Spring 2022
Iowa Simmental Futurity & Junior Show pre-entries open via Google Form
AJSA Regional & National Classic entries available at
April 15
Fall THE Enrollment Begins
Late April
AJSA Regional & National Classic Entry Deadline at
Early May
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 20
Iowa Simmental Field Day/Futurity Pre-entries Close
May 25
AJSA Trustee Applications Deadline
Summer 2022
June 1
AJSA Merit Award Applications due to ASA (Bronze, Silver & Gold)
June 1
AJSA Trustee Application due to ASA
June 4-5 (usually first weekend)
ISA Field Day/ Futurity Show/ IJSA Junior Show - Afton, IA (See newsletter & IJSA Facebook for more information)
Early June
AJSA National Classic Photography Contest & Interview Contest information due to ASA
June 8-11
AJSA Eastern Regional Classic- Lebanon, IN (No North Central in 2022, see AJSA for dates)
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 24 - 30
AJSA National Classic- Madison, WI (See AJSA Website for more details)
July 1
Iowa Beef Heifer Award Due to Iowa Cattlemen’s Association
July 1
Iowa Simmental Open Show Entry Open
Late July-Early Aug.
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
August 26-30
ASA Fall Focus Educational Symposium & Board meeting (Roanoke, VA)
Fall 2022
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
2023 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 2023
Early January
IJBBA Expo Entries Open
Early January
Cattleman's Congress- Oklahoma City, OK
Mid January
National Western Stock Show- Denver, CO
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 on IBE website)
February (1st Saturday of Expo)
Iowa Simmental Queen Contest - 9:30 am (Hyatt Place, Altoona)
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 2023
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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