Animal Ag Bites

Jamie Johansen


  • Diageo, the company behind the world’s top selling liqueur brand, Baileys, announces Ireland’s finest Holstein Friesian dairy cows with Laurelmore Duplex Impala EX 96 crowned the Diageo Baileys® Irish Champion, owned by John Barrett from Togher Co. Cork.
  • Mark your calendars for the National Brahman Show & International Field Day. The event will take place Oct. 15-16, 2015 in College Station, Texas. Listen to featured speakers, take part in the fun action and checkout cattle exhibits.
  • MilkSource Genetics, a well-respected World Dairy Expo exhibitor and sponsor, has committed to support youth exhibitors through sponsoring the International Junior Holstein Show premiums. Premiums are awarded to the top 10 exhibitors in the heifer classes and the top five exhibitors in the cow classes.
  • Women are invited to the Dairy Girl Network (DGN) event during the All-American Dairy Show in Harrisburg, Penn. Dairy girls will meet on Monday, Sept. 14 from 5–7:00 pm. The networking dinner is open to women involved with any part of dairy.
  • Nedap announces a new U.S. training program based in Carthage, Ill. This training program utilizes the state-of-the-art training center at Carthage Veterinary Service to educate the industry on electronic sow feeding systems.
Animal Bites