2015 New England Holstein Annual Meeting will be hosted by Massachusetts Holstein on October 23 & 24 at the Murray D. Lincoln Campus Center at UMass, Amherst. Room rate $129. More information to follow.
Pine Tree Holstein Show - August 31, Entry Deadline August 15 Rules and Entry Form
Vermont Holstein Show - September 6, Entry Deadline August 12 Rules and Entry Form
Press release from Holsein USA:
Joseph Real of Georgia, Vermont, is the grand prize winner of Holstein Association USA Inc.’s 2015 Junior Acrostic Contest. Joseph’s acrostic also won first in the intermediate division. As grand prize winner, he receives a Kindle Fire. Click here to see his Acrostic and division winners.
Press Release from Holstein USA: Conant Acresof Canton, ME recognized as 2015 Elite Breeder. Click to read the story.
2014 New England Convention pictures are on Facebook
Congratulations to Cindy Putnam, our 2014 Distinguished Service Award recipient
Pineland Futurity Placings at the Northeast National Holstein Show, the Bige E: 1st Arethusa Farm, CT; 2nd Fairmont Farm, VT; 3rd Brooke & Lindsay Clark, NH; 4th Scott Davenport & Alan Shearer, CT; 5th Hannah Schillawsk, CTi; 6th Lauren Schillawski, CT
Northeast Fall National Holstein Show: Premier Breeder: 1st Four-Hills, VT; 2nd CLF LLC, NJ; tied for 3rd Arethusa Farm, CT and Cowtown Holsteins, VT. Premier Exhibitor: 1st Four-Hills, VT; 2nd Arethusa Farm, CT; 3rd CLF LLC, NJ ALL PLACINGS
Vermont State Holstein Show Placings Pictures on Facebook!
Congratulations to the Audet Family of Blue Spruce Farm in Bridport, Vermont, the 2014 ESE Agricultural Adventurers Award recipient. This very special award is given to people who are far ahead of the curve and giving back to society. See the photo on our Facebook page. Read their story here.
2015 Northeast Ag Green Mountain Futurity Entry form - Deadline May 1
New Hampshire Holstein will be hosting the 2014 New England Convention. Tentative plans are for a one day trip up to Quebec on October 24, 2014. The bus will leave West Lebanon around 7:00 a.m. and return by 8:00 p.m. One farm on the tour will be Lookout Farm, Callum McKinven & Family. Interested? Please send us message as soon as possible can we can make more concrete plans. Tour will only take place if enough people communicate an interest.
Congratulations to the 2013 Pineland Futurity Winners at the Northeast Fall National Holstein Show:
1st place$1,407 - Watch-Hill Starfire Eliza, Scott Davenport & Alan Shearer
2nd place $468 - Arbutusland Aspen Minnie, Martha Seifert