July 31, 2019

Gussie & Faye Adams Legends Of The Breed 2019

Gussie and Faye Adam were presented with the Legend of Breed award by the Alberta Shorthorn Association (ASA) at its annual general meeting and field day hosted June 15 at Prospect Hill Shorthorns, run by Les and Shelley Peterson, near Meeting Creek. “This is was very unexpected, and we are so honored by this award. This award goes to the entire family as it was really a family affair,” Faye said when the award was presented. “There are so many people we don’t know here. It is nice to to see the breed going forward. These are great people and […]
March 8, 2019

Shorthorn Commercial Breeder Award 2019

Each year the Alberta Shorthorn Association chooses one commercial cattle breeder to receive the Shorthorn Commercial Breeder Award. These are people who have chosen to use predominantly Shorthorn Genetics in their cattle herd. This year the recipients of this award are Jim & Bernadette Spearin and Jaret and Keeara King for their work in promoting Shorthorn genetics in their herd.
July 30, 2018

Eionmor Shorthorns (Morisons)Legends Of The Breed 2018

Eionmor was first a member of the Canadian Shorthorn Association in 1949, and at their peak registered 230 purebreds.  Many, many years, Eionmor received recognition for having the highest number of registries in Canada.  Under the leadership of Robert & Ken Morison, the Eionmor show string were seen regularly in Red Deer, Olds and Armstrong, BC.  On a lesser basis they were in Calgary, and Vancouver.  Where ever there was a show, they tried to participate.  At one time, Stettler and Rimbey were on their circuit. If there was a local show, they tried to participate. Robert & Ken were […]