Premier Genetics Complete Dispersal Highlights!

For the second weekend in a row, a large crowd gathered in Waukon, IA to participate in a sale featuring some of the nation’s best cow families. While last weekend Holstein enthusiasts gathered at Regancrest, this time the sale took place west of town on Old Hwy 9 at the Kerndt farm. Partners Mark Kerndt […]

Premier Genetics Dispersal Preview!

The Premier Genetics Complete Dispersal takes place tomorrow at the farm in Waukon, IA. Over 150 head will go through the sale ring – the results of the partnership of Mark Butz and Mark Kerndt. The World was there for the preview on Friday evening – let’s take a quick look! If you’re looking for […]

As the excitement builds and convention nears, do not forget to sign up for all the exciting opportunities Minnesota is offering the Junior delegates. Minnesota Holstein enthusiasts have been busily preparing to offer everyone an unforgettable experience that will have you on your feet the entire time. SaturdayJuniors hit the ground running with National Holstein […]

WI PDCA Judging School - a 60+ year tradition!

Wisconsin’s 60 year tradition of the PDCA Judging School submitted by Ray Kuehl Saturday May 15, 2010, the Wisconsin Purebred Dairy Cattle Association held their Annual Dairy Cattle Judging Conference at Milksource Genetics, Kaukauna, WI. Jamie Endvick, Genetics Herd Manager, and his staff had the cattle and facilities ready for us to have a great […]

Princess Kay of the Milky Way - New Butterheads Announced!

The selection of Minnesota’s Princess Kay of the Milky Way Finalists each year has always been an exciting thing for MN’s dairy farmers and it has a special place in my heart as I will never forget the day I became a butterhead! This past weekend a group of 12 new butterheads were announced and […]

Rockin' at Regancrest!

The Regancrest Command Performance Sale 2010 edition is in the books! Throughout the day we posted prices and pictures from the sale. It started with Lot 1 selling for $67,000 and ended with Lot 104 selling for $25,000. In between there were great lots from some of the best cow families in the business. A […]

Regancrest is ready!

The 2010 edition of the Regancrest Command Performance Sale will take place tomorrow morning with the sale announcements beginning at 10:30 am. An impressive operation in every sense of the word, the crew at Regancrest has once again assembled an awesome line-up of cattle for this year’s sale. Early arrivers for the sale were treated […]

Western Spring National Heritage Sale Highlights

The Western Spring National Heritage Sale took place Thursday evening, May 13th in Richmond, Utah in conjunction with the Western Spring National Show. A large crowd gathered early in the evening for the pre-sale social and cattle viewing and then stayed on for the sale. When all was said and done, 44 lots averaged $2388. […]

Scenes from the 2010 Western Spring National

The cattle have arrived in Richmond, UT for the 2010 Western Spring National, and preparations are underway for the show to begin with the heifers tomorrow morning! Tune in to www.dairyshowsonline.com for our full coverage of the show including placings, lead-out video and photos! Some scenes from around the barns:

Council on Dairy Cattle Breeding April 28, 2010 The Animal Improvement Programs Laboratory staff presented various research updates on current projects and future projects on the day before the meeting convened. They went into detail on the changes from the last genetic evaluation run and explained the theories that created some of the confusion to […]