A strong internet connection is a hard thing to find here in Chatham, NY; but great Brown Swiss cattle are not, they’re here at the Elite Spring Selections Sale. A large crowd is on hand for what is sure to be an exciting sale. I’ll try to update periodically throughout the sale with prices, as […]

Recap of Dairy Policy Testimony Presented to: U.S. House of Representatives – Committee on Agriculture April 20, 2010 – Harrisburg, PA by Tammy Graves Committee on Agriculture Members Present – 7: Collin Peterson (MN), Chairman Tim Holden (PA), Vice Chairman Leonard Boswell (IA) David Scott (GA), Chairman of Subcommittee of Livestock (handles dairy policy) Kathleen […]

Willsbro Sale & Open House

On Tuesday 13th April, Willsbro Holsteins hosted an Open House around their 1000 cow facility, attracting nearly 1200 people from all parts of the UK and Europe. Basking in glorious spring sunshine, visitors were treated to a wonderful tour of their facilities, and also were given the chance to see some of the cows at […]

On behalf of the Cornell University Dairy Science Club (CUDS), we would like to extend our greatest appreciation to all of the buyers and donors of the first ever Styles of Spring Semen & Embryo Online Sale. In its first year, the sale was a great success and brought in a significant amount of money […]

Ann Marie Magnochi of Carnation, Washington, shares a great poem with us from one of her “Holstein kids.” It’s called a palindromic message. You read it one way and it says something, then you read it the other way and it says the opposite message…the second one being the one that’s supposed to mean the […]

WI Jersey Spring Spectacular

The 12th Annual WI Jersey Spring Spectacular took place over the weekend in Viroqua, WI. Judge Mark Reuth placed over 200 Jerseys in one of the premier spring Jersey shows. For full results check out www.allbreedaccess.com – below are some photos of the event captured by Kari Stanek! The Grand Champions (l-r): Back: Debbie Ashmore; […]

More California Show Scenes!

And more from last weekend’s California Spring Show, held April 24th in Merced! Fitting and Showing Champions: Winner – Vincent Migliazzo, 2nd Rocco Cunningham, 3rd Michael Davis, 4th Emilie Strand, 5th Tony Garcia California Juniors – We got a good thing going! It’s all about the friendships! Celeste Lopes & Christian Cunningham chat before Christian […]

Scenes from the California Spring Show

Kirsten Areias was hard at it this weekend snapping photos during the California Spring Show, held in Merced on April 24. The show was officiated by Maryland’s Chris Hill. Junior Division – Intermediate Champion: Nabholz Dundee Sally-ET exhibited by Rocco Cunningham and Reserve Intermediate Champion Bingland Advent Sunrise-ET exhibited by Nisa Gallichio Grand Champion – […]

Springtime in the Heartland II Sale Highlights!

The Springtime in the Heartland II Sale was held Saturday, April 24th in West Union, IA and achieved an average of $3,569 on 72 full lots. It was the first sale managed by Courtney Sales – Scott & Amy Courtney – and it featured groups of cattle consigned from the following herds: Scientific Holsteins, Morningview […]

Corey Wolff, Tom Mercuro & Tom Priest held a sale in Lebanon, PA, on Friday, April 23, 2010. Top seller of the day was Lot 8, a 2-year-old Jetstream scored VG-85 with a GTPI of +2107. With a record in progress of 2-02 170d 10,809M 4.1 and 3.4, the young heifer is out of Morningview […]