USJersey Today: All American Deadline 3 Days Away

USJersey Today: All American Deadline 3 Days Away

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ON THE JERSEY MARKETING SERVICE SALE CALENDAR
Saturday, Sept. 22 … New York Fall Sale, Broome
County Fairgrounds, Whitney, Point, N.Y. 11:00 A.M. EDT. Click here for sale catalog. Monday, Sept. 24 … Closing of September JerseyBid Online Auction. Click here for consignments. Tuesday, Sept. 25 … 76th Vermont State Sale, North Haverhill Fairgrounds, North Haverhill, N.H.. 10:30 A.M. EDT. Click here for sale catalog. Tuesday, October 2 … Top of the World Sale, Sale Pavilion, World Dairy Expo, Madison, Wis. 7:00 P.M. CDT. Click here for catalog web site. Thursday, October 4 … Dairyland Protein Sale, Rock County 4-H Fairgrounds, Janesville, Wis. 11:00 A.M. CDT. Click here for catalog web site.
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Click here for complete JMS auction sale calendar. NEW … from Jersey Marketing ServicePost and search FREE to move Jerseys in and out of your herd. Click here to view, and call JMS to list at 614/361-9716. Quality photos and video are encouraged to showcase your FREE Jersey Classified.

RECORDED PROGRAMS FROM OHIO STATE FIELD DAY NOW ONLINE Environmental Impact and Sustainability of Jersey Milk Production, Dr. Judith Capper, Washington State University

Genomic Evaluations: Powerful Tool for Improving Dairy Cattle, Chuck Sattler, Select Sires and Cari Wolfe, American Jersey Cattle Association

Development of a Jersey Branded Beef Program: Realities, Limitations, and Opportunities, Dr. Francis Fluharty, The Ohio State University

THIS MONTH IN JERSEY GENOMICS The next webcast airs Wednesday, September 19 at 12:00 Noon Eastern, 11:00 a.m. Central, 10:00 a.m. Mountain and 9:00 a.m. Pacific ... click to register. Learn what’s new and exciting in genomics for Jersey cattle, and stay current on genomic services from USJersey. Each program starts with 10-minute segment on the latest in genomics testing and practical application of genomic information, pose your questions online in real time, or submit them prior to each program by email. To view previous programs in the series on demand, click here.

THIS THURSDAY … FINAL PAYMENTS DUE FOR 2012 JERSEY JUG FUTURITY, AND ENTRY DEADLINE FOR 60th ALL AMERICAN SHOWS Don’t wait until the last minute! September 20—this Thursday—is the postmark deadline for payment of the final nomination fee ($35.00) and the eligibility report for 3-year-old cows for the 2012 National Jersey Jug Futurity. Thursday is also the deadline for making entries in The All American Jersey Show and All American Junior Jersey Show. Click here for entry information, and register to make your entries online.

THE REGISTRATION COUNT WITH TWO WEEKS LEFT IN SEPTEMBER

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Save money by sending in applications before calves reach six (6) months of age. Return your TimeSaver applications today, call your Area Representative or AJCA Herd Services for assistance, or log on infoJersey today!

SEMEN NEEDED FOR GENOMICS RESEARCH ON GENETIC RECESSIVES The advancement of genomics research holds the potential to discover SNPs and/or halplotypes that can identify carrier and affected animals for the genetic recessives of Limber Legs (LL) and Rectovaginal Constriction (RVC). In order to facilitate this research, the AJCA is requesting semen donations of 38 declared carrier sires. Click here for the list of bulls needed, or contact Cari Wolfe for more information.

REQUEST GENOTYPING TEST KITS NOW, SUBMIT ASAP While Friday, October 12 is the submission deadline for November female genomic evaluations, THE SOONER SAMPLES ARE RECEIVED at the lab, the better! To order test kits, log onto the Genomic Testing Express Order System. Fax your order to 614/861-8040. Or, send it by email. For direct assistance, call the Genomics Service & Order Hotline at 614/322-4482.

American Jersey Cattle Association National All-Jersey Inc. Jersey Marketing Service

09.17.2012