Oneida Co. Farm Fest

The Oneida Co. (NY) 4-H office organizes a Farm Fest every year. This year it was held last Friday, June 4th at DiNitto Farms in Marcy, NY. Holstein World’s Art Director Bill Woodruff attended the event which attracted over 2,000 visitors, including 800 school children! In addition to of course touring the dairy farm, there […]

D is for DANCE!

This is another installment in our pre-National Convention MN Juniors blog. Current MJHA President, Megan Udderman, runs through the planned dance schedule to help you be ready for a convention full of dancing! Hey everyone! As you know the 2010 National Holstein Convention is just around the corner! This year at convention there will be […]

A Piece of Holstein History

Folks from Madison County, New York, gathered June 6th for a day of “Milk Cow Memories” held in conjunction with the county Holstein picnic. The event was a celebration of the rich history in Madison County. Central New York was once the premier dairy region of the nation, especially for Holsteins. Gerrit Smith Miller of […]

Jon-Lu photos

Holstein World reporter Josh Sanders was on-hand yesterday to record the events of the Jon-Lu Sale, held in Intercourse, PA. For more details and prices, see the other Jon-Lu blog posted by Josh at http://www.allbreedsblog.com/2010/06/06/jon-lu-sale-in-the-books/ Drawing a tremendous amount of interest was Lot 94 Jon-Lu Talent Regina who will campaign as a 4 yr old […]

Holstein World reporter Josh Sanders was in Intercourse, PA, on June 5th for the Jon-Lu Sale. Following is his report from the day’s events. __________________________ It was a gorgeous, sunny day in Intercourse, PA for the Jon-Lu Dispersal and Friends sale. The facilities were at full capacity with interested onlookers as auctioneer Dave Rama commented […]

Nosbisch Holsteins of Germany - Sale Report

The Nosbisch Holsteins Sale was held last month in Germany and it was a great success. They sold 82 head for an average of 4596€ ($5496) and five embryo packages averaged 2112€ ($2,526). Animals sold to 11 diffrent countries all over Europe. Over 1200 people from over 10 countries attended the sale and pre-sale activities […]

Pedigree Power Sale Averages $3,382!

The Pedigree Power Sale took place Thursday, June 3rd on a beautiful summer day in Fond du Lac, WI. Featuring the best of the Seagull Bay Holsteins and the Triple Crown Genetics herds, the sale was highlighted by a large number of individuals from their Celsius Minnow cow family and a good number of others […]

More babies have been added to the Holstein family – and we’re excited to share the news! Seth and Molly Leach of Woodlawn Farm in Pawlet, Vermont, welcomed their first child into the world on May 25th. Logan Patrick Leach weighed 8 lbs. 5 oz. and was 21 inches long. It’s almost a guarantee that […]

Famous Holsteins from Minnesota

We welcome another post from the Minnesota Juniors as we get ready and excited for the upcoming National Holstein Convention! This one comes to us from Heidi Scapanski, past MJHA board member and current MN Holstein Administrative Assistant. It is exciting to have individuals or cows whose names and families are known all across the […]

Congratulations to Justin & Claire Burdette for the arrival of their new little girl, Brinkley Cole Burdette! We wish you the best!