Breeders of purebred cattle are truly making an investment in becoming seed stock producers for the beef cattle industry. As such, it is very importan
t cattle breeders in this segment of the industry identify closely with their breed’s association to help shape the direction of their breed and to be aware of current developments.

The obvious, immediate reason for membership is to receive membership benefits.
Members receive services and are able to participate in MHA events  that  non-members do not;  in addition to being able to vote.
association issues and nominate and  elect directors.

If you are not already a member of the Montana Hereford Association, fill out the membership application link, or contact the MHA Secretary at 406-240-2587 if you have additional questions. When you have completed the application, send it with the proper fee to the Association.
Membership runs on the calendar year.

2021 Montana Hereford Tour

Join us for a week in the west for The Crown Of The Continent Tour

$125 per ticket   September 13-15, 2021    Headquartered in Kalispell, Montana —> BUY TICKETS HERE –>

Featuring stunning activities and vistas of Glacier National Park, Flathead Lake, The Historical Mission at St Ignatius with Hereford cattle by: Anchor Polled Herefords, Barker Herefords, Holden Herefords, Lucky U Cattle Co, Rock Star Cattle Co, Whispering Pine Farms & Many More!

Standard tickets include the tours of historical Montana landmarks and premiere Hereford Cattle.

Add on options for enjoying:
$75 Golf at (Buffalo Hill Golf Course) with tour attendees Monday Morning September 13th. (Includes green fees & cart- club rentals for $15 on site) Limited spots, please be sure to purchase this ticket option when booking.

$50 Flathead Lake Boat Tour & Dinner Cruise Monday Evening Sept 13th. Enjoy a spectacular BBQ dinner cruise soaking in the sights and sounds of the pristine Flathead Lake. Limited spots, please be sure to purchase this ticket option when booking.

Montana Hereford Association Tour Hub: 

—> Hilton Garden Inn Kalispell 1840 Highway 93 South, Kalispell, MT 59901 

*NEW* First Room Block filled- you’re welcome to still join us at the HGI Kalispell- or stay close by at:

Tour Itinerary – Contact Jon Bouma with any questions 406.799.2973

Monday 9/13
9:30 Golf Tee Time
Buffalo Hill Golf course
4:45 Dinner Cruise
Flathead Lake
Tuesday 9/14
7:00 Depart Hilton Garden Inn
8:00 Goat Lick Overlook
9:30 East Glacier
1:00 Anchor Hereford
5:00 Holden Hereford
10:00 Hilton Garden Inn
Wednesday 9/15
8:30 Depart Hilton Garden Inn
9:00 Bigfork
12:00 St Ignatius Mission
4:30 Whispering Pine (Changes pending due to Covid at the ranch)
8:45 Hilton Garden Inn

2021 Upcoming Sale Schedule

September 16, 2021 Holden Herefords

Valier, MT | For more info contact (406) 279-3301

September 17, 2021 Churchill Cattle Company

Manhattan, MT | For more info contact (406) 284-6421

September 18, 2021 Ehlke Herefords

Townsend, MT | For more info contact (406) 266-4121

September 19, 2021 Mohican West & Guests w/McMurry Cattle & Durbin Creek Ranch

For more info contact (406) 670-8529 or (406) 254-1247

September 20, 2021 Bar Star Cattle Company

For more info contact Chad (406) 399-7815

Private Treaty Offering | Lucky U Cattle

Stevensville, MT | For more info contact Jon (406) 799-2973

Montana Hereford Association Scholarship

At the 2019 MHA Annual Meeting, a silent auction was held to raise money for a scholarship fund. This year there will be three scholarships of $250 will be awarded to outstanding students who have demonstrated a commitment to a career in the beef industry through classes, internships, or life experiences. If you are/or know a graduating senior or enrolled student of a 2 – 4 year institution, CLICK HERE for more information and to download the application.

MHA Board Nomination Form

Openings for directors in the East, West, and At Large are up for election this year. If you have a Montana Hereford Association member you would like to nominate, or current director you’d like to reelect, please go to THIS LINK and complete the online nomination form.

Official ballots with voting will take place in-person only, at the Annual Meeting.

Call For Awards Nominations

As an association we would like to recognize some up and coming Montana Breeders. These key people are an integral part of this great breed, as well as major players in the future of our programs. Nominate as many people as you would like on THIS FORM HERE. Awards will be announced at the annual meeting for: ✦ Junior Hereford Breeder Of The Year ✦ Young Hereford Breeder Of The Year ✦ Commercial Breeder Of The Year

Annual Directory

We are so excited for the new Montana Hereford Association Annual Directory that will be arriving at the beginning of the new year! We will have over 18,000 copies going out via MHA, TriStateLivestock News and Hereford America! If you’d like your own copy- please fill out the Contact Us page and let us know where you would like your copy of the MHA Directory mailed

2021 MHA Annual Meeting

 This Fall | November 9th, 2021

How proud are you of your top herd bulls or elite females ?  Don’t pass on the chance to purchase a front and center display photo showcasing your genetics. Plan to attend the Montana Hereford Association annual meeting to secure your slot. For more information please contact Austin Frank @ 307-631-6012.

If you would like to get involved in 2021 or donate an item to the silent auction please feel free to connect with us on the links above. Please note all proceeds from the silent auction will be put in a scholarship fund.

13th Annual Hereford Influenced Feeder Calf Sale

November 10th, 2021

Headwaters Livestock Auction Barn Three Forks, MT

The sale will begin at 9am. Please visit for all the information.