University of Wisconsin Madison earns top honors in the Intercollegiate Dairy Cattle Judging Contest

Yesterday, September 27th, twenty teams competed for the coveted honor of being named the 1st place National Intercollegiate Dairy Cattle Judging Team. This year’s contest was one of the highest scoring contests in history with all contestants doing extremely well. The participants judged 12 classes with well qualified cattle from all seven dairy breeds. Besides […]

Scenes from World Dairy Expo - Day One!

It’s Monday, September 27th at World Dairy Expo! The last of the cattle arrived yesterday and settled in the barns. It was a gorgeous autumn day in Madison – perfect for a stroll around the grounds – let’s take a look!

2010 All-American Red & White Show

The All-American Red & White Show kicks off today in Harrisburg, PA, with Ron Heffner of Jefferson, MD, serving as the official. Spring Calf (8) 1. Ms Glad Ray More Fun-Red (Patience Showline Contender-Red), James & Sharon Keilholtz/Chad & Sandy Umbel, Emmitsburg, MD 2. Glad Ray K Rock Star-Red (Scientific Debonair-Red), James & Sharon Keilholtz, […]

Eastern Elite Sale 2010

The Eastern Elite Sale is underway tonight in Harrisburg, PA, being held in conjunction with All-American Dairy Week activities. Healthy prices are leading the way this evening – here is the first lot in the ring. Lot 33 was struck off for $5,700. For a complete copy of the catalog and to see the sale […]

All-American Dairy Show Exhibitor Awards

In the midst of the breed shows at The All-American, individuals were recognized for their great contribution to the All-American.   The 2010 Pioneer Award recipient is Robert Heilman. From left Rita Kennedy: Russell Redding, PA Secretary of Agriculture; Robert Heilman and Jay Houser. Image Award recipient is David Swartz. From left Rita Kenedy; Russell […]

Washington State B&W Show

Washington State Black & White Show Sep. 15 – Western Washington State Fairgrounds, Puyallup, WA Judge – Ridley Wikkerink, Vancouver Island, BCAnn Marie Magnochi – reporting Spring Calf (5) 1. Claquato-RH Escort-ET – Claquato Farms & Robinhood Holsteins, Chehalis, WA| 2. Claquato Dundee Pastel – Claquato Farms, Chehalis, WA 3. Claquato Sanchez Roslind-ET – Claquato […]

PA Fall Championship Show

PA Fall Championship Show 2010 Judge Michael Heath, Westminster, MD Spring Calf (23): 1. MT-Glen Leonard Tammy (MT-Glen Damion Lola)- Clark Jackson 2. J&K Vue Sanchez Genna (Gen-Mark Stmatic Sanchez)- Elizabeth Cloniger 3. MT-Glen Damion Lola (Erbacres Damion) -Kyle Jackson   Winter Calf (28): 1. Sweet-Peas Dundee Ansley (Regancrest Dundee)- Lloyd & Denise Pease 2. […]

Sale time at the Visions of EXcellence!

The sale has concluded in Rice on a very sunny and beautiful early fall day in Minnesota. Congratulations to the Scha-Kett crew and Courtney Sales on such a great day that realized a $2958 average on 99 full lots! High selling lots on the day include: Lot 103 – Melarry Classic Dove-Red-ET, $29,000 Sire: Poos […]

100th Anniversary National Cattle Congress Show - Colored Breed Results

Ayrshire Show Junior Champion: Des Prairies Toossy, fall calf, M&J Heifer Care, Chebanse, IL Res. Junior Champion: Des Prairies Paprika 3-ET, junior yearling, M&J Heifer Care, Chebanse, IL Intermediate & Grand Champion: Sharward 5 Calimero Megan, Jr. 3-year-old, Kurt Wolf, Epworth, IA Res. Intermediate Champion: Old Bankston Raven Bella, Sr. 2-year-old, Kurt Wolf, Epworth, IA […]

UK's Stars of the Sahara Sale Pics & Prices!

We are so delighted to post a report from the Stars of Sahara Sale that was held today at Church Farm, Wilcrick, Magor, Monmouthshire, United Kingdom. Special thanks to Claire Swale for sharing this report and pictures with us! The Sahara prefix is well known throughout Europe. Owned by Sheikha Noora Al-Khalifa of Bahrain and […]