Archive for the ‘Brahman News’ category

2017 ABBA International Sale Catalog

View all sale lots in the 2017 ABBA International Sale Catalog below!

2016 Bluebonnet Kick Off Classic Open Bull Classes

Click the links below to view class postings for 2016 Kickoff Classic Open Bull Show. Open Show – Gray Bull Classes Open Show – Red Bull Classes

2014-2015 Premier Show Animals of the Year

Congratulations to all the winners of the ABBA Premier Show Animals of the Year! Check out information on the winners below. 2014-2015 ABBA Premier Gray Show Cow of the Year MISS L2 DIVA’S DELILAH 54 Owned by L2 Ranch Points earned: 94 2014-2015 ABBA Premier Red Show Cow of the Year KC MS KARMA 909/2 Owned […]

ABBA Hall of Fame 2016 Inductee

J. Carter Thomas J. Carter Thomas will be inducted into the American Brahman Breeders Association (ABBA) Hall of Fame during the ABBA Membership Meeting March 2, 2016 in Houston, Texas. The association president J. D. “Bubba” Sartwelle, Jr. will be giving the presentation, and the inductee’s daughter Margaret Thomas and family will be receiving the […]

2016 HLS&R International Brahman Show Dedication

Marcus Shackelford This year’s Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo (HLSR) International Brahman Show will be dedicated to Marcus Shackelford, owner of Rocking S Ranch in Wauchula, Florida. Throughout the years, Shackelford has bred some remarkable Brahman cattle and served the American Brahman Breeders Association (ABBA) in a number of capacities from President of the association […]

Brahman Foundation to Begin Funding Programs in 2016

At the December 17, 2015 meeting the Brahman Foundation Board agreed to distribute funds to expand opportunities for Brahman youth. In an effort to support youth programs and developing leaders in agriculture, the group allocated $30,000 for use in scholarships, educational opportunities, showmanship and more for the year 2016. The Foundation is currently hosting an […]

Brahman Friend of the Year 2016 Recipient

Dr. Ron Randel Dr. Ron Randel, an East Texas scientist with Texas AgriLife Research, will receive the American Brahman Breeders Association (ABBA) Friend of the Year award during the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo’s International Brahman Show. “This award is probably long overdue,” ABBA Executive Vice President Chris Shivers said. “Dr. Randel has done as […]

2016 International Sale Catalog

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International Committee News

The ABBA International Committee met Thursday, May 14 in Opelousas, Louisiana, and made important decisions regarding upcoming events. The group agreed to hold another International Field Day after the 2015 National Show, which will be held in Bryan, Texas. The Field Day will once again be hosted by the Muskus family at Santa Elena Ranch […]

International & Show Committee Updates

WEIGHTS & Measures Beginning at the 2015 National Brahman Show, a new procedure will be implemented for weighing and measuring. During the show, a minimum of the top four animals in each class in the Calf and Intermediate Divisions will be escorted to a weights and measures area to be evaluated prior to the final […]