52nd Annual American Gelbvieh Association National Convention

December 7-9, 2022

Hyatt Regency Louisville
320 W Jefferson StreetLouisville, KY 40202

Registration now open!

Adult – $180
Youth – $125

Registration pricing is per person and includes all three days of convention with access to each event. Click below to register:


Hotel Reservations

A block of rooms is available at the convention headquarters hotel – Hyatt Regency Louisville. Rooms are $135.00/night plus tax under the American Gelbvieh Association Group Block. Reservations can be made online by using the link below. Be sure to make your reservations by November 14 to receive group pricing.



Wednesday, December 7
8:00 AM – 11:30 AM AGA and AGF Board of Directors Meeting
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Opening General Session
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Breed Improvement Committee Meeting
3:00 PM – 3:15 PM Break
3:15 PM – 4:00 PM Breed Promotion Committee Meeting
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Member Education Committee Meeting
5:15 PM – 6:00 PM National Sale Committee Meeting
5:15 PM – 6:00 PM Finance Committee Meeting
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Kick-Off Reception

Thursday, December 8

8:00-9:00 AM Kentucky Agriculture Spotlight Regency North
9:00-9:30 AM Coffee Break, load buses for tour Hotel Lobby
10:00-1:30 PM Tour – Churchill Downs and Kentucky Derby Museum
2:30 PM – 5:30 PM Cattlemen’s Profit Roundup
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Bull Pen Session

Friday, December 9
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM National Show Committee Meeting
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Rules & Bylaws Committee Meeting
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM American Gelbvieh Foundation Session
10:00 AM-11:00 AM Registry Workshop
11:00 AM-12:00 PM Neogen Workshop
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Lunch, provided
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM Annual Meeting
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM Happy Hour
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Awards Banquet

Meet the 2022-2023 AGA Board of Directors Candidates

The American Gelbvieh Association (AGA) nominating committee recommends the following six candidates to fill the five open positions on the AGA board of directors. Additional nominations may be accepted from the floor during the annual meeting.

Mark Covington, Colorado (seeking re-election)
David Larson, Minnesota
Matthew Newman, Kentucky
Brent Overmiller, Kansas
Tom Vehige, Missouri (seeking re-election)
Cory Voss, Nebraska

The election for the AGA board of directors will take place during the AGA Annual Meeting at 1:30 p.m. EST on Friday, December 9, 2022, during the 52nd Annual AGA National Convention in Lousiville, Kentucky.

Click here to read the board candidate bios.

Any member who is unable to attend the AGA annual meeting may request an absentee ballot by phone, email, or fax for election of directors. Further instructions on requesting an absentee ballot can be found in the annual meeting notice on page 21 of the October Gelbvieh World.

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