Canadian National Junior Shorthorn show a success

Purely Purebred, news from the September 2021 issue of Canadian Cattlemen

Canadian Junior Shorthorn Association board (L to R): Taylor Carlson, Evan Patriquin, Royce Moellenbeck, Sadie Anwender, Brooke Van De Voorde, Jessica Davey and Samantha Lundy. Missing from photo: Sarah Height and Samuel Dempsey.

The 2021 Canadian National Junior Shorthorn Show took place in Lacombe, Alta., from July 8 to 10. The show was a great success, with over 40 juniors ranging in age from Peewee to Senior participating and more than 50 head at the show.

Juniors participated in competitions both in person and online from all across Canada. This was the first junior show that the Canadian Junior Shorthorn board planned on their own with a variety of competitions for our juniors, including: conformation, showmanship, team grooming, sales talk, card judging, show team judging, photography, literature, graphic design, public speaking and the cattlemen’s written test.

Junior Shorthorn members had the opportunity to meet new people, make new friends, learn new skills, expand their knowledge and have fun!

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National account manager

Mike Millar

As National account manager for Canadian Cattlemen, I work with all major accounts including equipment manufacturers, ad agency's and national breed associations. When I'm not busy working and promoting Canadian Cattlemen magazine, my family and I are running a purebred herd of Simmental cattle at Grandora, Sask.

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