2010 Central Maryland Holstein Show

Show Report By ANDREA HOOD-HAINES WEST FRIENDSHIP, Md. – A senior 3-year old, Coldsprings Pontiac 2377, exhibited by the Hoff Family of New Windsor was named grand champion of the Central Maryland Holstein Show held here, on Monday afternoon, July 19th. The second placed senior 3-year old, MD Delight OCS Tinkerbell, exhibited by Annie Dell […]

Iowa Junior Holstein Show Results

Iowa Junior Holstein Show Fayette County Fairgrounds West Union, IA Monday, July 19 Judge: Bob Hagenow, Poynette, WI Show report by Leah Henkes Junior Heifer Calf (16) 1 – Henkeseen Express Mya, Kaitlyn Olson 2 – Schulte Bros Redlight, Mitch Schulte 3 – Hebertview Debonair Spice-Red, Shelby Karr 4 – Sco-Lo Durham Mya, Cassie Cannon […]

Spruce Lane Dairies, Ltd. - Altappel of Penhold, AB

Our final farm visit while in Alberta was to Spruce Lane Dairies, Ltd. of Penhold, AB. The home of the Dirk & Elizabeth Appel Family, they breed their herd under the Altappel prefix. Taking us on a tour of the cows was Dirk & Elizabeth who both come from many generations of dairy farm families […]

Ten Brummelhuis Dairy of Olds, Alberta

My next farm visit stop while in Alberta was to Ten Brummelhuis Dairy in Olds, Alberta. Upon arriving we were greeted warmly by Alfons and then his son, Aron, and invited into their home for lunch. Alfons’s wife, Wilma, had a welcome spread of sandwich fixings and an unbelievable tomato basil soup for us to […]

2010 Maryland Ayrshire Field Day

Show Report By ANDREA HOOD-HAINES Royston Coale of Taneytown exhibited the grand champion female, a Junior 3-year-old named Hidden Valley Garth’s Brianna, at the Maryland Ayrshire Show held in West Friendship, MD, on Saturday, July 17th. Hidden Valley Burdette Taquilla, a Junior 2-year old exhibited by Brianne Hevner of Union Bridge won both titles of […]

Another great sale hosted by the folks in northern Vermont as the Excellence of Cowtown International Sale averaged $9,775 today! Lot 122- $46,000 Lot 24- $18,000 Lot 25- $38,000 Lot 32A- $25,000 Lot 35- $29,500 Lot 36- $19,600 Lot 111A- $30,000 Check back for photos!

Cowtown Sale

Lot 1- $170,000 to Jeff Butler & Mario Comtois Lot 1A- $23,000 Lot 6- $100,000 to Gencom Lot 6A- $20,000 Lot 7- $99,000 to Woodmansee & Vail Lot 9- $12,500 Lot 13- $6,700 Lot 17- $40,000 Lot 18- $12,000 Lot 19-$10,000

2010 Maryland Jersey Field Day

Show Report By ANDREA HOOD-HAINES Chase Smith of Jefferson exhibited the grand champion cow of both the open and junior shows, a senior 3-year old, OCS Dairy Beauty Daisy at the Maryland Jersey Field Day held in West Friendship, MD, on Saturday, July 17th. A junior 2-year old, Bar-None Big Time Pink Lemonade, exhibited by […]

More Lookout Sale

New England, New York, Vermont, PEI and Maryland were just some of the states represented at ringside. Amber Craswell, Chris Kimball, Pete Zacharias, Dwayne Conant, Rosemary Lalonde (forground), John & Alicia Lamb, Ron Hefner Sale host Callum McKinven and daughter, Brooke “No Kent, I am not housing any more sale cattle. You can keep that […]

Pa Summer Social event

PA Summer Social Sale PA Summer Social Sale results 72 Lots Average $2211 High seller   Kingsmill Ashlyns Amora-ET – $5,550 Consignor – Kingsmill Farm II, LLC Buyer: Ryan Wolfe PHOTO – Front L-R – Ryan Wolfe, Buyer, Kingsmill Ashlyns Amora-ET, Teresa Shook on the halter Back L-R – Brian Garrison, Sales Staff, David Lentz, […]