Archive for the ‘On the Road’ Category

Convention Tour #2: "For the Young at Heart"

Last Thursday was Tour Day at the National Holstein Convention. The “For the Young at Heart” tour made stops at the Toy Museum, the Field of Dreams, Farnear, Le-O-La and Reuters. Check out some pictures from each stop! The National Farm Toy Museum The National Farm Toy Museum, located in Dyersville, IA, has been home […]

Results from Emerald Expo 2014

The Hub at Cillin Hill Kilkenny was the venue once again for the Emerald Expo on Saturday 26th April where spectators were treated to quality Holstein Friesian and excellent judging by Nico Bons from Holland. The judge’s reasons were such that everyone was in full agreement with every class. The music, the lighting and the […]

2014 Northeast Dairy Producers Association Conference

The 2014 Northeast Dairy Producers Association Conference is currently taking place in Liverpool, NY. The event is coordinated by PRO-DAIRY and presented by the Northeast Dairy Producers Association, Inc. The conference features a variety of guest speakers on topics like calf care, reproductive management, mastitis treatment options, global dairy market and more! The event ends […]

Rosedale Celebrates - Tag Sale, B-day Party & a new 95 pt. cow!

New classification scores, a birthday, a tag sale and the Holstein breed’s newest 95 point cow – There is a lot to celebrate at Rosedale! Following a successful classification on Monday, Rosedale Lexington was presented to committee this morning and is now EX-95. Today also marked the start of the Rosedale Tag Sale, which honors […]

Wisconsin Holstein Assn. Barn Meeting: Bella-View Holsteins

The Wisconsin Holstein Association held its first of three barn meetings this spring at Bella-View Holsteins, Marion, WI, and Lynn and Sara Harbaugh and family had the facility and cattle in top shape for the crowd that attended. All of the heifers were clipped and on display for visitors prior to speaker Nick Uglow from […]

MD Holstein Convention Banquet

The banquet was held at the Washington County Agricultural Educational Center. Lizzie Davis, recipient of the $1,000 Maryland Dairy Outstanding Scholar award. Lizzie is a sophomore at Virginia Tech. Shelby Hahn was the first recipient of three $500 scholarship awards presented. Shelby attends Penn State. Jessica Sentelle also received a $500 scholarship and is a […]

California Awards Banquet

The California Convention Banquet was held Friday night, January 25th, honoring many of the Golden State’s youth and adult stars. Laurie & Joey Airosa are pictured here with their grandson after being awarded the Doug Maddox Memorial Senior Breeder of the Year award. Matt & Lauren Evangelo were the recipients of the A.J. Quist Memorial […]

Down to business at CA Convention

It was all business today as California Holstein Association members met for their annual meeting, and the juniors competed in a number of different contests. Dairy Bowl took up the first half of the day for juniors as there were 3 novice teams competing, 6 junior teams, and 3 senior teams. At the same time, […]

California Convention Host Night

There’s nothing quite like a convention host night being held at an actual home instead of a convention ballroom. California breeders Tim & Deene Souza opened the doors of their beautiful home in Visalia to welcome all those attending the convention this year. A meal “fit for a king” was enjoyed by all. Following are […]

California State Holstein Convention Day 1

Having left single degree temperatures in New York yesterday, it has been a pleasant surprise to land in Visalia for the the 2013 California State Holstein Convention and find sun, warmth and loads of California fun! The convention kicked off today with an open house at Airosa Dairy in Pixley – home to Joey & […]