The deadline for online only data submission for inclusion in the spring cattle evaluation and EPD development has been extended to October 28. Data may be easily submitted via the NALF-DigitalBeefmember site login.
Data submitted in office after October 15 is not guaranteed to be included.
For assistance in using the NALF-DigitalBeef platform, visit the Member Site Help page at NALF.org. Please contact Joe Epperly, NALF assistant executive director or Brittany Barrick, NALF director of registry and performance, for questions or more information.
NATIONAL LIMOUSIN SALE ENTRIES WANTED
The National Limousin Sale is breeders’ opportunity to market the best of the best of Limousin and Lim-Flex® genetics. It is also a kick-off to the 2017 sale season and has the ability to set the pace for spring production sales.
The 2017 National Limousin Sale will be a video sale. Sale cattle do not have to be present in Denver, however all lots should be photographed and videoed. Nominations and pictures are due by November 15 for cataloging. Videos must be completed by December 20
The National Limousin Sale will be held January 10, beginning with a social hour at 4:00 p.m., followed by the sale at 5:00.
UPCOMING ADVERTISING DEADLINES
The busy sale season is fast approaching. Save time and stress by planning your advertising and promotion efforts now. LIMOUSIN TODAY offers both print and digital advertising opportunities. Please take note of the following print deadlines.
December + Calendar (Glossy): NALF Year in Review
Advertising space reservations and copy due: November 1
Editorial due: November 7
Camera ads due: November 10
January (Glossy): Genomics & Performance
Advertising space reservations and copy due: December 1
Editorial due: December 5
Camera ready ads due: December 8
February (Tabloid): Bull Buyer’s Edition
Advertising space reservations and copy due: December 28
Editorial due: December 28
Camera ready ads due: January 9
Contact any of these LIMOUSIN TODAY representatives today to discuss your options and place your ad: Andy Rest: 406-670-5678 Frank Padilla: 308-350-3323 Jennifer Scharpe: 303-220-1693, ext. 54
Advertisers in Texas, states east of the Mississippi, and eastern Canada should contact Frank Padilla.
DNA Turnaround: 3 weeks
AMERICAN ROYAL SCHEDULE
Arrival Deadline: Wednesday October 26, 8 am
Check-In: Wednesday October 26, 10 am (location TBD)
Limousin Junior Show: Thursday October 27, 12 pm
Limousin Open Show: Immediately following Junior show
ORDER YOUR SHOW VEST TODAY
If you have not yet ordered your new Limousin soft shell show vest, do so today. The new vests are a black soft shell with the Limousin logo on the chest. You may order using this form.
Orders for vests will be taken at the American Royal and NAILE, however they will not be on hand at these shows. Vests must be worn in the show ring at the National Western Stock Show.
As part of NALF’s objective to provide members and the industry with up-to-date information, all sale reports submitted to LIMOUSIN TODAY are published on the Sale Reports page at NALF.org as well as in print. These reports were recently posted online.
The Foundation II Sale - Oct. 1st
Lawrence Family Limousin Online Heifer & Genetics Sale - Oct. 3rd
Stowers Limousin Land & Cattle Texas Tradition IV Sale - Oct. 8th
2016 Heard of Missouri Sale - Oct. 9th
Glendenning J Bar J Limousin Fullblood Dispersal - Oct. 9th
The following show results were submitted to LIMOUSIN TODAY for publication. They can be found online on the Show Results page at NALF.organd will be published in the November issue. Submit your show results for publication by sending information and photos to LimousinMedia@gmail.com.
Georgia National Fair Junior Show - Oct. 10th
MOE POINT TOTALS
Deadline to submit show results is December 1. The current point totals have been posted on the MOE show standings page on the website. If your show occurred prior to August 20, it will be included in the point totals. For any questions, contact Katie Campbell, director of activities, at 303-220-1693.
October 19, 2016
Sales & Events
October 20 - Tubmill Creek Online Steel Foundations Female Sale, MC Marketing
October 22 - Edwards Land & Cattle Co Fall Limousin, Lim-Flex, & Angus Production Sale, Beulaville, NC
October 22 - Sayer & Sons Angus, Limousin & Lim-Flex Herd Reduction Sale, Alapaha, GA
October 22 - Thomas Farms Limousin & Lim-Flex Bull & Female Sale, Damascus, AR
October 23 - Magness Land & Cattle Annual Female Production Sale, Miami, OK
October 25 - ROM’N Limousin Annual Fall Spooktacular Online Heifer Sale
October 27 - American Royal Limousin Junior and Open Show, Kansas City, MO
October 30 - P Bar S Ranch Annual Production Sale, Sand Springs, OK
November 2 - Lonely Valley Online Sale, RRMarketPlace.com
November 3 - Red Revival II Online Female Sale, MC Marketing
November 5 - Double A Land & Cattle Sale, Nevada, MO
November 5 - JP’s Lee Hill Farms & T&J Cattle Co. Private Treaty Bull Sale, Greenville, VA
November 7 - Schott Limousin Cow Herd Dispersal, Mobridge, SD