2019 International Show

95th ABBA ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING & INTERNATIONAL BRAHMAN SHOW

HOUSTON, TEXAS

February 25 – March 2, 2019

Schedule:

Monday February 25th:

All Day Arrive and Check-In at the hotel of your choice

10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Cattle Begin to Move In

8:00 p.m. All cattle MUST be checked in

Tuesday February 26th:

7:00 a.m. Weights & Measures in Main Arena (3 Scales)

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Checking Bull Fertility Certificates, Pregnancy Status, & Nomination of Group Class Animals at the ABBA Booth

1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. ABBA Booth- Sign Up for the New Online Registry- NRG Center

1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Shuttle Services

Wednesday February 27th:

7:30 a.m. – Conclusion of Sale   Shuttle Services

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ABBA Booth- Sign Up for the New Online Registry- NRG Center

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ABBA Member Meeting and Officer Elections Rooms 204 & 205

12:00 – 1:00 p.m. World Brahman Federation Meeting Rooms 204 & 205

4:30 p.m. International Sale Cattle Viewing- Green Section (next to East Arena)

5:30 p.m. International Meet & Greet- East Arena, on the east side of NRG Center. Sponsored by Brushy Creek Custom Sires and Elgin Breeding Services.

7:00 p.m. ABBA International Brahman Sale- East Arena (catalogs available at ABBA booth)- Sponsored by The Brahman Journal

Thursday February 28th:

7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Shuttle Service

8:00 a.m. Brahman Female Show- NRG Center

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ABBA Booth

Friday March 1st:

7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Shuttle Service

8:00 a.m. Brahman Bull Show- NRG Center

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ABBA Booth

Saturday March 2nd:

7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Cattle Release

Shuttle Service– Shuttles will be available from the ABBA office, Springhill Suites, NEW Residence Inn, and Holiday Inn Express to the Reliant Center. Shuttle services are sponsored by ABBA, Appel Ford, J.D. Hudgins, Inc. and Texas Brahman Association.

International Guests– International Guests should Pre-Register with Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo www.rodeohouston.com

Headquarter Hotels:

Springhill Suites
1400 Old Spanish Trail
Houston, Texas 77054
Tel: 713-796-1000
Rate: $179 plus tax
Code:  ABBA
Deadline: 1/25/19

Holiday Inn Express
9300 S. Main Street
Houston, Texas 77054
Tel: 1 (800) HOLIDAY
Rate: $175 plus tax
Code: ABBA
Deadline: 2/3/19

Residence Inn by Marriott
7807 Kirby Dr.
Houston, Texas 77070
Tel: 713-660-7993 or 409-351-6563
Rate: $189 – $219 plus tax
Code: American Brahman
Deadline: 2/4/19

2019 International Show Weights and Measures:

 Females
Class Min wt. Max wt. Max HH
1 August 2018 615 50.75
1 Jul 2018 700 51.75
2 June 2018 770 52.50
2 May 2018 850 53.25
3 April 2018 550 925 54.00
4 March 2018 600 1000 54.75
5 February 2018 700 1075 55.50
6 January 2018 700 1150 56.00
Bulls
Class Min wt. Max wt. Max Ht.
28 August 2018 725 51.50
28 Jul 2018 825 52.50
29 June 2018 925 53.50
29 May 2018 1025 54.50
30 April 2018 600 1100 55.50
31 March 2018 700 1200 56.50
32 February 2018 750 1300 57.25
32 January 2018 750 1375 58.00