2010 Central New York Holstein Show

Central NY Holstein Show Monday, July 5th – Norwich, NY Judge: David Crack, Quebec, Canada 131 Head Shown Spring Calves (19): 1 – Roll-N-View Alex Bristol (Golden-Oaks St. Alexander), Cooper Galton 2 – MM-T Deuce Rosie-ET (SS Deuce), Michael Maloney 3 – Ovaltop Sanchez R Courtney (Gen-Mark Stmatic Sanchez), Ovaltop Holsteins Winter Calves (10): 1 […]

More Swiss Convention Highlights!

Katie DeBruin winds up her coverage of the show and meetings during the 2010 National Brown Swiss Convention. Lydia Rinehart of Ohio won the Senior Showmanship division. The Champion Bred and Owned Heifer Owned by Nicole Wright of WI. Convention Volunteers Skylar DeGroot, Lindsay Rucks, Katie Henson and Kris Rucks take a break from checking […]

The Reindeer Games begin! The Visions of Veronica Sale is underway. Lot 32, South Mountain Voltage Spice, by Veronica’s son, Voltage. Spice opened up her 2010 show campaign at the NY Spring Show with convincing wins in the Jr. 2-Yr Old class, where she was also designated best udder. She then claimed the Reserve Intermediate […]

Brown Swiss Convention - The Race is On!

Brown Swiss enthusiasts from all over North America have gathered in Louisville, Kentucky for their Annual Convention & Sale. Katie DeBruin reports on early events at the convention, including the famed Bell Ringer award presentations. Watch for more details this weekend as the annual meeting, the youth heifer show and the convention sale are held! […]

National Convention - Mississippi River Tour

On Sunday, June 27th – Host Day – many convention attendees climbed on a bus and headed southeast of Minneapolis to take in the the Mississippi River tour. The trip consisted of one farm stop, a paddleboat ride down the the river and a visit to the National Eagle Center. Located a few miles outside […]

National Convention - Central Minnesota Farm Tour

There’s more to the state of Minnesota than just the Twin Cities of St. Paul and Minneapolis and a large group of convention attendees took advantage of the Pre-Convention Tour held on Saturday, June 26th to visit three farms in the central part of the state. The first stop on the morning was at Starlight […]

Junior Dairy Bowl 1st – California 2nd – Minnesota Senior Dairy Bowl 1st – Pennsylvania 2nd – Washington Congratulations to these teams and the states they represented! Look for more information and results from the Junior Convention to come later today following the annual Junior Awards Luncheon.

A new addition to the Airosa Family!

Joseph and Kelsey Airosa are the proud parents of Phillip Austin Airosa who was born June 25th weighing 7 lbs. 8 oz. His grandparents are Joe & Lori Airosa of Airosa Dairy in Tulare, California. Congratulations! Phillip Austin Airosa

It’s Day 2 of the meetings in Bloomington and today is voting day! First order of business are adoption of the Resolutions presented. Resolution #1 – Presented by the Wisconsin Holstein Association Holstein Association needs to re-evaluate the TPI formula and raise the type contribution to a level that more accurately reflects what breeders desire […]

2010 National Convention Sale Highlights!

The 2010 National Convention Sale is took place in Jordan, MN last night and strong prices were evident throughout the evening. Featuring many high genomic testing individuals from popular cow families, the sale averaged $12,126.85 on 108 lots. Topping the sale at $91,000 was Lot #4 – First Choice Man-O-Man from three females born in […]