Click to enlarge - Ms Dundee Belinda EX-96
20 July 2015
Belinda repeat Grand!

Ms Dundee Belinda EX-96 97-MS was named Grand Champion of the 2015 Illinois Championship Show for Butlerview Farms and her third time winning this title. Butlerview also took home top honors in the heifer show with Stranshome Gold Annice winning the fall yearling class and being named Junior Champion. Congratulations!

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20 July 2015
Golden-Oaks success at Illinois Championship Show

Congratulations to the team at Golden Oaks for a successful 2015 Ilinois Championship Show winning Reserve Junior Champion with the first place spring yearling, Oeh-My Dickey Eden, Intermediate Champion with the winning senior two-year-old, Woodcrest Atwood Rubber and named Premier Exhibitor. They also took home top honors in the winter calf and junior two-year-old classes and second in the summer yearling and senior three-year-old classes.

Click to enlarge - Larcrest Cale VG-89 DOM
20 July 2015
EARLY Comanche embryos sell!

Selling on the Holstein Plaza Online Embryo Auction are EARLY Comanche embryos from the +2569G Supersire daughter Larcrest Cale ... exclusive offering with nearly +2600 PA-GTPI and combining two of best families in the breed! VIEW LOT

Click to enlarge - Ms-SRP Absolute Pro-Red EX-92
17 July 2015
Auction NOW OPEN for Bidding!

The Holstein Plaza Online Embryo Auction is now open for bidding. Offerings from the best North American cow families direct from the top quality herds of Holstein Plaza members sell and featuring numerous packages by sexed semen. In total, the auction includes over thirty exciting lots from North America's premier cow families and sired by the industry's hottest sires including EARLY Comanche, Hotshot, Araxis, Apoll-P-Red, Chevalier, Sexed Profit, DoorsOpen, Diamondback *RC, Doorman, Goldwyn and more!

Click to enlarge - Greenlea Advent Leta-Red EX-94 2E
14 July 2015
Red Armani from Leta sells!

Selling on Thursday, July 16 on the National Red & White Convention Sale from Duckett Holsteins is a beautiful RED Armani fall calf from All-American producing Greenlea Advent Leta-Red EX-94 2E. A 3x All-American nominee herself with at least four daughter also nominated, bid last on Armani Lady selling as Lot 37.

Click to enlarge - Seagull-Bay Sh Maureen VG-88-2YR VG-MS
14 July 2015
Maureen now VG-88-2YR

Seagull-Bay Sh Maureen the Numero Uno daughter direct from Shauna and a sister to Supersire, Headliner and Platinum is now Very Good-88-2YR 87-MS for owners Seagull-Bay Dairy and Mercuro Farms. With several sons and daughters scoring over +2550G and a Main Event at +2645G, Maureen is being flushed and inquiries are welcome.

14 July 2015
New Genetic Defect Found

A research group made up of vit, Verden, the Institute for Animal Breeding at the Kiel University, the University of Veterinary Medicine (TiHo) Hannover and the Munich University of Technology (TUM) now has identified a genetic disposition for increased calf losses with Holstein cattle. READ MORE

Click to enlarge - M-Riverview Audra-Red EX-92
10 July 2015
Audra named HM Senior Champion and SELLS

M-Riverview Audra-Red EX-92 was named second place five-year-old and HM Senior Champion at yesterday's Wisconsin Championship Red & White Show. Owned by Austin Yoder, Audra sells July 16 on the National Red & White Convention Sale in Iowa and is backed by the tremendous Atlees!

Click to enlarge - Siemers Destry Joy-Red-ET (right) Grand Champion of WI R&W Championship Show
10 July 2015
Siemers Destry Joy Grand Champion at WI R&W Championship Show

Siemers Holsteins had a very successful day yesterday at the Wisconsin Red & White Championship Show. Siemers Destry-Joy-Red was crowned Grand Champion and earlier named Intermediate Champion and first place senior three-year-old. Siemers also won Junior Champion with Sherona-Hill Applesox, who was the winning winter calf while Siemers Defnt Great-Red was HM Junior Champion and the winning winter yearling. Congratulations to Siemers Holsteins! CLICK HERE for more information about the successful day of Siemers.

Click to enlarge - Rosedale Lucky-Rose-Red
10 July 2015
Banner day for Rosedale Genetics

Congratulation to the team at Rosedale Genetics for a banner day at the Wisconsin State Red & White Holstein Show held yesterday in Madison, Wis. Kicking off the cow show with a first place win in the junior two-year-old class with Rosedale the Rose-Red (Destry x REDROSE). Winning the four-year-old class and named Senior Champion of the Show was Rosedale Lucky Rose-Red (Perseus x EX Sanchez x REDROSE) (pictured). Rosedale also won the Senior Best Three Females Class and was named Premier Breeder of the Show. Congrats!