2019 Annual Meeting – Forum & Awards Banquet

November 22-23, 2019 | Hilton Kansas City Airport | Kansas City, MO

Make plans to join other Shorthorn enthusiasts in Kansas City for the ASA Annual Meeting – Forum and Awards Banquet. This is an excellent opportunity for learning, fellowship, and an all-around good time with fellow Shorthorn breeders!


Friday November 22, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. – Workshops
Registration: Heather and Emily
Performance: Matt
Marketing: Shelby and Amy
10:30-11:30 a.m. –  Committee Meetings
Genetic Evaluation- Matt, Heather
Commercial Acceptance- Montie
ShorthornPlus- Montie (Possibly combine with Commercial Acceptance)
Promotion- Shelby
150th Anniversary- Emily
11:30 am – 1:15 p.m. Lunch Break (lunch not provided)
1:30-3 p.m.- Building a Commercial Image, Panel
Virgil Huseman, Marty Lueck and Randy McCabe
3-3:30 p.m.- Break
3:30-4 p.m.- ISU Heifer Project: Patrick Wall
4-4:30 p.m.- Marketing Campaign: Eric Grant
4:30- 7 p.m.- ASA Annual Gathering Social with hors-d’oeuvres

Saturday, November 23, 2019
7:30 a.m.- Continental Breakfast (provided with registration in conference room)
8-8:30 a.m.- Breed Performance Update, Matt Woolfolk
8:30-9:15 a.m.- A.I. Sire Procurement, Ben Lohmann, ABS Global
9:15-9:40 a.m.- Break
9:45-10:30 a.m.- Building Blocks to a Stronger Breed, Donnell Brown
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.- Breeders Impact on a Breed, Panel
Derek Jungels, Paul Hill and Jim Husz
12-1:30 p.m.- Lunch
2-4 p.m.- Annual Meeting
4-6 p.m.- Social
6:00 pm –  8:30 pm – Awards Banquet
– Century Club Awards                                    – Membership Awards
– Performance Awards                                    – Show Awards
– Heritage Awards                                            – Merit Awards
– Builder of the Breed Awards