2025 World Hereford Conference 

The next World Hereford Conference will be held in Kansas City, Missouri, USA, October 23 - 26, 2025
Young Breeders Competition October 18 - 26, 2025 in Manhattan, KS, USA, and Kansas City, Missouri, USA

This link will take you to the event website: 
World Hereford Conference Website-  https://www.worldherefordconference.com/
If you wish to stay in touch as plans develop, you may follow progress on Facebook which may be reached at – https://www.facebook.com/25WHC

There is a facility at the bottom of  the home page of the USA World Hereford Conference website for those to add their e-mail contact details. E-mails will be sent out updating you as details develop. There is also a number to text if you would like to stay up to date through texts.
Now is the time to make your plans to attend and start your savings account.

Hereford Conference hosted by the Association in October 2022
On behalf of the French Hereford Association M Pascal Bastien, President of the French Hereford Breeders Association wishes to extend sincere thanks to all those delegates from the various Hereford Associations from Europe and beyond who were in attendance at the 16th European


World Hereford Conference 9th-13th of March 2020 in NEW ZEALAND

Country Reports & Keynote Presentations along with Photos and other Information from the World Hereford Conference available HERE!

Please send a report with the highlights of the year and other news in your country to worldherefordcouncil@gmail.com and they will be added to the member countries page - Click HERE for various country's reports to date!

Recent Updates: 
Update August 18, 2023 to the Asociacion Hereford Mexicana contact details. 

  • March 1st, 2023 Michael Crowley appointed CEO of Herefords Australia (HAL). Michael was previously a member of the board of HAL and was also General Manager R & D with Meat and Livestock Australia. He replaces Ms Lisa Sharp who has been appointed to the board of HAL.
  • December 2022 - Michael Latimer appointed Executive Director, Canadian Hereford Association replacing Stephen Scott.
  • Oct 4th - 7th 2022: 16th European Hereford Conference France. Check out www.herefordconference2022.com
  • Oct 2025: Next World Hereford Conference to be held in Kansas, USA, Oct 23 - 26, 2025
  • January 31st 2022 Lic. Augustin Arroyo stepped down from his position as Executive Director of the Argentine Hereford Association a position he has held for the past three years. He will continue to collaborate with the Association in the areas of exhibitions, auctions and training.                                                                           The new Executive Director is Lic. Juan Manuel Aloé, Batchelor of Agricultural Economics, graduated from the University of Belgrano. We wish both every success in their new positions.
  • November 2021 The Argentine Hereford Association selected as eligible to receive an award for "Best service entity for producers" which is granted annually by Banco Galicia and La Nation newspaper. Congratulations and "Well Done".
  • March 30th 2021 Successful virtual world meeting of WHC
  • March 2021 New Director of Operations at the Hereford Cattle Society, UK 
  • February 2021 New CEO at Herefords Australia
  • January 2021 New  address and Chairman Hereford Association Finland
  • December 2020 New address for the German Hereford Association
  • March 2020 Larry Feeney (Ireland) elected as Secretary General at the World Hereford Conference in New Zealand. Larry succeeded Jose (Pepe) Bonica who served 2 consecutive terms 2012-2016 & 2016-2020.

Secretary General - Larry Feeney

EMAIL: worldherefordcouncil@gmail.com

Secretary General: Larry Feeney (Ireland)
Email: worldherefordcouncil@gmail.com
Postal: Ledwithstown House, Ballymahon,
                Co Longford. N39 HP68

"To preserve, and improve, globally, the inherited constitution,  integrity and docility of the breed of cattle known as Herefords which has enabled it to thrive in extreme climatic and feeding conditions throughout it's history."