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News and Events
Up Coming Shows and Events
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
Entries Due January 5th
Late Entires January 6th through February 1st for an additional Fee
Click here for the Exhibitor hand book
Begin Arrival Monday February 26 7 a.m.
In Place at Airport Blvd Monday February 26 3 p.m.
Checked In By Monday February 26 7 p.m.
Weigh/Measure Tuesday February 27 10 a.m.
Sale Tuesday February 27 6 p.m.
Show Wednesday February 28 8 a.m.
Begin Release Wednesday February 28 Upon completion of show
Must Be Out By Wednesday February 28 6 p.m.
Southern Aberdeen Breeders Association (SABA)
2nd Annual March Madness Online Sale
February 27th 2018
Sale Entry will consist of
$50 per each live lot
$25 for (2) frozen lots
Entry fee are non refundable and Paid To SABA
Commission Fees associated with the sale :
10% commission on all sales
2.5% commission on all no sales
Please contact Chris Spear if you are interested in consigning. Cattle do not have to be present at Houston Livestock Show to participate. Good photos will help sell your lots as will quality videos (video’s not mandatory)
Transfer of registration papers will be on the consignors and will have to work with buyers on transportation for lots sold.
Classifieds are not just for cattle
Everyone please note Classifieds are not just for cattle. Please feel free to list Cattle, Hay, Equipment, Trailers, Trucking anything with in reason. No calves will be listed for sale unless sold as a pair unless weaned and ready to sale. Effective immediately there will be no semen listings allowed on the Classified page. If you wish to list semen out of your bull for sale please submit it for a fee under bull semen listings.
If you don’t see your add on classifieds within 2-3 business days please feel free to email Chris Spear at Chris.email@example.com There could be communication errors in the system.
How Much Can I Sell My American Aberdeen For ???
In today’s market common mistakes that face each one of us is what is my cattle worth? Should I be paying for my cow with her first off spring? What is my bull worth? Should I be marketing bulls. Here is a great article from Bill about valuing your livestock and adapting your prices to the industry demand.
Consignment Sales – Are They For You???
I want to sale in a sale but don’t know where to start. This article I got from Larry is some food for thought about consigning your livestock to a sale.
Why American Aberdeen ???
The American Aberdeen breed offers several benefits. These include calving ease, greater efficiency, higher stocking rates, lower cost to maintain, moderation of frame size, both commercial and homestead or self-sufficiency production, the ability to finish on grass, and ideal carcass traits. This article will help you / help you educate potential buyers
Southern Aberdeen Breeders AssociationWelcome to Southern Aberdeen Breeders Association, SABA for short. SABA has been organized to promote the recognition, popularity, and marketability of American Aberdeen cattle in the southwestern U.S., including the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. This site will provide you with answers to your cattle raising questions, as well as information regarding the profitable raising and grazing of Aberdeen Cattle.
Congratulations to our members who made the top ten in the state. Maggie Isgren, Ashley Naquin, Kamryn Glaze, Anthony Naquin, Christopher Garcia...
EDUCATION: about the Aberdeen breed, best practices in buying, selling, and raising.
PROMOTION: of the breed and of our region's breeders
STANDARDS: setting ideals for our cattle and for our association members
COMMUNICATION: working together to build a strong market and a trusted product
INTEGRITY: commitment to honesty and fairness with each other and with everyone with whom we deal.