Since the age of nine, Sydney and Charley Johnson have been heavily involved in showing, but that’s not the only thing that keeps these sisters constantly on the go. To give you a little more insight into their busy lives, let’s get to know the basketball, dance and show ring duo a little better! Stats on Sydney Age – 13 Grade – entering 8th grade in the fall and attends Mulhall-Orlando High School Activities – Basketball, band, livestock judging, learning to play guitar and singing. Sydney is also a District Director for the Oklahoma Junior Hereford Association and a Director ...Read More
Congrats to all of our Sure Champ customers on a great week in Grand Island, NE at the 2015 Junior National Hereford Expo. Including Grand Champion Steer to customer Amanda Bacon, AR and Reserve Champion Steer to Christopher Shelton, MD. And Grand and Reserve Champion Bulls shown by customers Bryden Barber, TX and Carlie Meeks, NE. Congrats to Abby Geye on Grand Champion Bred and Owned Heifer and Sure Champ customer Kagney Collins on Reserve Champion. It was a clean sweep in the Horned and Polled Owned Show for Sure Champ customers. Congrats to Lillie Skiles, TX and Bailey Buck, OK ...Read More
Congrats to all of the winners at the National Junior Shorthorn Show. A special shoutout to Sure Champ customer Sara Sullivan on Grand Champion and Supreme Champion Bred and Owned Heifer. Continue to check back as we add additional videos or follow us on Periscope for live in the ring coverage.
By Jason Lackey, Sure Champ Swine Specialist In any livestock production business, the ultimate goal is for our females to produce progeny that are high quality, efficient, and will help contribute to the bottom line. Although much time is spent evaluating the genetic merit of these females and what their impact will be from that standpoint, the key to their contribution will always be health. A good vaccination protocol and basic understanding of how your sows need to perform during all phases of their life can make a huge impact on the bottom line of any business. A healthy sow ...Read More
By, Alise Nolan, The Ranch Kitchen State, Regional and Jr. National Shows are gearing up across the country this summer. Juniors are busy working with their show projects and parents are anxiously making sure tack, trailers, and food boxes are packed with everything they need for their vacation or ‘cowcation’ as we call it on our ranch. [caption id="attachment_7753" align="alignright" width="500"] I love this picture of my youngest daughter that Sure Champ took at our Jr. National Hereford Expo last year in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Here is Audrey in Jr. Showmanship contest where she won Reserve Champion. Proud family moment. This ...Read More
Have your heard about the latest social media app? Periscope allows you to broadcast or view live video in an instant, all from your smartphone. "For broadcasters, Periscope lets you share an experience with others. Press a button, and instantly notify your followers that you’re live." - Periscope Blog This means that while team Sure Champ is traveling across the country we can instantly bring you video access to the show ring, behind the screens tours and interviews with judges and exhibitors. All you have to do is download the Periscope app to your smartphone, follow @SureChamp and wait to receive ...Read More
Hey Sure Champ enthusiasts! We’re here at the BioZyme Headquarters in St. Joseph, MO in the midst of packing our trailer for Grand Island, NE for three weeks of junior national fun! https://instagram.com/p/3toFSmNVH-/?taken-by=surechamp/ We will start out our time in Nebraska at the North American Junior Red Angus Event and from there we will welcome our friends coming to the National Junior Shorthorn Show. We will close out our time in Grand Island with the Junior National Hereford Expo. Many annual events come with junior national shows, from the cattle shows themselves, to cook outs, basketball and golf tournaments. We’re ...Read More