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 […]

Pictures of the Scha-Kett Visions of 'EX'cellence Sale Line-up!

Saturday’s Scha-Kett Visions of ‘EX’cellence Sale is a beautiful combination of EX cows, and heifers that look to be even better than their EX dams. I traveled to Rice, MN today for a pre-sale sneak peak of the line-up and captured these snapshots of the lots selling tomorrow. To view the catalog online, click here […]

100th Anniversary National Cattle Congress Holstein Show

100th National Cattle Congress Holstein Show Waterloo, IA Judge – Chris Hill, Thurmont, MD   Bull Calf (2) 1. Rockin-K Socrates Skotty (Velvet-View-KJ Socrates x Rockin-K Eagle Skyler), Rockin-K Holsteins, Cedar Falls, IA 2. First Glance Gold Rush-ET, Tom Schaefer, Melrose, WI   Junior Calf (9) 1. Farnear-TBR Gold Bandana-ET (Braedale Goldwyn x Regancrest Mac […]

Eastern States Exposition Red & White Show

Eastern States Exposition Red & White Show Thursday, September 16, 2010 Judge: Sean Johnson, Glenville, PA 20 Head Shown Spring Calves (3): 1. Critter Ridge Rihana-Red-ET (Patience Showline Contender-Red), Maple Downs Farm, Packard, Jones & Fisher 2. Hard Climb Advent Ashlyn-Red (KHW Kite Advent-Red), John Jenkins 3. Birchland-JH Rosebud-Red (C-Haven Samar-Red-ET), James Hicks Winter Calves […]

Top 10 Breeders Invitational - Holstein, Swiss & Jersey highlights

The Top 10 Breeders Invitational took place on Thursday, September 16th at the historic National Cattle Congress grounds in Waterloo, IA. 168 lots passed through the sale ring and displayed some of the best breeding in the Holstein, Brown Swiss and Jersey breeds! At the end of the day, the sale averaged $4,795 for a […]