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October 2, 2017

WDE Youth Fitting Contest Breaks Previous Record

  MADISON, WIS. – The eighth annual World Dairy Expo® Youth Fitting Contest experienced record participation on Sunday, October 1 in the Estrumate Sale Pavilion. The 24 contestants, ranging in age from 13 to 21, were allotted one hour to prepare an animal to show-ready quality. Placing the contest was Trenton Styczynski, a professional dairy cattle…

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July 3, 2017

2017 MN Junior Holstein Show

The 2017 Minnesota State Junior Holstein Show was held on June 23, 2017 in Hutchinson, Minnesota at the McLeod County Fairgrounds. Judge Jason Danhof placed 77 heifers and 34 cows for a grand total of 111 head in the junior show. Junior Champion of the show was awarded to the first place Winter Yearling, Budjon-Vail…

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May 24, 2017

Finalists Named for 64th Princess Kay of the Milky Way

ST. JOSEPH, Minn. – The 12 young women who will compete for the title of Minnesota’s 64th Princess Kay of the Milky Way have been named, paving the way for each of them to have their likenesses carved in blocks of butter during the 2017 Minnesota State Fair. The announcement came after a weekend leadership…

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May 4, 2017

Dairy Camps for the summer of 2017

Interested in signing up for Dairy Camp? The following are two dairy camps that are being held during the summer of ’17. 2017 Gopher Dairy Camp Registration 2017 SDSU Dairy Camp Registration

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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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