Reporting's Elizabeth Olson

Minnesota’s own Elizabeth Olson, sister of former, famed World employee Sarah Schmidt, is reporting to us after attending a few European Holstein Shows! Look for more from Elizabeth’s travels coming soon! National Prim’holstein – French National Holstein Show – Le Mans, France – May 28th, 2011 Holstein Grand Champion: Venus TGV (Gibson X Reubens) Owner: […]

More Butlerview Prices & Pictures

Following are more prices (those $14,000 and higher) from today’s Butlerview Memorial Day Spectacular Sale, held at the farm in Chebanse, Illinois. Look to earlier blog postings for more prices and information! Lot 30 Juniper Domain Angel 1/10 Domain (GTPI +2386) from Juniper Shottle Angel (VG-88) $23,000 Lot 31 Clear-Echo Ross 2331-ET 1/11 Ross (breed’s […]

Butlerview Memorial Day Spectacular Sale is complete -  photos added!

We’re underway in Chebanse, IL for the Memorial Day Spectacular…and spectacular it is. The weather is warm and breezy following a pretty stormy day yesterday. The cows and facilities are looking perfect! It’s sale time! Find the complete catalog online at Lot 32 – Ms Apples Aria-ET *RC *TV 12/10 Destry x KHW Regiment […]

Butlerview Open House!

The folks at Butlerview welcomed a big crowd to their new facilities on Sunday afternoon as Butlerview Holsteins hosted an Open House the day before the Memorial Day Spectacular Sale.                 Regancrest S Chassity-ET Werrcroft Goldwyn Tara Regancrest Brasilia-ET The California crew making sure things are cooked just […]

Abraxas Dispersal has $8,600 top!

The Abraxas Herd Dispersal, Fort Covington, NY. It was a mother and daughter combination that brought the highest bids of the day. The daughter: ABRAXAS BAXTER B-MANDA (VG-86) $8,600. The Gerow family, leadsman, Jamie Black and buyers- Ian & Dianna Powell (Wenalt Holsteins) of Crysler, Ontario, Canada. The Dam: ABRAXAS TERRASON BLACKMAGIC (EX-91 EX-MS) $7,200 […]

Nova Scotia visits to Cobequid and Belcher Holsteins

Following the Canadian National Convention Sale and Show Holstein World’s Frank Putman and Holstein World Production’s Randy Blodgett took a day of farm tours. Cobequid Hollsteins Our first stop, the facilities combines the efficient use of a free stall for the milking herd and a tie barn with comfortable pens for individual care and presentation […]

Field of Dreams VI Averages $4,090!

The Field of Dreams VI Sale took place on Saturday at the Fayette County Fairgrounds in West Union, IA. It was a beautiful type lineup of cattle and there was active bidding from the large crowd all day. When it was all over, 101 lots averaged $4,090. Following are some of the high selling individuals: […]

Field of Dreams Preview

The Field of Dreams VI Sale gets underway today in West Union, IA and the lineup this year looks better than ever! Here’s a look at a few of the individuals that will be selling today – you can view their full pedigrees in the online catalog at: Lot 3 – Ocean-View Al Zandra-ET, […]

The Chosen Few of 2011 Averages $9,600!

It’s Friday night in West Union, IA and the Chosen Few of 2011 is off and running! A nice crowd has gathered to take in the hospitality and the sale which features a lineup of choices and live animals from some of the breed’s most exclusive cows. At the end of the evening, 30 lots […]

First Look at Field of Dreams!

The Field of Dreams VI Sale takes place in West Union, IA on Saturday, May 28th and today the World received some photos from the grounds with an early look at how the cattle are settling in! You can view the online catalog at Stay tuned for sale coverage this weekend!       […]