Limited Edition Sale Is A Big Success!

The Limited Edition Sale was held Saturday, February 26th at the Best Western in Dubuque, IA. A large crowd filled the room and while plenty of bids came in over the phone, many lots were knocked off to those in attendance. When all was said and done, 46 lots averaged $9,757. High seller on the […]

Limited Editiion Sale Preview!

The Limited Edition Sale is being held today in Dubuque, IA – scheduled to get underway at 1:00pm. The sale features a select group of high-genomic animal and choices as well as some high-type beauties! The live cattle are being housed a few miles out of town at Reuter Dairy, the outstanding operation of Rick […]

New Zealand's dairy industry still has reason to celebrate

Top cow affected by earthquakeKeryn Phillips, Holstein Friesian New Zealand The Holstein Friesian breed reigned supreme at the recent three day NZ Dairy Event held in Feilding, 16-18 February, culminating in Canterbury cow Tahora Goldwyn Toni-ET VG88 winning the All Breeds Supreme Championship from a field of around 380 animals. Owned and bred by Dean […]

Photos from the Tag Sale at Donnanview Farms!

The Tag Sale at Donnanview Farms is going on right now through this Friday, February 25th in Sterling, Ontario. Click here to view the online catalog now, and check out the photos of some of the featured animals selling below! Sale Host Don Donnan of Donnanview Farms and Tommy Hawman of Tommalyn Farms Lot 16: […]

Washington Breeders have Annual Meeting & Sale

Holstein World’s Ann Marie Magnochi was at the Washington State Holstein Meeting, February 18-19 in Ferndale. Following are some highlights from the two-day event! The Dan Award Dan Frohning Outstanding Junior Holstein Member (L-R) Ann Marie Magnochi – WJHA Advisor, Matt Frohning (accepting on behalf of his brother Timmy Lee Frohning), Sandi Frohning – presenting […]

Dodge County Holstein Breeders, in coordination with the Wisconsin Holstein Association, hosted the annual Adult Holstein Convention at the Best Western Inn in Beaver Dam, Wis., February 18-19, 2011. Over 150 Holstein breeders from across the state were in attendance for national and state annual meetings and to recognize outstanding accomplishments for 2010. Following the […]

A new baby at Ferme Jacobs!

Seen here is a picture of Ryan John Doiron (son of Ysabel Jacobs & Tyler Doiron), born February 17th at 10:02 am, weighing 8.13 pounds, at 21 1/2 inches long and with a great smile just like his mom! They report that “Both mom and baby are healthy and doing great, and papa is the […]

Pennsylvania Convention Sale Coverage

Holstein World staffers Frank Putman and Joel Hastings were on official duty reporting at the PA Holstein Convention, held February 17 & 18 in Scranton, PA. Following is a summary of the video sale, held Thursday evening. The 2011 PA Holstein Convention posted a very preliminary sale average (that included embryos) of $3,471 on 62 […]

Wisconsin Convention Futures Sale Averages $5,568!

A big crowd filled the room for the Wisconsin Convention Futures Sale held Friday night, February 18th in Beaver Dam, WI. Held in conjunction with the Wisconsin Holstein Convention, the Futures Sale achieved an average of $5,568 on 37 lots. The sale was managed by the Wisconsin Holstein Association with assistance from Rick & Paula […]

GTPI Sale Finals

It was a great day in Lebanon, PA, yesterday as the 3rd Edition of the GTPI Sale came to a close, averaging $3306 on 84 full lots! Topping the sale was Lot 5, Bucknell Colby Colleen selling for $15,500 to the Weaver Syndicate of Mertztown, PA. Colleen boasted a GTPI of +1990 50K and sold […]