TEHAMA COUNTY CATTLEMEN’S ASSOCIATION

SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS

2019 Scholarship Recipients

Tehama County Cattlemen award the Ron S. Knight Memorial Scholarship. The community lost a

leader with the sudden death of Ron Knight on May 19, 2000.

Ron started his U.C, Cooperative Extension career in Solano County in 1957. He moved to Tulare

County as 4-H Youth Advisor in 1964 and was appointed county Director/Livestock Advisor for

Tehama County in 1972. Ron held that position until retirement in 1991. His thirty-four year career

resulted in significant achievements for livestock producers.

Following retirement from the University of California, Ron was active in livestock and community

organizations. Ron was treasurer for the Tehama County Cattlemen’s Association, and treasurer for

the Tehama District Junior Livestock Committee. He was a Tehama County Farm Bureau Director

and a member of the Red bluff Bull and Gelding Sale Committee.

In 1984, the Tehama County Cattlemen’s Association recognized Ron for his livestock work with

their “Man of the Year” award. The Tehama District Fairgrounds 4-H building was recently renamed

the “Ron Knight Youth Ag Center”.

In memory of Ron Knight, the Tehama County Cattlemen’s Association initiated a scholarship in the

amount of $1000 Dollars. The first scholarship award went to Chris McClain 2001/2002, Casey

Hendricks received the 2002/2003 award and Nicki Humphrey, Trisha Andersen & Wendy Bruce

each received the scholarship in 2003/2004. This year three $1000 scholarships will be awarded The

selected candidate must pursue a major in an agricultural or Ag related course of study with the in-

tention of earning a Bachelor or higher degree. Selection is based upon demonstrating high school

achievement, community activity and work experience. Successful applicants must demonstrate a

combination of great promise and a desire to work in Northern California following graduation.

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PAST RECIPIENTS

2015 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Steve McCarthy Recipient Career Goals Abigail Brown, Red Bluff Animal Science Zack Pritchard, Corning Ag Engineering Emily Andreini, Red Bluff Animal Science/Ag Com. Savannah Miller, Corning Animal Science Will Macdonald, Red Bluff Ag Business/Ag Science Bailey Brownfield, Red Bluff Ag Business

2014 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Steve McCarthy Recipient Career Goals Bailey Brownfield, Red Bluff Farming Operation Mega Didio, Red Bluff Ag Engineer Corey Carpenter, Red Bluff Professor & Business Owner Taylor Collins, Red Bluff Ag Ultrasound Tech Stacy Stroing, Red Bluff Large Animal Veterinarian Jase Northup, Los Molinos Large Animal Veterinarian Emily Andrieni, Red Bluff Sustainable Ag Professor

2013 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Steve Zane Recipient Career Goals Corey Caprenter, Red Bluff Ag Professor Brooke Hencratt, Vina Large Animal Veterinarian Stacy Stroing, Red Bluff Large Animal Veterinarian Bailey Brownfield, Red Bluff Ag Business/Farming Operation Savannah Miller, Corning Large Animal Veterinarian Sarah Brown, Red Bluff Ag Teacher/FFA Advisor

2012 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Steve McCarthy Recipient Career Goals Corey Caprenter, Red Bluff Ag Professor Shirlyn Robley, Los Molinos Dorinda Walker, Corning Emily Andreini, Red Bluff Animal Science/Ag Com. Timothy Hofman, Corning Rose Petros, Red Bluff Brooke Hencratt, Los Molinos Stacy Stroing, Red Bluff Large Animal Veterinarian

2011 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Chris Marenco Recipient Career Goals Jamie Carter, Flournoy Ag Instructor Casey Dykier, Red Bluff Rangeland Mgmt. & Grazing Sys. Brooke Hencratt, Vina Veterinarian Corey Carpenter, Red Bluff Ag Professor & Livestock Owner

2010 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Chris Marenco Recipient Career Goals Emily Andreini, Red Bluff Animal Genetics Researcher Kenny Brewer, Los Molinos Agricultural Attorney Kim Stackhouse, Redding Animal Agriculture Nicki Humphrey, Corning Own Veterinary Practice Jamie Carter, Corning Ag Instructor Brook Hencratt, Los Molinos Veterinarian

2009 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Tony Turri Recipient Career Goals Emily Andreini, Red Bluff Animal Genetics Researcher Jamie Carter, Corning Ag Instructor Jamie Marron, Orland BA: Ag Teacher Kaylia Conrad, Red Bluff Nicki Humphrey, Corning Own Veterinary Practice

2008 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Tony Turri Recipient Career Goals Adam Andreini, Red Bluff BA: Ag Teacher Brent Bickley, Corning Agricultural Attorney Jamie Carter, Corning BA: Ag Teacher Drew Rogers, Corning BS: Ag Business Jamie Marron, Orland BA: Ag Teacher

2007 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Matt Pritchard Recipient Career Goals Nicki Humphrey, Corning Veterinary Medicine Russell Pitter, Los Molinos BS Agricultural Engineering Myriah Jordan, Red Bluff BA Ag Teacher Brianna Johnson, Red Bluff BS: Ag Business

2006 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Matt Pritchard Recipient Career Goals Callie Borror, Tehama Ag Business Roger Christianson, Red Bluff Masters in Ag Education Jessica Moore, Red Bluff Masters in Veterinary Medicine Jared Parker, Red Bluff BS: Ag Business Kari Resch, Paynes Creek BS: Ag & Animal Sciences

2005 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Wally Roney Recipient Career Goals Josh Davy, Red Bluff Masters: Animal Biology Valerie George, Red Bluff BS: Ag Science&Animal Science Shelby Lehor/Redamonti RB BS: Ag Business & Intl. Trade Bryce Borror, Tehama BS:Ag Business & Animal Sc.

2004 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Wally Roney Recipient Career Goals Dallice Woods, Vina Ag Communications Colby Camacho, Coalinga Ag Business Nina Violetti, Red Bluff Animal Science

2003 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Fred Hamilton Recipient Career Goals Nicki Humphrey, Flournoy Animal Science Wendy Bruce, Los Molinos Veterinary Medicine Trisha Andersen, Vina Ag Business

2002 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Fred Hamilton Recipient Career Goals Casey Hendricks, Vina

2001 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Hank Pritchard Recipient Career Goals Chris McClain, Corning Ag Business Major

2016 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Chad Amen Recipient Career Goals Bailey Brownfield, Red Bluff Ag Business Will Macdonald, Red Bluff Ag Business/Ag Science Carson Lewis Savannah Miller, Corning Animal Science Daphe Nandino Jase Northup

2017 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Chad Amen Recipient Career Goals Will Macdonald, Red Bluff Ag Business/Ag Science Nicole Tomasillo Wayde Henderson Madison McCarthy Kegan Richards Mahlon Owens

2018 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Ron Humphrey Recipient Career Goals Wayde Henderson, West Valley Cattle Prod. / Rangeland Mgnt. Reed Pritchard, Red Bluff Ag Ed. & Leadership Madison McCarty Will Macdonald, Red Bluff Ag Business/Ag Science Kegan Richards, Red Bluff Ag & Livestock Production

2019 Recipients

Cattlemen’s President - Ron Humphrey Recipient Career Goals Wayde Henderson, West Valley Cattle Prod. / Rangeland Mgnt. Reed Pritchard, Red Bluff Ag Ed. & Leadership Tanner Durst, Red Bluff Ag Business/Rancher Will Macdonald, Red Bluff Ag Business/Ag Science Kegan Richards, Red Bluff Ag & Livestock Production Stephanie Mills, Red Bluff Ag Teacher

Will Macdonald

Reed Pritchard

Wayde Henderson

Tanner Darst

Kegan Richards

Stephanie Mills

Tehama County Cattlemen’s Association

PO Box 1164, Red Bluff, CA 96080 Email: gatormac.mccluskey@gmail.com
2020
Applications are due by: Friday, April 24th, 2020 by 5pm

SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS

Tehama County Cattlemen award the Ron S. Knight

Memorial Scholarship. The community lost a leader

with the sudden death of Ron Knight on May 19, 2000.

Ron started his U.C, Cooperative Extension career in

Solano County in 1957. He moved to Tulare County as 4-

H Youth Advisor in 1964 and was appointed county

Director/Livestock Advisor for Tehama County in 1972.

Ron held that position until retirement in 1991. His

thirty-four year career resulted in significant achieve-

ments for livestock producers.

Following retirement from the University of California,

Ron was active in livestock and community organiza-

tions. Ron was treasurer for the Tehama County

Cattlemen’s Association, and treasurer for the Tehama

District Junior Livestock Committee. He was a Tehama

County Farm Bureau Director and a member of the Red

bluff Bull and Gelding Sale Committee.

In 1984, the Tehama County Cattlemen’s Association

recognized Ron for his livestock work with their “Man of

the Year” award. The Tehama District Fairgrounds 4-H

building was recently renamed the “Ron Knight Youth

Ag Center”.

In memory of Ron Knight, the Tehama County

Cattlemen’s Association initiated a scholarship in the

amount of $1000 Dollars. The first scholarship award

went to Chris McClain 2001/2002, Casey Hendricks re-

ceived the 2002/2003 award and Nicki Humphrey, Trisha

Andersen & Wendy Bruce each received the scholarship

in 2003/2004. This year three $1000 scholarships will be

awarded The selected candidate must pursue a major

in an agricultural or Ag related course of study with the

intention of earning a Bachelor or higher degree.

Selection is based upon demonstrating high school

achievement, community activity and work experience.

Successful applicants must demonstrate a combination

of great promise and a desire to work in Northern

California following graduation.

TEHAMA COUNTY CATTLEMEN’S ASSOCIATION

TCCA

Will Macdonald

Reed Pritchard

Wayde Henderson

Tanner Darst

Kegan Richards

Stephanie Mills

2019 Scholarship Recipients

Tehama County Cattlemen’s Association

PO Box 1164, Red Bluff, CA 96080 Email: gatormac.mccluskey@gmail.com
APPLY
2020
Applications are due by: Friday, April 24th, 2020 by 5pm