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

54th All-American Dairy Show News – Sept. 20, 2017 54th All-American Dairy Show Releases Rivendale’s Feliz Navidad Topped Open Jersey Category at All-American Dairy Show MB Lucky Lady Feliz Navidad, owned by Rivendale Farms of Pittsburgh, LLC in Bulgar, Washington Co., took home Grand Champion honors in the Open Jersey category at the 2017 All-American Dairy Show held Sept. 19-20 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More… Stambaugh Claims Grand Champion Red & White at 2017 All American Dairy Show Pheasant Echos Turvy-RED-ET, owned and exhibited

2017 EASTERN ELITE SALE RESULTS

2017 EASTERN ELITE SALE RESULTS   2017 EASTERN ELITE SALE September 19, 2017 PA Farm Show Complex, Harrisburg, PA Sale Managed By Pennsylvania Holstein Association       Lot 59 $14,000 1st Choice Female Calves due October, December and March Sire: Tower-Vue Tequila, J-Kay Tequila Fizz or Bushlea PN Viral Dam: TJ Classic Minister Venus-Et EX-94 Consignor: Matt Kimball, Millington, MD Buyers: Michael Dores and Lourenco Pires, Hughson, CA Lot 3 $13,500 1st Choice Female Calves Due March 2018 Sire: Walnutlawn Blake Dam: Jacobs Sid Beauty EX-95 Consignor: Eaton Holsteins

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

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

Former Ag Sec. Sam Hayes Wins Obie Snider Award for Dairy Industry Service   Harrisburg, PA – The Honorable Samuel E. Hayes, Jr., of Warriors Mark, Huntingdon County, will receive the Obie Snider Award at the 54th All-American Dairy Show, set for September 16-21, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. Hayes served as secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture from 1997-2003 after a distinguished legislative career in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, where he was the Majority Leader and Whip. The award, established in

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

New York Woman to Receive Image Award at 54th All-American Dairy Show   Harrisburg, PA – Barbara Ziemba of Weedsport, New York, will receive the Image Award at the 54thAll-American Dairy Show, set for September 16-21, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. The Image Award is presented annually to an individual who has enhanced the image of the All-American Dairy Show with significant contributions to its reputation, prestige and welfare. “Barb has been a dedicated fundraiser for the All-American Dairy Show. If not for her

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

54th All-American Dairy Show to Feature World-Class Competitions, Sales, Educational and Networking Opportunities Harrisburg, PA – The continent’s largest dairy show, the 54th All-American Dairy Show, will feature a week of world-class shows, educational opportunities, youth events, and sales from September 16-21 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. “Show organizers have dedicated countless hours to planning another outstanding event for all exhibitors, producers and dairy enthusiasts,” said Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding. “The All-American is within a day’s drive of the Mississippi River, easily accessible from

Mark Your Calendars for Women in Dairy Conference

Mark Your Calendars for Women in Dairy Conference Mark your calendars now for the Women in Dairy Conference scheduled for November 8, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. at the Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey, 4650 Lindle Road, Harrisburg, PA. This women-specific conference, organized by the Penn State Extension Dairy Team, is planned and carried out by women leaders in the industry. It is an opportunity for networking with others involved in dairy, and offers workshops and speakers to enlighten and uplift. A pre-conference reception will be held on Tuesday evening,

PRODUCER, INDUSTRY STUDY HIGHLIGHT DAIRY FINANCIAL CONFERENCE

PRODUCER, INDUSTRY STUDY HIGHLIGHT DAIRY FINANCIAL CONFERENCE Conference Includes Insight from Rob Barley, Star Rock Farms   Harrisburg, Pa. – Wednesday, September 6, is the deadline to register for the 2017 Dairy Financial and Risk Management Conference, being held Wednesday, September 13, from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. at the Central Penn Conference Center, 600 Valley Road, Summerdale, Pa. This event is hosted annually by the Center for Dairy Excellence. Now in its eighth year, this dynamic one-day conference offers cutting edge information to the agricultural financial community on changing

Dairy farmers want fair price for milk

Dairy farmers want fair price for milk   Dairy farmers, agriculture groups and local officials are calling for an abolition of the present pricing formula used by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to price milk. “Our suggestion is for a new pricing formula to be developed that would consider the dairy farmers’ cost of producing milk,” Arden Tewksbury, manager of the Pro-Ag organization said at a press conference in Tunkhannock Monday morning…… Source: Dairy farmers want fair price for milk – News – Wyoming County Examiner SaveSave