Elliot is New Southwestern Rep for Holstein

News EditorCompany Announcement, Holstein Association

Congratulations to Jenny Elliot, Hico, Texas on her new position with Holstein Association USA. Elliot joins the company as the Southwestern Regional Representative and will provide support to Registered Holstein breeders in New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas. Elliott is a December 2008 graduate of Tarleton State University, with a degree in Agricultural Services and Development, with an emphasis in Agricultural … Read More

Holstein Association USA Award Applications Now Online

News EditorCompetition, Holstein Association, Industry News

The 2009 Holstein Association USA award applications are now available online. These awards recognize notable members, breeders, and friends of the Association. Applications for the Distinguished Young Holstein Breeder, Elite Breeder, and Distinguished Leadership Award are due to the national office by March 31, 2009. The Distinguished Young Holstein Breeder Award recognizes significant accomplishments of young Registered Holstein Breeders, ages … Read More

70% Registered with NAIS

News EditorAnimal ID, Industry News

IDairy is pleased to announce that 70% of the United States’ 59,000 commercial dairy producers are estimated to have registered their premises as part of the National Animal Identification System (NAIS). Today more than 42,000 dairy producers are estimated to have registered their premises under NAIS. During the past year, IDairy worked with state and federal officials to promote dairy … Read More

Osborn Wins Rumler Scholarship

News EditorEducation, General, Holstein Association

Congratulations to Kasey Osborn, Genoa, New York, for winning the 2008 Robert H. Rumler Scholarship. The scholarship is administered by the Holstein Association USA and was established in 1984 to honor former Association Executive Secretary Mr. Rumler. Kasey certainly has already built an impressive resume in the industry and is much deserving of this award. Osborn is currently enrolled in … Read More