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International Brahman Friend of the Year 2016 Recipient

Luis Roberto Salinas Falcon Luis Roberto Salinas Falcón was born on November 14, 1970 in the city of Villahermosa, Tabasco. He is proud to be a third generation rancher, as his two grandfathers were cattle breeders as well. The El Dorado ranch was owned by Luis’s grandfather and then his mother, who in turn, left […]

Jesus Quintanilla Casanova Elected AMCC President

Special thanks to the ” Revista GANADERO” and “Revista Cebu Mexicano” magazines in Mexico for helping with this article and its accompanying photographs! An assembly of the members of the Mexican Association of Zebu Breeders (AMCC) elected Jesus Quintanilla Casanova as their new president during the 2015 Tropical Livestock Congress on February 15, 2015 in […]

2016 World Brahman Congress – Australia

Our Venue Rockhampton, Queensland is recognised as the “Beef Capital of Australia”. Situated on the Tropic of Capricorn, Rockhampton is a thriving provincial city with a population of over 75,000 people. The region surrounding Rockhampton boasts a cattle population of over 2.5 million head, higher than any similar region in Australia. Rockhampton is the host […]

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UNITED STATES Auction Will be Held in Houston for a South African Safari A South African Safari will be auctioned off during the International Brahman Sale by the ABBA Research & Breed Improvement Committee. The auction will be held on Wednesday, March 4th at 6:30 PM. One hunter and one observer will enjoy a seven […]

Paraguay Brahman Headquarters Inauguration: Bubba Hudgins Honored

The new headquarters of the Paraguayan Brahman Breeders Association was inaugurated during the 2014 International Brahman Show held July 12th through 27th in Asuncion Paraguay. The inauguration event was chaired by Manuel Bobadilla Kennedy, president of the association. During the building inauguration there was a very special tribute to Leslie “Bubba” Hudgins, who was prominent […]

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UNITED STATES ABBA Summer Board/Committee Meetings & ABBA Membership Convention – Baton Rouge, LA The 2014 ABBA Summer Board of Directors meeting and Committee Meetings will be held August 14-15 followed by the ABBA Membership Convention, August 16-17 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The ABBA Membership Convention Kicks Off with a Welcome Cocktail reception. There will […]

International Merit Award given to Bubba Hudgins & Raimundo Riojas

  Brahman breeders Leslie “Bubba” Hudgins of J.D. Hudgins, Inc and Raimundo Riojas of Hacienda La Esperzanza were honored with the 2013 International Merit Award. The award is given annually by the Mexican Cebu Association to international breeders who through their work have promoted the Brahman breed abroad and in Mexico, leaving a legacy for […]

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Ecuador Make reservations now to attend the World Brahman Federation assembly October 9 – 13, 2013 in Guayaquil, Ecuador. It will be an awesome event in a beautiful location. Namibia The Northern Select Auction hosted by Agra once again proved that quality will sell despite difficult farming conditions such as the current drought in Namibia. […]

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Brazil The Brahman Breeders’ Association of Brazil will hold its Annual General Meeting on May 3 at the House of Brahman in Uberaba-MG. Ecuador Make reservations now to attend the World Brahman Federation assembly October 9 – 13, 2013 in Guayaquil, Ecuador. For more information visit or e-mail the meeting coordinator, Diana Saporiti, at […]

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World Brahman Federation The World Brahman Federation convened in Houston on Wednesday, February 27. During the gathering, delegates discussed the upcoming congress in South Africa as well as the success of the previous congress in Panama. Panmanian Congress President Pedro Vallarino announced that his association made $119,000 profit from the 2012 function. The Federation also […]