Four new Excellent Jersey cows at Hoard’s Dairyman Farm

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Four new Excellent Jersey cows at Hoard’s Dairyman Farm

Date: 
Tue, 07/16/2013

Young cows also score well.

by Patti Hurtgen, Hoard’s Dairyman Online Media Manager

Elizabeth Moss and Corey Geiger Over 200 milking cows were evaluated by American Jersey Cattle Association appraisers, Elizabeth Moss and Shawn Styer, in mid-June 2013. At the end of the day, there were four new Excellent cows, bringing the total of Jerseys appraised at E-90% and above to seven.

The new Excellent cows include:

  • #183 CRK Ryker Serena Sidra E-91% (raised from VG-88%) in 5th lactation
    Sired by O.F. Advent Ryker-ET

  • #550 Kutz Maximum 5802 E-90 (raised from VG-83%) in 4th lactation
    Sired by Sunset Canyon Maximum-ET

  • #653 Ahlem Iotola Valentine 31508 E-90% (raised from VG-82%) in 3rd lactation
    Sired by SC Gold Dust Paramount Iotola-ET

  • #618 PR Kutz Maximus 7024 E-90% (raised from D-74%) in 3rd lactation
    Sired by Sunset Canyon Maximus-ET

The other Excellent cows include:

  • #638 Ahlem Lexington Dream 19996 E-91%
    Sired by Woodstock Lexington-ET

  • #697 Country Megastar E-90%
    Sired by BW Country-ET

  • #642 Ahlem Jacinto Grace 30208 E-90%
    Sired by Mason Lemvig Jacinto

There were 34 Very Good first lactation cows. The highlights included:

  • #3525 K&K Amity 3525 VG-87%
    Sired by Lyon Impuls Amity

  • #3543 K&K Campbell 3543 VG-86%
    Sired by Calamitys Action Campbell-ET

  • #1531 GR Dairyman Region Cuddles 1531 VG-85%
    Sired by Maacdairy Region-ET

  • #1554 Illini Region Sail 1554 VG-85%
    Sired by Maacdairy Region-ET

Visit www.hoards.com/farm to learn more about the Hoard's Dairyman Farm.

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The author is the online media manager and is responsible for the website, webinars and social media. A graduate of Modesto Junior College and Fresno State, she was raised on a California dairy and frequently blogs on youth programs and consumer issues.


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