The North American Limousin Foundation (NALF) is proud to announce the induction of Mark Smith into the NALF Hall of Fame at a ceremony to be conducted at Rapid City, South Dakota, this summer during the National Junior Limousin Show and Congress, July 11, 2023.
Bruce Lawrence, NALF President, commented, “We [ … ]
George Hubbard is from Miami, Oklahoma. He currently manages Stonehill Land and Cattle, a 500 head cow-calf and 1,000 head stocker operation in Miami. They use Lim-Flex and Angus bulls on their Angus based cows and raise their own replacement females. They background their weaned calves then market them [ … ]
The Vorthmann family of Treynor, Iowa, was one of seven Iowa farm families recognized as recipients of the 2022 “Way We Live” Award. The award was presented on August 14 at the Anne and Bill Riley Stage at the Iowa State Fair. Photos of the Vorthmann family, their farm, and [ … ]
Emmett and Debbie Edwards were inducted into the Missouri Limousin Breeders Association (MLBA) “Hall of Fame” on May 6, 2022. The ceremony took place during the MLBA annual banquet, meeting, and benefit auction at the Sand Springs Resort near Lebanon.
They grew up in the western rural Missouri community of Corrder-Higginsville. [ … ]
The North American Limousin Foundation (NALF) is constantly looking for ways to improve the Limousin breed, and often uses the National Junior Limousin Show & Congress (NJLSC) as a way to move big ideas and improvements forward.
Junior national shows are a unique show each summer for cattle breeds – exhibitors [ … ]
What is the value of an association? How can the association add value to those involved and to the cattle themselves? Those questions drive the North American Limousin Foundation (NALF) staff and board of directors to continue to advance and better the association for good of the breed. We believe [ … ]
Lance Sennett is from Waynetown, Indiana where he and his family own and operate Sennett Cattle. Sennett Cattle consists of a 300 cow/calf operation making up of commercial and purebred cattle. Sennett Cattle also proudly raises breeding stock which are backed with an elite set of donor cows consisting of [ … ]
Leighton Chachere was named the new Executive Secretary for the Texas Limousin Association (TLA). The TLA is the state association for the Limousin breed, founded in 1971. The primary purpose of the TLA is to promote, improve and market Limousin cattle to the benefit of all its members.
Chachere [ … ]
The NALF board and its President, Curt Wieczorek, conducted its Spring board meeting via an online platform this year due to Covid-19 restrictions. A productive meeting was held given the change as board members looked to the future for providing services offered by the association to its membership.
Treasurer, Dr. Mark [ … ]
LimVision is the collaboration between Neogen and the North American Limousin Foundation to increase genomic marker information on females to increase accuracy of EPDs in the NALF herdbook. A limited number of research 50K genotypes and rebate funds will be available for the project.
Are you a LIMS member interested [ … ]
Limousin cattle deliver to your bottom line. With superior genetics, a simple crossbreeding plan and state-of-the-art selection tools, the Limousin breed will serve profit-minded cow/calf producers. In today’s competitive markets, taking advantage of all available opportunities is key. The Limousin breed offers a variety of options from Fullblood to Purebred to the Lim-Flex® hybrid (Limousin x Angus cross) to match your program’s needs and market goals. Crossbreeding for the right blend of muscle, maternal ability and profit is easy with Limousin seedstock.