Scenes from Spring Dairy Expo

Spring Dairy Expo took place last week in Columbus, OH. Holstein World and AllBreed Access were proud to provide you with extensive coverage of the event at www.dairyshowsonline.com! If you haven’t already, head there now to see photos of all the winners from the Mid-East Spring National Holstein Show as well as champion photos & […]

Frank's Travels: Quebec!

A few weeks ago Holstein World’s Frank Putman took a road trip to Quebec for the Vente Classique Sale as well as a tour of Lookout Holsteins & Jerseys and Comestar Holsteins. Here are some images from the trip! Lookout will host the Quebec Picnic and a sale in July (followed by the Cowtown Sale […]

Pics and Prices from the MN Spring Special Sale

The 2010 edition of the MN Spring Special Sale was held on Saturday, March 27 in Rochester, MN. Always a good opportunity for dairy producers to get off the farm and see other quality Holsteins from the Upper Midwest and Canada, this year’s sale averaged $2,038.86 on 101 lots. *HIGH SELLER* Lot 1 – 1st […]

AIPL Changes to Evaluation System (April 2010) Beltsville \ BARC Animal & Natural Resources Animal Improvement Programs Cow adjustments in genomic evaluation of yield traits By George Wiggans, Tabatha Cooper, and Paul VanRaden Traditional predicted transmitting abilities (PTAs) are inputs for genomic evaluation, but cows with high traditional PTAs for yield traits may be over […]

The annual National Holstein Convention is a great time to visit with breeders from across the country and see great cows from great herds in the convention host state. But it is also a very important time to conduct the business of HAUSA and communicate with delegates from each state. One item of business that […]

Siemers Spring Showcase Highlights

The Siemers Spring Showcase sale showed strong prices throughout the day and at the end, 94 full lots averaged $7,285. Top seller was Lot 4 – $38,000 -First Choice Domain Female due 11/10 out of Morningview Shtl Lucy-ET (VG-86 GTPI +2339) Buyer: Lookout Holstein & Marita Holsteins, QC Lot 14 – $31,000 – Arethusa Goldwyn […]

PA Spring Show Results

Pennsylvania Spring Show Judge: Kelly Barbee, NC The show is being streamed live by the PA Holstein Assoc. and can be viewed by clicking here! Photos are being sent to us by Randy Blodgett. *Continue to check back in and hit Refresh/Reload as we will be posting updates throughout the day as the show goes […]

PA Spring Show - Scenes from around the barn!

The numbers for the PA Spring Show are up! 255 are going to be entering the ring very shortly as the show begins at 9:00 AM Eastern today. Look for results on our blog throughout the day as Frank Putman will be reporting from ringside!

Siemers Spring Showcase Preview!

The Siemers Spring Showcase is on tap for tomorrow and the Holstein World was in Fond du Lac, WI this afternoon for a preview of the lineup – let’s take a look! The sale catalog and updates can be viewed online at www.holsteinworld.com – look under the Featured Sales section! Lovely lineup of young calves […]

Holstein USA Member Meetings

The Region VI Member Meeting of the Holstein Association USA, Inc. was held on Saturday, March 6 at the Holiday Inn Willmar Conference Center in Willmar, MN. The meeting was held following the MN All-Breeds Dairy Convention and was the eighth in a series of nine Regional Member Meetings across the country hosted by HAUSA. […]