Online Embryo Auction: July 31- August 6, 2015

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Click to enlarge - Willows-Edge Tag Sale Open for Bidding
2 August 2015
Willows-Edge Tag Sale Open for Bidding

The Willow's Edge Tag Sale is Open for Bidding! CLICK HERE for a direct link to the auction site. CLICK HERE for more information regarding the sale update, several cows have been classified prior to the sale and have received new scores. Bidding can be done Online or by contacting one of the members of the sale staff. The Tag Sale closes on Tuesday 11 AM CST.

1 August 2015
Prices and Sale Update Willows-Edge Tag Sale Online

The Prices and the Sale Update of the Willows-Edge Tag Sale have been uploaded to the auction site, the are also available by clicking on the following links:

Sale Update Willows-Edge Tag Sale CLICK HERE

Prices Willows-Edge Tag Sale CLICK HERE

Bids can be placed online at www.willowsedgesale.com or trough one of the members of the sale staff (CLICK HERE to view Sale Staff)

Click to enlarge - Willow’s Edge Holsteins reports exciting classification results
31 July 2015
Willow’s Edge Holsteins reports exciting classification results

Willow’s Edge reports of an exciting classification with several new excellents and very goods of which many will sell in the Willow’s Edge Tag Sale (www.willowsedgesale.com). CLICK HERE for the classification highlights.

Click to enlarge - Embryo Auction NOW OPEN for Bidding
31 July 2015
Embryo Auction NOW OPEN for Bidding

The HolsteinPlaza Online Embryo Auction is open for bidding. Offerings sell from North America's premier cow families and sired by the industry's hottest mating sires including Chevalier, Hotshot, Apoll P-Red, Battlecry, Araxis, Windbrook, Contender, Archrival, SEXED Profit and SEXED Dozer and more! Don't miss the elite IVF offerings, premier polled genetics and embryos by sexed semen. CLICK HERE for a direct link to the auction site.

29 July 2015
Videos posted Willows-Edge Tag Sale!

Check out the videos of some of the exciting young cows selling in the Willows-Edge Tag Sale, which is held in conjunction with the Wisconsin Holstein Association Anniversary Pinic on Sunday August 2nd. CLICK HERE to review the videos and please visit www.holsteinplaza.com again later this week for more information about prices and the sale update.

Click to enlarge - Allyndale-I Sanchez Angelica now EX-90 93-MS!
29 July 2015
Allyndale-I Sanchez Angelica now EX-90 93-MS!

Recenlty Allyndale-I Sanchez Angelica was re-scored and she is now Excellent-90-CAN 93-MS! Angelica is the Sanchez daughter of Ms Atlees Shottle Aubry-ET EX-93-CAN DOM, who is the full sister to Aftershock and the maternal sister to Atwood! Angelica was also repictured.

Click to enlarge - Willows-Edge Tag Sale Catalog Online
27 July 2015
Willows-Edge Tag Sale Catalog Online

The Willows-Edge Tag Sale catalog has been uploaded and is online for preview! Selling are 59 lots, all fresh less than 6 months, and one embryo lot from the best cow families of Willow's Edge Holsteins. The prices of the Tag Sale will be uploaded this Friday afternoon and the Tag Sale will be open for bidding on Sunday August 2nd starting at 11.00 AM (CST) and will close on Tuesday August 4th at 11.00 AM (CST). The Tag Sale is organized in conjunction with the Wisconsin Holstein Association Anniversary Picnic at Willow's Edge on August 2nd. Willow's Edge herd consist currently of 55 Excellent and 55 Very Good cows with a total of 329 homebred excellents! There will be snapshots of the lots available upon request and several lots will be classified prior to the sale on Thursday. Visit www.holsteinplaza.com again later his week for more updates. CLICK HERE for a link to the auction site.

Click to enlarge - Industry losses breed impacting cow
27 July 2015
Industry losses breed impacting cow

Kamps-Hollow Altitude *RC EX-95 DOM passed away yesterday at the age of 15. One of the world's most adored Durham daughters, Altitude has made a tremendous impact on the breed and her legacy will live on through daughters like Apple and Aiko and sons Advent, Acme, Jotan and more. 

Click to enlarge - Peak Burberry Jspr P474 Topseller at International Intrigue
27 July 2015
Peak Burberry Jspr P474 Topseller at International Intrigue

Peak Burberry Jspr P474-ET topped the International Intrigue Sale, she sold for $71,000 to Mercuro Farm and was consigned by Peak Genetics. P474 is a May 2015 Josuper daughter from Da-So-Burn Burberry and ranks high in various systems, she is currently the #4 GTPI, #1 GLPI and one of the highest RZG (+165) Josuper daughters in the breed. The 2015 edition of the International Intrigue Sale was held at Butlerview Farms and averaged $15,175. Other sale highlights included a GTPI+2695 Josuper daughter from Larcrest Cardigan selling for $65,000 and her Supershot sister selling for $60,000. CLICK HERE for more highlights.

24 July 2015
Updates NOW ONLINE for International Intrigue

Updates and sale order are NOW ONLINE for tomorrow's International Intrigue Sale at Butlerview Farms.

Click to enlarge - Final Hours ... BID NOW!
23 July 2015
Final Hours ... BID NOW!

Today is the very last day of the Holstein Plaza Online Embryo Auction! In just a few short hours the auction will close - log on and place your bids now! Index... Show Type..... Production... Red & White...... Polled... Contract Opportunities... Whatever your interest or breeding goals - we have it! Don't miss the most affordable way to get into these elite cow families with embryos starting as low as $300.

Click to enlarge - Potentially Chart-Topping Polled with Unique Pedigree
23 July 2015
Potentially Chart-Topping Polled with Unique Pedigree

Selling as Lot 12 in the Holstein Plaza Online Embryo Auction is an unique opportunity to own the next Chart-Topping Polled Female! Selling are Five #1 grade SEXED Delta embryos from a Polled and Red Carrier Chevrolet daughter from the full sister to Long-P. This Unique Sire Stack (Chevrolet x Cameron x Destry) offers something different and is built in at nearly GTPI+2525 combined with nearly +1200 Milk and +50 Protein!

Upcoming Events

31 Jul 2015 through 6 Aug 2015
Holstein Plaza Online Embryo Auction
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2 Aug 2015
Willow's Edge TAG Sale

In conjunction with the Wisconsin Anniversary State Picnic

14 Aug 2015 through 20 Aug 2015
Holstein Plaza Online Embryo Auction
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4 Sep 2015 through 10 Sep 2015
Holstein Plaza Online Embryo Auction
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8 Sep 2015 through 18 Sep 2015
Holstein Plaza Online Heifer Sale
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18 Sep 2015 through 24 Sep 2015
Holstein Plaza Online Embryo Auction
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29 Sep 2015 through 8 Oct 2015
Holstein Plaza Online Embryo Auction
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Top Genomics

Top 50 GTPI Calves in the U.S. (<9 months old)
April 2015
 NameSire StackGTPIOwner
1FUSTEAD MONTEREY LEFTY-ETMonterey x Mogul x Bolton2787Brian & Wendy Fust
2WELCOME SUPERSHT DIAMOND-ETSupershot x altaJackman x Grafeeti2787Welcome-Stock Farm
3TJR TAMMY DELTA 56371Delta x Mogul x Observer2769TJR Genetics
4DE-SU FIRST CLASS 4532-ETalta1stClass x McCutchen x Wizard2768De-Su Holsteins, LLC
5BLUMENFELD TROY 4747-ETTroy x Day x Sharky2766Progenesis LP

Holstein HighlightsClassification, Registry and more!

GTPI | Top 100 European Females (04/15)
April 2015
 NAMESire StackTPI
1EBA JOA-ETHalogen x Mogul x Superstition2763
2COL CARRYGOLDSupershot x Headliner x Freddie2669
3PG COMMANDER DIORCommander x Supersire x Die-Hard2667
4COL CARRYLINESupershot x Headliner x Freddie2656
5DUKEFARM MON DELORIA-ETMontross x Numero Uno x Planet2651

Featured Video

Dr. Tom Lawlor, Holstein Association USA Executive Director of Research & Development discusses what dairy producers can expect to see with the December 2014 national genetic evaluation in regards to the updated Holstein Association USA TPI® formula update and the genetic base change.