Maryland Spring Show Results & Photos

By Amy Savage The Maryland Spring Holstein Show was held on Saturday, April 2 in West Friendship, MD. One hundred fifty-six head paraded before judge Michael Heath of Westminster, MD. The results of the show are as follows: Winter Calf 1. (1st Jr) Savage Leigh Allen Lopez (Canyon-Breeze Allen) exhibited by Conner Savage, Union Bridge […]

Minnesota Spring Special Averages $2,250

The Minnesota Spring Special is took place today in Rochester, MN and averaged $2250 on 134 lots. High seller of the day was Lot 35, Kingsmill Time Grid-ET. This Klassic Big Time daughter of Ladys-Manor Ruby D Gigi has a GTPI of +1975 and was purchased by Abel Villaponda of Mexico for $7,500. Pictured is […]

Around the ring at Ohio Spring Show

            Jr Champion in Winter Yearling class Fall Yearling Class Selection of Junior Champion High selling Holstein Heifer   Selecting Grand Champion Jersey Grand Champion Keeping Results Published on the Web site   A family affair for the Hawvermale family

Buckeye Classic Sale

Since 1981, The Buckey Classic Sale has been an outstanding tradition of the Buckey Dairy Club. The sale has grown and changed into the size and caliber it is today. The Holstein portion of the sale sold 52 live animals averaging $1996. Top seller was a fancy Red Fall Reality calf consigned by Nelson Dairy […]

Scenes from the Ontario Spring Discovery Holstein Show

The Ontario Spring Discovery Show took place on Thursday, March 31 in Ancaster, Ontario. Judge Justin Burdette of Mercersburg, PA placed the over 150 high quality head that graced the ring throughout the day. A large crowd was on hand to watch the show. Enjoy these scenes from the day below!

Record Breaking Day in Iowa

A record-breaking Iowa Spring Sale was held March 19 in West Union, Iowa with 67 lots averaging $5,040. Several records were broken that day for the state association, including the highest ever sale average, highest top sellers and the highest number of out-of-state and foreign buyers. Top Seller Lot 1: Regancrest Domain Shana-ET purchased by […]

Ontario Spring Discovery Holstein Show

Ontario Spring Discovery Holstein Show Thursday, March 31, 2011 Ancaster Fairgrounds, Ancaster, Ontario Judge: Justin Burdette, Mercersburg, PA 156 Total Head Shown Intermediate Calf (2):1 – Delcreek Naughty By Night (Regancrest Dundee) Aleah Farms, Matt & Tyler Yates 2 – Mapel Wood Sanchez Eden (Gen-Mark Stmatic Sanchez) Mapel Wood R&W Intermediate Calf (2):1 – Sildajak […]

The Midwest Revue Brown Swiss Sale, held March 31st in Columbus, Ohio, averaged $3275 on just over 60 head. Managed by Modern Associates of St. Paris, Ohio, the 2011 edition lineup featured consignments from well-known Swiss breeders such as Blessing & Mort, Sunshine Genetics, Bassler, Dublin Hills, Forest Lawn and more. Topping the sale at […]

The Making of a Magazine Cover

It couldn’t have gone any better. The weather was spectacular. The cow cooperated perfectly. The group was prepared for the picture and for the media. All-in-all, Tuesday’s photo shoot at the state capital building in Richmond, Virginia, was “some kind of good!” I’m not sure how long it took to get approval for taking a […]

Joe & Diana Curtis Szalach Welcome a New Addition!

Congratulations to parents Joe and Diana Curtis Szalach of Cazenovia, NY on the birth of their new baby boy, Ryan Joseph Curtis Szalach, who arrived on March 20, 2011 at 4:50am weighing 8lbs 1 oz and 22″ long. Diana is the Editor of the Ayrshire Digest, so little Ryan already has many cow shows, meetings, […]