December 8, 2017 | Fun in the Sun “Vegas Style” | Las Vegas, NV

December 8, 2017 | Fun in the Sun “Vegas Style” | Las Vegas, NV Click here to view the sale catalog! Click here to view the sale order! Click here to view the In vitro fertilization records! Click here to view Genomic records! Click here to view images of all lots to sell! The #1 and #2 GJPI heifers of the Jersey breed will be offered! We believe the highest GTPI heifer of the Holstein breed will be offered!   December 8, 2017 | Fun in the Sun “Vegas Style” | Las Vegas,

AFIA’s EMC Learns to Move with Purpose,  Raises Funds for Scholarship

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Monthly Dairy Video Sale Market Report for Friday, November 3, 2017

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Camperdown dairy dispersal: Holstein cow families in demand

Camperdown dairy dispersal: Holstein cow families in demand DEMAND for specific Holstein cow families drove prices at Camperdown on Friday. Registered Holstein breeders mainly from southwest Victoria, dominated the buying as cow families such as Frisky, Whiskers, Broker Candy and Johanna’s went through the ring at the dispersal of Warren Bay Pty Ltd, Panmure. The Warren Bay herd was bred from the renowned Glenlochland Genetics, of southwest Victoria……… READ MORE SOURCE………http://www.weeklytimesnow.com.au/agribusiness/livestock-sales/dairy-cattle-sales/camperdown-dairy-dispersal-holstein-cow-families-in-demand/news-story/45cb619989c052c059487f0c4cb15187   Camperdown dairy dispersal: Holstein cow families in demand

2017 Holiday Harvest Sale

2017 Holiday Harvest Sale The Holiday Harvest Sale will be Thursday, December 21st at 10:30 a.m. EST featuring elite genomic and type offerings from leading cow families of the breed. Exciting offerings include: ·       Several genomic opportunities sell over 2800 GTPI up to 2858 GTPI ·       Many lots sell over 900 NM up to 970 NM ·       Over 20 Delta Daughters Sell of all ages, many fresh! ·       Opportunities for Breeders and Dairymen to make great investment   We are now accepting consignments for the Holiday Harvest Sale.  Contact Jason

IDW 2018 Now Open for Show Entries

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2017 Red Wave Sale Results

2017 Red Wave Sale Results October 13, 2017 Fresno State University Livestock Arena, Fresno, CA Sale Managed By Fresno State University Dairy Department & Dairy Club   Lot 4 $5,100 Hoek-Way Doorman Megan 1077 Born: November 15, 2013 Breed: Holstein Sire: Val-Bisson Doorman-ET Dam: Genie-J Shamrock Mollie-ET Consignor: Brian Waymire & Theresa Machado-Waymire, Visalia, CA   Lot 31 $4,650 Avonlea CF Getaway Sharpay-ET Born: March 3, 2017 Breed: Jersey Sire: Rapid Bay Getaway-ET Dam: Shantals CGar Shiloh-ET Consignor: Natalie Sanders, Hilmar, CA Lot 63 $2,600 TopDiMark Cadence Fable Born: July 1, 2017 Breed: Brown Swiss Sire: Shiloh

Red Wave Sale catalog

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54th All-American Dairy Show News – Sept. 20, 2017

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IDW 2018 Judging Panel Finalised

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2017 EASTERN ELITE SALE RESULTS

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54th All-American Dairy Show News – Sept. 19, 2017

54th All-American Dairy Show News – Sept. 19, 2017 54th All-American Dairy Show Releases Ohio State University Shines at the 2017 All-American Dairy Show Youth Judging Contest Ohio State University, Pennsylvania FFA, Wisconsin 4-H, and Michigan State Ag Tech each won their respective divisions at the 2017 All-American Invitational Youth Dairy Cattle Judging Contest held on September 18 at the Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More… Michigan and Florida 4-H Excel at Junior Dairy Management Contest during All-American Dairy Show Individual high scorer Miriam Cook of the Michigan 4-H

Set Sail for World Dairy Expo®

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2017 Eastern Elite Sale Updates And Sale Order

2017 Eastern Elite Sale Updates And Sale Order All Choices sell w/ 25% down and 75% when youngest calf is 4 months of age is selected! Semen Selling 2 Units of Dymentholm Mr Apples Avalanche. At Trans Ova, Maryland The Eastern Elite Sale Catalog Tuesday, September 19, 2017 5:30PM Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex   Sale Order   3 CH 42 30 14 15 16 9 6 7 8 73 CH 37 36 18 19 20 71 EMB 25 CH 24 EMB Avalanche Semen 1 1A 12 2 10 4 59CH-J

54th All-American Dairy Show News – Sept. 18, 2017

54th All-American Dairy Show News – Sept. 18, 2017   Pennsylvania, New York Senior Cows Top Premier National Junior Ayrshire Show Old-Bankston JC Bri’s Bikini-ET, the Four-Year-Old and Senior Champion owned by Landree Fraley of Muncy, Lycoming County, Pa. won the Premier National Junior Ayrshire Show Monday, September 18, during the 2017 All-American Dairy Show at the Pennsylvania Farm Show and Complex Expo. More… Fraley Claims Grand Champion Honors at Premier National Junior Jersey Show Stoney Point HG Euphoria-ET exhibited by Landree Fraley of Muncy, Lycoming Co., Pa., earned grand champion

Former Ag Sec. Sam Hayes Wins Obie Snider Award for Dairy Industry Service

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New York Woman to Receive Image Award at 54th All-American Dairy Show

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54th All-American Dairy Show to Feature World-Class Competitions, Sales, Educational and Networking Opportunities

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Bovines on the Goal Line Sale Updates

Bovines on the Goal Line Sale Updates September 12, 2017 | Bovines on the Goal Line | Hosted by Jerry Jorgensen | Sale to be held at the Weston Lounge inside Michigan Stadium, Ann Arbor, MI | Elite Genomics will be offered! Click here to view/download the sale catalog! Click here to view/download the sale order! Click here to view/download the Holstein genomics excel spreadsheet! Click here to view/download the Jersey genomics excel spreadsheet! SaveSave

Relocation of Codex Within USDA Will Benefit U.S. Dairy Exporters

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Calf colostrum: The clock is ticking

Calf colostrum: The clock is ticking Focus on four key areas to help give calves a strong start. Chilton, Wis. – Whether you raise 5, 50 or 500 calves, quality colostrum is vital to give calves a strong start. Calves are born with an immature immune system and have little to no immunity against diseases. That’s why they need to receive quality colostrum soon after birth.   Colostrum contains antibodies, known as immunoglobulins (such as IgG), which help protect calves against diseases. Compared to whole milk, colostrum

Net Farm Income Does a Dead Cat Bounce

Net Farm Income Does a Dead Cat Bounce Net Farm Income Does a Dead Cat Bounce by Bob Young A common phrase used often when talking about markets that recover slightly after a precipitous drop is “dead cat bounce.” A quick Google search suggests it was coined following a slight recovery after a large market drop in the Singapore and Malaysian markets. The idea is that if you throw even a dead cat on the ground, it will bounce a little. Read More SaveSave   Net Farm Income Does a Dead Cat Bounce

The Passing of Tony Van Doormaal

  The Passing of Tony Van Doormaal Canadian Dairy Network and the CDN Board of Directors offer sincere condolences to Brian Van Doormaal and his family in the loss of their beloved patriarch, Tony Van Doormaal, on September 1, 2017. Visitation will be held on Sunday September 10, 2017 at 2:00-4:00 pm and 7:00-9:00 pm at Kelly Funeral Home- Kanata Chapel. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Patrick’s of Fallowfield on Monday September 11, 2017 at 11:00 am followed by interment at St. Patrick’s Church Fallowfield Cemetary. Charitable Donations:

Alliance releases detailed report on Animal Rights National Conference

Alliance releases detailed report on Animal Rights National Conference The Animal Agriculture Alliance released a report last month detailing observations from the Animal Rights National Conference, held August 3-6 in Alexandria, Va. The event was hosted by the Farm Animal Rights Movement and sponsored by Compassion Over Killing, Mercy for Animals, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and The Humane League, along with other animal rights activist groups. Activists in attendance were encouraged to be as extreme as necessary to advance their goals. “Breaking the law can often be

Hope After Harvey: Alltech launches relief efforts for Texas

Hope After Harvey: Alltech launches relief efforts for Texas   – The Lone Star State should not stand alone in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey’s deluge. The historic hurricane’s damage could be devastating to Texas farmers and ranchers, who lead the U.S. in cattle, cotton, hay, sheep and goat production, contributing more than $20 billion annually to the economy. There are countless reports of thousands of head of cattle in America’s “cattle country” that could not be rescued before Harvey hit. To deliver relief specifically to Texas’ farm

D.F.A. Hosts Congressman Roger Marshall and K.C. AG Leaders

D.F.A. Hosts Congressman Roger Marshall and K.C. AG Leaders Diverse Group Highlights a Variety of Issues Impacting Rural Communities   KANSAS CITY, Kan. (August 29, 2017) – Today, U.S. Representative Roger Marshall (R-Kan.) led a roundtable discussion to talk about key policy issues facing the local agricultural community. The roundtable discussion, which was held at Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a national, farmer-owned dairy cooperative located in Kansas City, Kan., gave participants the opportunity to outline the policy issues important to their constituencies, including the upcoming Farm Bill, trade negotiations,

Te Plate Named GENEX COO

Te Plate Named GENEX COO   SHAWANO, Wisconsin — Huub te Plate joins cattle genetics cooperative GENEX as chief operating officer after more than 15 years in international sales for its parent company, Cooperative Resources International (CRI). “Huub’s quarter century of cattle industry experience, his knowledge of the GENEX product line and his past success managing the cooperative’s international marketing arm will be valuable as this organization continues its mission of meeting the needs of progressive dairy and beef cattle producers across the United States,” said John Ruedinger, president of

Trans Ova PA Satellites Locations Update!

Trans Ova PA Satellites Locations Update!   Trans Ova would like to highlight our Pennsylvania locations to clients in our system that have a Pennsylvania/bordering state address!  We are now serving at 2 locations in Pennsylvania!  Please see below for details and let us know if you have any questions whatsoever!   Klinedell Farms – next date: Tuesday, August 29th *typically on this week every 2 weeks but on Mondays* 610 S Ramona Rd. Myerstown, PA 17067 Client Service Rep: Nicole Brandenburg To schedule, contact the Maryland office at 240-329-0159

Ralco Launches Anchor for Silage Powered by Microbial Catalyst® Technology

Ralco Launches Anchor for Silage Powered by Microbial Catalyst® Technology   BALATON, Minn. — Aug. 15, 2017 — Agnition, a brand of Ralco, announced today that it is launching Anchor™ for Silage, a state-of-the-art inoculant blend, powered by patented Microbial Catalyst® technology that rapidly lowers pH levels and locks-in nutrients. Enhanced forage preservation of silage, haylage or high-moisture grain results in less dry matter loss, reduced heating and superior livestock performance. Anchor™ for Silage incorporates a unique blend of beneficial bacteria that work together like a relay team to drive