Dedicated to promoting Herefords in Iowa.

IJHA Directors & Advisors

  • President
  • Kennedy Montag - Grimes
  • Vice President
  • Sydney Espenscheid-Stolee - Centerville
  • Secretary
  • Addison Wall - Pleasantville
  • Treasurer
  • Kennedy Rife – Columbus Junction
  • Iowa Hereford Queen
  • Carlee Cremeens – Williamsburg
  • Iowa Hereford Princess
  • Avari Schroeder
  • Director
  • T.R. Putz – Otley
  • Director
  • Logan Schroeder – Pella
  • Director
  • Spencer Suchan – Gowrie
  • Director
  • Carlee Cremeens – Williamsburg
  • IJHA Advisors
  • - Anthony & Katie Monroe - Truro

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2023 IJHA Officers & Directors
2023 IJHA Officers & Directors

2023 Queen & Princess
2023 Iowa Hereford Queen Carlee Cremeens
2023 Iowa Hereford Princess Avari Schroeder
Events...

2024 Steer Futurity
April 1 – Nomination Deadline
July 1 -  Qualification Deadline
Steer Futurity Nomination Form
Steer Futurity Rules, Deadlines & Qualifications

2024 IJHA Preview Show
June 7-9, 2024
Southern Iowa Fairgrounds - Oskaloosa, IA
2024 Preview Show Schedule



IJHA Faces of Leadership Conference Sponsorship

Deadline to submit is Deadline to submit is April 1
View/Download Application Forms below...

Again this year, the Wall Family (PAW Livestock) will be sponsoring an IJHA member to attend the National Faces of Leadership Conference. Please see the links below for more information and the application. Applications are due by April 1, 2023, and the recipient will be announced at the Iowa Hereford Preview Show in June. Learn more about the Faces of Leadership Conference here (https://hereford.org/youth/faces-of-leadership/ ).

Faces of Leadership Guidelines
Faces of Leadership Application


IHBA Scholarships

Deadline to submit is August 1
View/Download Application Forms below...

  Beale-Koep Scholarship Application
  Christenson Scholarship Application
  Harms Scholarship Application

IHBA Heifer Grant Program

Awards for 2024 Expo Sale purchase
Deadline to submit application is November 1, 2023

View/Download Application Forms below...

  Heifer Grant Program Guidelines – Application Form

County Champions Award Form

Deadline to submit is October 1
View/Download Application Forms below...

  County Champion Form

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2023 IJHA Preview Show

Supreme Champion Animal

Champion Polled Heifer

Carlee Schanbacher, Newhall


2023 IJHA Preview Show

Champion Horned Heifer

McKenna Rogers, Solon


2022 IJHA Preview Show

Champion Steer

Hayden Wade, Hull


2023 IJHA Preview Show

Champion Bull

Dax Putz, Otley


2023 IJHA Preview Show

Champion Cow-Calf Pair

Carter Atkinson, Belle Plaine


2022 IJHA Preview Show

Champion Horned Bred & Owned Heifer

Addison Wall, Pleasantville


2023 IJHA Preview Show

Reserve Champion Polled Heifer

Coledon Vroegh, Oxford


2023 IJHA Preview Show

Reserve Champion Horned Heifer

Colby Putz, Otley


2023 IJHA Preview Show

Reserve Champion Steer

Kyra Struve, Gowrie


2023 IJHA Preview Show

Reserve Champion Bull

Baylee Butler, State Center


2023 IJHA Preview Show

Reserve Polled Bred & Owned Heifer

Brody Wall, Pleasantville


2023 IJHA Preview Show

Reserve Horned Bred & Owned Heifer

Wyatt Monroe, Truro


2023 IJHA Preview Show

Showmanship Winners

Peewee: Champion Caroline Wagner; Reserve Carlee Schanbacher

Junior: Champion Audrey Bulechek; Reserve Lydia Hansen

Intermediate: Champion Addison Wall; Reserve Spencer Suchan

Senior: Champion Coledon Vroegh; Reserve Lane VanderLinden


2023 IHBA Steer Futurity
Champion - $1,000
Shown by: Brady Allan
Breeder: Brady Allan

2023 IHBA Steer Futurity
Reserve Champion - $500
Shown by: Katie Johnson
Breeder: Max Cherry

2023 IHBA Steer Futurity
3rd place - $250
Shown by: Kendra Robinson
Breeder: Maggie Anderlik

2023 IHBA Steer Futurity
4th place - $150
Shown by: Grant Brix
Breeder: Grant Brix

2023 IHBA Steer Futurity
5th place - $100
Shown by: Drew Stickley
Breeder: Black Farms

2023 IHBA Steer Futurity
Top Rate of Gain - $150
(ROG 3.68 lb/day)
Shown by: Kiera Williams
Breeder: Jessica Mach

Membership to the Iowa Junior Hereford Association is open to any person under twenty-one (21) years of age, but not to exceed the member's twenty-second (22nd) birthday as of January first (1st) that is interested in promoting or showing Herefords (Horned or Polled). A member must be seven (7) as of January 1st to participate in the June show. Fiscal year runs from September 1st thru August 31st. Annual meeting is held at the June show. Dues for individual members is $20.00, payable to the Iowa Junior Hereford Association and mail to the advisors along with your name, mailing address, and date of birth.
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