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Click to enlarge - MD-Delight Durham Atlee EX-92 DOM
20 October 2015
Create the Next Show Winner!

Several fantastic combinations sell in the current Holstein Plaza Online Embryo Auction and your opportunity to create the next tanbark winner. Goldwyn embryos from the Atlees, Absolutes from the Limiteds, Awesomes from the Leonas and more. VIEW LOTS

Click to enlarge - Scientific Debutante Rae *RC EX-92
19 October 2015
EARLY Jacoby embryos sell!

Selling on the Holstein Plaza Online Embryo Auction are EARLY Jacoby embryos backed my two of the greatest TYPE cow families in the breed! Jacoby is the Doorman son of a VG Gold Chip and boast a PTAT of +3.52 with +3.11UDC and +2.07FLC. VIEW LOTS 

Click to enlarge - OConnors Planet Lucia VG-86-2YR-CAN
16 October 2015
Auction NOW OPEN for Bidding

The Holstein Plaza 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 Sexed Jedi, Sexed Supersire, Captain-Red, Apoll P-Red, Avalanche *RC, Goldwyn, Doorman, Apple Crisp *RC, Archrival and more! Don't miss the elite IVF offerings, premier polled genetics and embryos by sexed semen.

Click to enlarge - Ladys-Manor Rd Sashay VG-85 86-MS
15 October 2015
Great classification for My Ladys Manor

A great classification day for My Ladys Manor Farm of Monkton, Maryland including two new Excellents and maternal sisters from Ladys-Manor Allanas Dora EX-94; Ladys-Manor Lrg Daphne is now EX-91 at 3-04 and Ladys-Manor Wind Divine is now EX-90 91-MS. Ladys-Manor RD Sashay is also now VG-85 VG-MS and is the dam of a +2718G Yoder daughter. Ladys-Manor Dorcy Oda had her first milking daughter scored, Ladys-Manor McCord Ocean VG-86 VG-MS at 2-03.  READ MORE

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15 October 2015
Winners Announced

Holstein Plaza is excited to announce the winner's from the World Dairy Expo Daily Giveaways!


Tuesday (HP Jacket): Adam Fraley, Pa.
Wednesday (HP Jacket): Bob Zwald, Wis.
Thursday (Embryos): Paul McNallan, Minn.
Friday (Embryos): Jason Lehman, Pa.
Saturday (Embryos): Dennis Martin, Mo.

Congratulations to all our winners and thanks to everyone that stopped by our booth to visit. See you next year!

15 October 2015
Catalog NOW ONLINE for Genetic Strides Round 1

Catalog is NOW ONLINE for the Hollenshead Genetic Strides Round 1 Sale to be held Saturday, October 24 in Mercersburg, Pa.

Click to enlarge - Pine-Tree 2149Robst 4846 | Her GTPI+2680 Yoder grand daughter and +2547 Meridian daughter sold
14 October 2015
Online Heifer Sale averages nearly $13,500

The Fall Edition of the Holstein Plaza Online Heifer Sale is in the books, averaging nearly $13,500 over the lots sold. Topping the sale was Hollendale Supersire Rapid, a flush-age GTPI+2689 Supersire daughter that sold for $35,000. 2nd High seller was View-Home Sunflower GTPI+2680 who sold for $28,000 and had contending bidders from 5 different states. Maternal sister to the dam of Sunflower, View-Home Mrdian Iowa sold for $12,500. We would like to thank all the consignors for making their top genetics available for our Online Heifer Sale and all the bidders for supporting our sale. The next Online Heifer Sale is scheduled for the middle of December. If you have any questions or if you are interested in consigning please contact the Holstein Plaza staff.

Click to enlarge - Dam: Willows-Edge Bolton Flicker EX-94 2E
13 October 2015
New Very Good-88 Supersire daughter

Willows-Edge Susi Flavor is NOW Very Good-88-2YR EX-MS and one of the highest scoring Supersire daughters in the world! Flavor is the GTPI+2375 Supersire daughter of Willows-Edge Bolton Flicker EX-94 and eight more generations of VG or EX and GMDs. She was bred by Willows-Edge Holsteins and sold in the August 2015 Willows-Edge Tag Sale hosted by Holstein Plaza to Brandt-View Farms, Pa. Congratulations!

Click to enlarge - Ms Tara GC Tahiti VG-86-2YR
13 October 2015
Ms Tara GC Tahiti pictured

Ms Tara GC Tahiti VG-86-2YR has been pictured recently, Tahiti was the 1st Jr. 2-Yr-old and Reserve Intermediate Champion of the Jr. Show at World Dairy Expo. She was also the 5th place Jr. 2-Yr-Old of the Open International Holstein Show 2015. 

Click to enlarge - Walnutlawn Doorman Supra VG-86-1YR-CAN
12 October 2015
Early VG-86-1YR Doorman daughter at Walnutlawn Farms

Walnutlawn Doorman Supra is an EARLY daughter of Doorman and already scored VG-86-1YR, she is a Doorman daughter of Lavanguard Sue and the full sister to the popular high type sire Solomon! Her only daughter by Dempsey scores +19 Conformation (+20 Conformation Direct Genomic Value)! Supra will be on a flush program this fall and winter.