now seeking motivated individuals to hire as Apprentices.
  • The 2017 World Pork Expo is brought to you by the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) and takes place June 7-9 at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines. View the event’s new website to learn more.
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