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Click to enlarge - Selling the Show String starts this Friday!
August 21, 2017
Selling the Show String starts this Friday!

‘Selling the Show String’ will be held online August 25-29, 2017. There will be 13 elite animals selling that will arrive at Minnesota State Fair on August 28 and be ready for viewing! Make sure to take a closer look at this impressive lineup. 

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August 18, 2017
Top 25 NM$ Heifers (under 24 months)

The top 25 NM$ heifers in the U.S. (under 24 months) has been posted. VIEW CHART 

  1. DE-SU FRAZZLED 6984 NM$ +1109
  2. SANDY-VALLEY HIGHLIGHT NM$ +1076
  3. MELARRY FRAZZLD FANDANGO NM$ +1075
  4. LEANINGHOUSE MDSTY 22575 NM$ +1072
  5. MS 78141 NM$ +1066
August 17, 2017
Top 25 GTPI RC* Heifers USA

The top 25 GTPI RC* Heifers in the US has been posted. VIEW CHART

  1. KENMORE MODESTY ADRIANA GTPI+2860
  2. BLUMENFELD APPRENTI 5682 GTPI+2797
  3. 840003137262057 GTPI+2773
  4. ND-DRUVALE JEDI JASPER GTPI+2758
  5. KENMORE APPRENTICE ADDY GTPI+2722
Click to enlarge - Final Hour
August 17, 2017
Final Hour

The Holstein Plaza Online Embryo Auction is now in it's FINAL HOUR of bidding. If you're looking to purchase some embryos backed by deep pedigreed cow families, potential high genomic animals, show type or just increasing your herd be sure to get your bids in before it's too late! 

BID NOW

Click to enlarge - Summer Celebration Sale
August 17, 2017
Summer Celebration Sale

Just a reminder... The Duckett Holsteins Summer Celebration Sale will take place Friday, August 18, 2017, at the Great Northern Sales Arena in Fond du Lac, WI. There will be 45 offspring selling from the best cow families bred and developed by Mike & Julie Duckett along with special select outside consignments. 

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Click to enlarge - Final BID day
August 17, 2017
Final BID day

This weeks Online Embryo Auction closes today! Selling are 21 exciting lots backed by tremendous cow families with deep maternal lines and mated to popular mating sires. Whether you're looking for show type, high index, production or red & white! No matter what your goals may be, we have it! We're now in our final hours of bidding!! 

BID NOW

August 16, 2017
Top 25 GTPI Cows (80 or higher)

The top 25 GTPI cows scoring GP-80 or higher in the U.S. has been posted. VIEW CHART

  1. Ms Delicious Nighout GTPI+2872
  2. Ms Delicious Nighout 2 GTPI+2872
  3. Ms Nightout Delight GTPI+2834
  4. Miss Ocd Rbst Delicious GTPI+2798
  5. S-S-I Jospr Marina 11371 GTPI+2796
Click to enlarge - 24 HOURS
August 16, 2017
24 HOURS

The Holstein Plaza Online Embryo Auction closes tomorrow, August 17, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. (EST). Offerings from the best North American cow families direct from the top quality herds of Holstein Plaza members sell and featuring numerous packages of tremendous SEXED lots and combinations with a high PA-GTPI! Now that we're down to 24 hours before the auction closes.. Make sure you get your bids in! 

BID NOW

August 16, 2017
Top 25 NM$ Cows (80 or higher)

The top 25 NM$ cows (80 or higher) has been posted. VIEW CHART

  1. MS DELICOUS NIGHTOUT NM$ +969
  2. MS DELICOUS NIGHTOUT 2 NM$ +969
  3. MS NIGHTOUT DELIGHT NM$ +950
  4. MISS OCD ROBST DELICIOUS NM$ +938
  5. ENDCO YODER L7933 9839 NM$ 935
Click to enlarge - Kingboy Embryos
August 16, 2017
Kingboy Embryos

Lots selling in the Online Embryo Auction that are sired by the popular mating sire, Kingboy! 

LOT 1 ~ Sexed Kingboy x Sheeknoll Doorman Aspire

LOT 7 ~ Sexed Kingboy x Budjon-Boys Doorman Summer

Click to enlarge - 50 units of VANDER semen sells
August 15, 2017
50 units of VANDER semen sells

Selling 50 units of Mr Speek Hangtime VANDER semen. VANDER scores a tremendous +2703 GTPI, boasts +1174 milk and a fantastic SCE of 6.2%. Sired by Hangtime and backed by the Chief Adeens his type numbers are equally impressive +2.47 PTAT, +2.60 UDC and +2.09 FLC. 

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August 15, 2017
Top 25 PTAT Cows (GP or higher)

The top 25 PTAT Cows (GP or higher) list is now completed and has been posted! VIEW CHART 

  1. OUR-FAVORITE VORACIOUS PTAT+4.11
  2. MS APPLE ARRIELLA PTAT+3.98
  3. DINOMI DRMAN RYLEY PTAT+3.95
  4. LOTTOS ATWOOD LIZETTE PTAT+3.93
  5. SCIENTIFIC D CAMBRIA RAE PTAT+3.92

Upcoming Events

Aug 25, 2017 through Aug 29, 2017
Selling the Show String
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Sep 1, 2017 through Sep 7, 2017
Holstein Plaza Online Embryo Auction
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Sep 15, 2017 through Sep 21, 2017
Holstein Plaza Online Embryo Auction
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Oct 3, 2017 through Oct 9, 2017
Holstein Plaza Online Embryo Auction
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Oct 5, 2017
Special Holstein Sale
Madison, Wisconsin

Managed by GS Auctions LLC

Oct 20, 2017 through Oct 26, 2017
Holstein Plaza Online Embryo Auction
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Nov 3, 2017 through Nov 9, 2017
Holstein Plaza Online Embryo Auction
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Top Genomics

Top 10 GTPI Variant Red Heifers
August 2017
 NameCow FamilyGTPIOwner Name
1RI-VAL-RE DIOR 12839-REDIslehaven Gold Dancer2681Penn England LLC
2TERRA-LINDA JEDI 260Stoneden Fools Gold2601Michael, Michael Jr & Craig
3EMMERT JEDI EDGE-REDStoneden Fools Gold2597Andrew O. Emmert
4TERRA-LINDA JEDI 267Stoneden Fools Gold2566Michael, Michael Jr & Craig
5DELCATH JEDI DESIRAE-REDWindsor-Manor Rud Zip2563Nicholas Protzman

Holstein HighlightsClassification, Registry and more!

Top 5 TPI Genomic Young Bulls with NAAB Code
August 2017
 NameSire StackGTPICow Family
1S-S-I MODESTY PINNACLE-ETModesty x Montross x Supersire291253
2S-S-I HOR MDSTY CAVALIER-ETModesty x Montross x Numero Uno290834
3MR SPRING NOBLE-ETaltaSpring x Numero Uno x Robust290236
4REDROCK-VIEW KLUTCH-ETJedi x Kingboy x Numero Uno290265
5WELCOME TARRINO 3181-ETModesty x Mardi Gras x Numero Uno290145

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Judge Pat Conroy selects Grand Champion of the 2016 International Holstein Show.