Spring 2021
Iowa Simmental Futurity & Junior Show pre-entries open via Google Form
AJSA Regional & National Classic entries available at
April 15
Fall THE Enrollment Begins
April 29
AJSA Regional & National Classic Entry Deadline at
May 5
AJSA Regional & National Classic Late Entry Deadline (Late Fee will apply) at
May 15
ISA Memorial Scholarship Applications due to current ISA President (President listed on ISA Board page)
May 15
Iowa Simmental Futurity Sale Deadline
May 21
Iowa Simmental Field Day/Futurity Pre-entries Close at 5:00pm
Summer 2021
June 1
AJSA Merit Award Applications due to ASA (Bronze, Silver & Gold)
June 1
AJSA Trustee Application due to ASA
June 5-6
ISA Field Day/ Futurity Show/ IJSA Junior Show - Afton, IA (See newsletter & IJSA Facebook for more information)
AJSA Regional Classics (No North Central in 2021, see AJSA for dates)
Early June
AJSA National Classic Photography Contest & Interview Contest information due to ASA
June 10
The Simmental Today Newsletter Deadline for July issue to Jackie Ditsworth at
June 15
Fall THE Enrollment Ends
TBA (usually mid-June)
BIF Convention and Research Symposium (location TBA)
June 26-July 2
AJSA National Classic- Grand Island, Nebraska
July 1
Iowa Beef Heifer Award Due to Iowa Cattlemen’s Association
July 1
Iowa Simmental Open Show Entry Open
July 30-August 1
IGS Summit Youth Leadership Conference (Washington, D.C.) (See AJSA for details)
August 1
ISA Directory Photo Contest Deadline (Details TBA)
August 10
The Simmental Today Newsletter Deadline for September issue to Jackie Ditsworth at
Mid August
Ak-Sar-Ben Entry Deadline
Late August
Iowa Simmental Open Show
Late August
ASA Fall Focus Educational Symposium & Board meeting (location TBA)
Fall 2021
Late September
Steer Profitability Competition Entry Deadline, forms available at
Late September
Ak-Sar-Ben Market Beef & Breeding Heifer Shows, Grand Island, NE
October 15
Spring THE Enrollment Begins
Mid October
American Royal Livestock Shows, Kansas City, MO
November 1
Iowa Foundation Heifer Program Application Deadline to Iowa Beef Breeds Council
Early November
North American International Livestock Exhibition (NAILE), Louisville, KY
December 1
2022 Iowa Beef Expo Sale Entry Deadline (ISA/IJSA dues must be paid)
December 1
2022 ISA Directory Ad Deadline
December 1
2022 ISA & IJSA Membership Deadline
December 5
The Simmental Today Newsletter Deadline for January issue to Jackie Ditsworth at
December 15
Iowa Beef Expo Sale Photo Deadline
December 15
Spring THE Enrollment Ends
Mid December
ISA & IJSA Board Meetings
Winter 2022
Early January
IJBBA Expo Entries Open
January 20
ISA Queen Contest Entries Due
February 1
IJBBA Scholarship Applications due (see IJBBA website
February 1
IJBBA Expo Entries Deadline
Iowa Beef Expo in Des Moines (More details and specific dates below)
February (1st Saturday of Expo)
Iowa Simmental Queen Contest - 9:30 am (Prairie Meadows)
February (1st Saturday of Expo)
Expo Sale Cattle Check-in - 10:00 am
February (1st Saturday of Expo)
ISA Annual Meeting at Iowa Beef Expo - 2:00 pm
February (1st Saturday of Expo)
IJSA Annual Meeting at Iowa Beef Expo - 3:00 pm
February (1st Saturday of Expo)
ISA Annual Banquet- Walnut Center on the ISF Grounds (5:30 pm Social Hour, 6:30 pm Banquet)
February (1st Sunday of Expo)
ISA Sale Cattle Parade - 1:00 pm (Pavilion)
February (1st Monday of Expo)
Expo Sale "Bull Buyers Biscuit & Gravy Breakfast" - 7:30 am
February (1st Monday of Expo)
ISA 51st Annual "Mark of Genetic Excellence" Sale at Iowa Beef Expo - 11:30
IJBBA Weekend at Iowa Beef Expo (See IJBBA website for full schedule)
Spring 2022
Early March
ISA & IJSA Board Meetings
March 10
The Simmental Today Newsletter Deadline for April issue to Jackie Ditsworth at
March 15
Sullivan Supply & Kent Habeger Scholarship Applications Deadline

ASA Contact Information:

Phone: 406-587-4531
Fax: 406-587-9301
One Genetic Way, Bozeman, MT 59718

Register Contact Information:

Phone: 406-587-2778
Fax: 406-587-9301 (PUB & ASA)
One Genetics Way, Bozeman, MT  59718

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