Pictures from Pennsylvania!

The Pennsylvania Holstein Convention Annual Awards Banquet just concluded and Holstein World Staffer Frank Putman was on hand to capture the 2010 award winners. The convention concludes tomorrow with the PA Convention Sale at 10:00 AM in Washington, PA. Special congratulations to these special breeders! Jill & Mike Ammon of Ammon Farms were presented the […]

The Eve of a Parade

For those arriving in Elkhorn tonight, a complimentary steak & seafood dinner was served by sale management and enjoyed by all! The lineup of calves, bred heifers and cows looked amazing under the expert and efficient work of the fitting crew, headed by Pat Conroy. With approximately 150 lots selling tomorrow, be sure to tune […]

Frank's Travels - Highland H Farm

Holstein World’s Frank Putman stopped by Dale and Colleen Hindman’s Highland H Farm on his way to the PA Holstein Convention taking place this weekend. Check out some of his photos from the visit! Dale and Colleen Hindman The rear udder of an EX-91 Furor 5-year-old One of many huge-framed cows at Highland-H, sired by […]

The 2010 Pennsylvania Convention Sale, being held this Saturday (2/27/10) in Washington, PA, will boast a brand new “digital” format. Sale organizers are excited about the 43-lot lineup, that will be presented with extended pedigrees, videos and multiple pictures for each lot. Be sure to check out www.paholsteinsales.com tonight for the latest sale updates and […]

More Parade Photos!

And the lineup continues from Elkhorn, Wisconsin! The sale on Saturday begins promptly at 10:00am, and will feature 150 lots of live animals and choices! Check out www.holsteinworld.com for the complete online catalog. Niles & Carolyn Wendorf work on another beautiful ring display! Some of the milking daughters on display, including Lot 1 (second from […]

More Parade Photos

Meet some of the stars of the Parade of Perfection Sale lineup! For more information, visit http://www.holsteinworld.com/catalogs10/ParadeOfPerfection/ Lot 9 – Sonnek BLT Double Dipped-ET 3/4/08 Bolton x Sonnek Shottle Arcadia Lot 21 – Comco Roy Spears (VG-89) Due 4/2/10 to Jasper Roy x Ouriver Gibson Britny (VG-89) Lot 90 – Butz-Butler Dundee Joy-ET Due 6/1/10 […]

It's Parade time!

An eye-opening event for two World girls! Kathleen O’Keefe and I have been put on assignment this week to help get ready for Saturday’s Parade of Perfection Sale, and what a week it’s been so far. Working “behind the scenes” in preparing for a sale like this is not only interesting, but fast-paced and exciting. […]

Scenes from Hodglynn Farms Open House & Tag Sale

Sara Hodgins sent us these photos from the Hodglynn Farms Open House & Tag Sale going on this week in Kincardine, Ontario! Russel Bennet, Barclay Phoenix and Bert Stewart Kingsway Jasper Ashanti – A Winter Yearling from a VG-88 Maternal Sister to Terrason Allie Corey Rae, Kevin Doebriner and Kim Rietveld Shottle x Gen-I-Beq Goldwyn […]

World Ag Expo from the TAG point of view

Co-founders of Transamerica Genetics (TAG) Patrice Simard and Alan Bryson were part of the TAG team in attendance at last week’s World Ag Expo in Tulare, CA. Their booth, combined with Androgenics, featured a wealth of information on their sire lineup, including genomic tested sires that are part of the TAG –G holstein, Red-TAG Series, […]

Brian & Mary Olbrich of Holbric Holsteins in Harvard, IL, are excited to announce the arrival of a beautiful baby girl – Peyton Brianna!! She was born Monday, Feb. 15th at 4:57 p.m. and weighed a healthy 8 lbs 10 oz, and was 21.5 inches long. Peyton will have fun growing up on the farm […]