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Maria Santina – Jewelry of the Land and Sea

Maria Santina is a unique jewelry store in Veracruz, Mexico dedicated to the manufacture, import and sale of natural jewelry. The majority of the store’s jewelry designs are made by Rosy Guizar, wife of Juan Carlos Molina Palacios of well-known, champion Brahman operation Ganaderia Rosa Del Alba. “I started getting involved in the design and […]

2016 NCC Global Genetics Sale

Australian records were broken at the NCC Global Genetics Sale where semen sold for a staggering $8,000 per straw on two occasions. The result has firmly established the NCC prefix as one of the leaders within the national and international seedstock industry. Conducted by Brett Nobbs and family, NCC Brahman Stud, Duaringa the event also […]

2016 Elders Commercial Cattle Show & Sale

Written by Helen Walker and Kelly Butterworth, Queensland Country Life It was the shy smile from the unasuming central Queensland cattleman, Stewart Nobbs that said it all, at the Elders Commercial cattle show and sale at the CQLX on Wednesday morning. The show and sale formed part of the 18th World Brahman Congress, held in […]

Brahman Congress Female Sale

Information courtesy of Jim Pola Marketing The World Brahman Congress Female Sale had a Helmsman Auction at the showground with a large crowd in attendance. The sale grossed $105,500 on 13 lots with an average of $8,115. Individual lot results were as follows: Lot 1 – $12,000 Purchaser: D & NP Christensen, Morganville Lot 3 […]

Evaluate Udder Soundness Soon after Calving to Use as Culling Criteria

By Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Extension Every year at “preg” checking time, ranchers evaluate cows and make decisions as which to remove from the herd. One criteria that should be examined to cull cows is udder quality. Beef cattle producers are not as likely to think about udder health and shape as are dairy […]

Start Preparing Now for Upcoming DNA Requirements

Following recent registration and importation investigations, the American Brahman Breeders Association (ABBA) feels there is a growing need to protect the integrity of the breed’s herd books. During the Board of Directors meeting on April 29, a subcommittee of the Executive Committee appointed by President Sartwelle chaired by Loren Pratt and consisting of J.D. Sartwelle, […]

2016 Carolina Brahman Breeders Assoc. Sale

Photos and information courtesy of Joe Butt A record crowd of more than 250 people attended the 36th Annual Carolina Brahman Breeders Association (CBBA) Brahman and F-1 sale held June 4, 2016 at the T. Ed Garrison Arena Cattle Complex in Clemson, South Carolina. A solid offering of both registered Brahmans and F-1 cattle received […]

July 2016 Magazine

July Content Focus: ABBA Association News; Passages; Carolina Brahman Breeders Association Sale; All American Motivational Speaker; Start Preparing Now for Upcoming DNA Requirements; Evaluate Udder Soundness Soon After Calving; 2016 World Brahman Congress; 2016 World Brahman Congress Candids; 2016 World Brahman Congress Female Sale; Elders Commercial Cattle Show & Sale; NCC Global Genetics Sale; Maria […]

June 2016 Magazine

June Content Focus: ABBA Association News; ABBA Board Meeting Summary; Red River Alliance Field Day; Florida Brahman Field Day & Heifer Sale; 2016 Hunt County Fair; Photos from TBJ Facebook Friends; XX Exposicion Nacional de Ganado – Mexico; Candid Photos from Mexico; Field Day at Rancho Montebello; Beef Cattle Short Course; ABBA Spring Select Sale; […]

May 2016 Magazine

May Content Focus: ABBA Association News; 2016 ABBA Committees; Locke Appointed Chairman of TAHC; Kempfter Joins Florida Ag Hall of Fame; ABBA Performance Breeder of the Year – S. Wilkins; National F-1 Female & TBA-Sponsored Brahman Sale; ABBA’s 2016 Spring Trait Leaders; Congreso Mundial de Ganaderia Tropical; Feria Agropecuaria Nacional – Dominican Republic; Miami-Dade County […]