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January 21, 2019

Congratulations to 40- and 50-Year Members of Holstein USA

Holstein Association USA recently posted their list of 40-and 50-year members. Five members from Minnesota are celebrating their 40th year of membership with Holstein Association USA. The members celebrating this milestone anniversary are listed below. We would like to congratulate all of these members. To see a complete list of 40-year members, click here and to view…

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January 14, 2019

Congratulations to 2018 High-Ranking BAA% Herds from Minnesota and South Dakota

Last week, Holstein Association USA released the lists of the top Holstein Breed Age Average (BAA%) herds for 2018 classifications. A number of herds from Minnesota and South Dakota ranked in the list of Overall Top 200 BAA Herds for 2018. The top herd from Minnesota was John P. & Rachael Holmgren with a rank…

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December 14, 2018

Enter the 2019 Minnesota Brood Cow Contest

The Minnesota Brood Cow Contest is back and open to all Minnesota Holstein members. Do you have a special cow that has been the foundation for your herd? Maybe she has made an impact in other herds through daughters sold or sons in A.I.? How about a cow family that has been successful for you?…

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December 4, 2018

Save the Date for the Spring Special Sale at CattleClub.com

Minnesota Holstein Association will be hosting the Spring Special online auction at CattleClub.com. The online event will take place in conjunction with the Minnesota All-Breeds Convention February 28 through March 2, 2019. More information about exciting consignments coming soon! Where can I see what’s selling? This sale is not your traditional live auction, however, we…

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December 3, 2018

Apply for the Holstein Association Distinguished Young Holstein Breeder Award

We would like to encourage members from Minnesota and South Dakota to apply for the Distinguished Young Breeder Award. You can download an application at the Holstein USA website on the awards page or request a copy from the Minnesota Holstein Association office. Application is due to MHA Office by: January 25, 2019. Please see the award…

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December 3, 2018

Submit Your Nomination for the Minnesota Holstein Association Person of the Year Award

Do you know of someone who has demonstrated exemplary actions for the Minnesota Holstein Association? Does someone come to mind that shares their passion and encourages others to be involved in the Minnesota Holstein Association? If so, please fill out a Person of the Year Nomination form by January 25th and email to minnesotaholstein@gmail.com to…

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December 3, 2018

Very Good Two-Year Olds from Minnesota and South Dakota in November 2018

Congratulations to the Very Good Two-Year Olds from Minnesota that were scored in November 2018. This list is Courtesy of Holstein USA. Printable Version   HARRINGA MOGUL 1384-85 Aho Bros. Inc JU-LAR DOORMAN PENNY-88 Lindahl Farms LLC HOLLERMANN DAMARIS 506Y-ET-85 Shawn Hollermann JE-KO RAGER CRIMSON-RED-85 Jeffrey & Korinna Rohde HARRINGA PETY 1380-85 Aho Bros. Inc HOLLERMANN…

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December 3, 2018

First Time Excellents from Minnesota and South Dakota in November 2018

Congratulations to the First Time Excellents from Minnesota that were scored in November 2018. This list is Courtesy of Holstein USA. Printable Version   SHEEKNOLL ATWOOD 2565-ET- 90 Adam G. Johnson LIDA-ACRES WOOD SCARLETT- 90 Gregory B. Johnson BRODEEN PURE GOLD JASPER- 90 Peter Laveau SONNEK ATWOOD KATELYN-ET- 90 Eric Sonnek BLUMENFELD JACEY 4462-ET- 90 Blumenfeld…

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November 29, 2018

Sign-up for the Golden Gopher Futurity

The Golden Gopher Futurity Program is an exciting program in Minnesota Holstein that many of you may not know about. Minnesota Futurity Facts: The more entries the higher the payouts, down 25 places. There are two classes; Production & Type. You can choose one or both when entering. The production formula used is on 305…

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Klus-Grove Fever Rowdy Tops 2018 Fall Harvest Sale

November 21, 2018

Klus-Grove Fever Rowdy Tops 2018 Fall Harvest Sale

Holstein enthusiasts from all over Minnesota and surrounding states filled the bleachers at the McLeod County Fairgrounds in Hutchinson, Minn., on Saturday, November 17, 2018. Although our industry is amidst a time of hardship, the quality of cattle that filled the sale line-up provided a feeling of optimism and appreciation for the Holstein cow. At…

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