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December 27, 2016

MJHA All-Breeds Convention

The 2017 Minnesota Junior All Breeds Convention took place March 24th-26th at the Holiday INN in Owatonna, Minnesota. Youth from across the state of Minnesota gathered on Friday, March 18th for the opening of the annual meeting and convention. The convention was called to order on Friday night with opening activities including supper, mixers, fun…

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December 27, 2016

Minnesota Holstein Association Internship

Minnesota Holstein Association Communications/Sales Internship May – September 2017 (Part Time Position – 15hrs per week) Description In this internship you will be a representative of the Minnesota Holstein Association and assist the staff in promoting the association, the registered Holstein industry, the dairy industry and agriculture in its entirety. Duties will include assisting with…

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November 25, 2016

Summer Internships Available for College Students at Select Sires

PLAIN CITY, Ohio, November 25, 2016 — Select Sires Inc. has announced plans to offer summer internships at its headquarters facility in Plain City, Ohio, during the summer of 2017. Positions are available within the sales and marketing, communications, information systems and veterinary departments. “We offer a variety of hands-on internships every year to provide…

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November 1, 2016

Scholarships to Support Agriculture’s Future From Accelerated Genetics

Baraboo, Wis. (November 1, 2016) – Accelerated Genetics is helping to ensure a bright future for agriculture with the offering of various scholarships. Youth are the foundation and next generation of agriculture and Accelerated Genetics is proud to provide the following scholarships to its customer’s families! Youth Scholarship: Accelerated Genetics awards four – $500 scholarships…

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September 29, 2016

Holstein Foundation Releases New Volume of Dairy Judging Workbook

Brattleboro, Vt. (September 29, 2016)…The Holstein Foundation is pleased to introduce its newest volume, Dairy Judging, Volume 3 to its library of free workbooks available online. To download, visit www.holsteinfoundation.org/education/workbooks.html, or place an order to purchase printed copies. With the newest volume, readers will find updated pictures throughout the book as well as three new…

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September 14, 2016

World Dairy Expo® Introduces New Category to Youth Fitting Contest

MADISON, WIS. – World Dairy Expo is pleased to announce changes to its 2016 Youth Fitting Contest. The changes include the addition of an Intermediate Division for participants ages 13 to 16 years old on the day of the contest. Both the Intermediate Division and the current Senior Division, ages 17 to 21 on the…

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August 2, 2016

Holstein Association USA Distinguished Junior Member Contest Now Open to All Youth

Brattleboro, Vt. (August 1, 2016)…Holstein Association USA has updated the eligibility rules for the Distinguished Junior Member (DJM) award, removing the cap on the number of youth who may apply from any state. These changes will take effect for the 2017 competition.  The 2017 DJM application & forms are now available on the Holstein Association…

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July 6, 2016

Distinguished Junior Member Finalists Recognized at 2016 National Holstein Convention

Brattleboro, Vt. (July 5, 2016)…Holstein Association USA announced six finalists in the 2016 Distinguished Junior Member (DJM) competition, held June 27 through July 1 in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., during the National Holstein Convention. The Distinguished Junior Member recognition is the highest honor a Holstein Association USA Junior member can receive. The finalists receive annual renewed…

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July 6, 2016

Holstein Youth Compete at 2016 National Junior Holstein Convention

Brattleboro, Vt. (July 6, 2016)…The 2016 National Holstein Convention was held June 27 through July 1 in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. Over 400 Holstein Junior members competed in contests and participated in various other activities. Contests are designed to showcase talents and develop skills that will be useful for these young Holstein breeders’ future endeavors. Prepared…

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Minnesota Junior Holstein Show 2016

June 23, 2016

Minnesota Junior Holstein Show 2016

The 2016 Minnesota State Junior Holstein Show was held on June 23, 2016 in Rochester, Minnesota at the Olmstead County Fairgrounds. Judge Lynn Harbaugh placed 72 heifers and 34 cows for a grand total of 106 head in the junior show. Junior Champion of the show was awarded to the first place Summer Yearling, Butlerview…

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