Scenes from the Crown Jewel

It was a beautiful day in Frederick, Maryland on March 19th at the Crown Jewel Sale, Chris and Jen Hill’s superstar lineup of elite breeder consignments. The sale averaged $5,983 on 118 lots. For high selling prices from the day, visit http://www.allbreedsblog.com/2011/03/19/crown-jewel-averages-5983/. Following are scenes photographed by World staffer Amy Savage. Chris Hill welcomed everyone […]

The Crown Jewel Sale took place on Saturday, March 19th in Frederick, Maryland. One hundred eighteen lots paraded through the ring and averaged $5,983. You can find the complete catalog online at http://www.holsteinworld.com/page.php?id=126. Buyer’s choice – Lot 87 or 88 Dundee x Co-Vale Roy Jackie (EX-92) $10,700 – Lot 88 $7500 – Lot 87 Lot […]

Tennessee Spring Spectacular Preview!

Beautiful spring weather is setting the stage for the Tennessee Spring Spectacular which will be held tomorrow at the Wilson County Fairgrounds in Lebanon, TN. The cattle are in place and the crew is getting them ready to go – let’s have a look! You can view the online catalog by clicking on the Tennessee […]

Get ready for tomorrow's Crown Jewel Sale!

“Prepare to be dazzled.” That’s what the catalog says and that’s what visitors can expect at the Crown Jewel Sale to be held March 19th at 11:00am sharp in Frederick, Maryland. Updates are available by clicking on http://www.holsteinworld.com/story.php?id=3444 and the complete online catalog can be viewed at http://www.holsteinworld.com/page.php?id=126. Following are scenes from the barns. Be […]

Vision-Gen & Partners Elite Offerings Sale

The Vision-Gen & Partners Elite Offerings was held Friday, March 18 in Intercourse, PA, and Holstein World’s Amy Savage was on-hand to provide coverage! Lot 1 – $12,700 Welcome Super Casey-ET An 8/10 Superstition with +2242GTPI x Ms Vision-Gen Burt Caily VG-88 x 14 VG or EX dams Lot 19 – $6,200 Scientific Gold Dina […]

Gearing up for Friday's Vision-Gen & Partners Elite Offerings!

Amy Savage is on hand in Intercourse, PA this evening as final preparations are underway for tomorrow’s Vision-Gen & Partners Elite Offerings Sale. The sale will take place at 11:00AM and you can click here to see the most recent sale updates and sale order, or click here to see the online catalog! Scenes from […]

Scenes from Butlerview

As time gets closer for the Memorial Day weekend event, open house and sale at Butlerview in Chebanse, Illinois, the finishing touches are being put on the new facilities. Brasilia Ava Stay tuned for more details of the event coming soon – and see the April issue of Holstein World for more details!

Gateway to the East Tag Sale Kicks Off!

Things are in top shape and the animals and facilities look great at Weeksdale Holsteins in Pleasant Valley, PE as the Gateway to the East Tag Sale gets underway today! Shown here is a group of Spring Yearlings with the heifer on the end being a Florian Spring Yearling that was sixth at the Royal […]

As commodities opens higher today; Corn 12 to 14 higher, Soybeans 20 to 22 higher, Wheat 20 to 21 higher, it will be challenging to bounce back based on the devastation in Japan. Most of the news is focused on the nuclear reactor issues in Japan and concerns of what continued leaks will have not […]

2011 Maryland Holstein Convention

Maryland Holstein Association hosts 47th convention EASTON, Md. – Maryland Holstein breeders and juniors were recognized at the 47th annual Maryland Holstein Convention Saturday, March 12, at the Krystal Q. Two special awards highlighted the event, the Outstanding Maryland Holstein Dairyman’s Award and the Maryland Holstein Distinguished Service Award. The dairyman’s award was presented to […]