Night in the Rockies, Foundation Gala Auction

The American Simmental-Simbrah Foundation (ASF) welcomes you to a Night in the Rockies, Foundation Gala Auction, January 15, in Denver, Colorado. The featured entertainment for the evening is Trent Loos, Agriculture Advocate. Recently appointed to President-Elect, Donald Trump’s Agricultural Advisory, Trent Loos will share a night of laughter with insight on America’s agriculture story and…

ASA’s Open House and Grand Opening

By Emme Troendle Reflecting on the Grand Opening, Wade Shafer, EVP said, “By all accounts, ASA’s Grand Opening and Fall Focus was a smashing success. We had great speakers, great discussion and great fellowship. A big thank you goes out to all involved. Thank you! Thank you!”   To kick-off the Grand Opening ceremony, ASA…

Fall Focus 2016: Teaming Technology with Tradition

By Jackie Atkins, PhD. Roughly 175 American Simmental Association members, academics, allied industry representatives, IGS partners and breeders joined the ASA staff and trustees for a day-long educational event in Bozeman, MT recently. The theme of the day was leveraging technology to enhance the tradition of breeding seedstock beef cattle. Dale Miller, ASA Board of Trustees Chairman, kicked…

Teaming Technology with Tradition

Teaming Technology with Tradition Interview with Jackie Atkins, Coordinator of Fall Focus 2016 by Emme Troendle Tell me a little bit about Fall Focus 2016, Educational Symposium and Board Meeting. “This year there are a lot of exciting, new things at the Fall Focus. We are having the ASA headquarters Grand Opening, which is exciting…

Looking back on the moments — the memories — those were the days. Would you like to share your Simmental memories?

  Back in 2008, ASA celebrated 40 years of commitment to the success of our members. SimTalk ran a special chronological history detailing the strides ASA has made to meet the goal for maintaining and nurturing services and products, bringing increasing value to ASA members’ customers. In August 2016, ASA will be celebrating the opening of our new…

ASA’s New Website

  Have you heard the buzz? The American Simmental Association has a new website! The redesign of the ASA’s informational website is mobile friendly for phones and tablets. It features a consolidated navigation system making it easy to find the information you need throughout the website.     New features to look for: Easy to…

“Confidence Builds Success”

“Confidence Builds Success” by Emme Troendle Fall Focus 2015 ~ Confidence Builds Success, co-hosted by Pennsylvania Simmental (PSA) and American Simmental (ASA), will convene in Gettysburg, PA, September 14-17. This annual event combines an educational symposium with the fall ASA Board of Trustees’ meeting; Simmental members and their customers, along with allied industry are invited…