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13 Awarded Milk Source College Scholarships

Nearly $11,000 in college scholarships has been awarded to 13 students through the 2017 Milk Source Employee Family Scholarship program. Employees, their spouses or their children are eligible to apply for the scholarships, which have awarded nearly $35,000 in just three years. Students at five different UW Campuses, Fox Valley […]

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Dairy Cares of Wisconsin Honored With State Fundraiser Award

Our thanks to Wisconsin State Farmer for sharing the following story:  Jim and Annette Ostrom of De Pere, on behalf of Dairy Cares of Wisconsin, will receive the 2017 Wisconsin “Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser Award” for their efforts supporting Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. The honor, selected by the Association of Professional […]

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MilkSource Genetics Cows Enjoy Strong Reclassifications

MilkSource Genetics is proud to announce new classifications for some of its showcase cows: Milksource Dfnt Lexus-Red-ET is now VG-88. Arethusa Daryl Sienna reached EX-90 right at 2 years old. Both Trefle Chassep Doorman and Heatherstone Redhot-Red (pictured) maxed out at EX-92. Miss Apple Snapple-Red-ET is now EX-93. And Underwood Dusk Jazz-RED reached EX-94. All the […]

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MilkSource Genetics Named “Premier Exhibitor” at State Holstein Show

MilkSource Genetics was honored to be named Premier Exhibitor at the 2017 Wisconsin State Championship Holstein Show. The team was anchored by strong showings in multiple divisions, including: Trefle Chassep Doorman: Reserve Grand Champion, Intermediate Champion & 1st Jr. 3 Year Old. Strans-Jen-D Tequila RED-ET: Honorable Mention Grand Champion, Reserve Senior […]

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Musqie Iatola Martha Achieves EX-96 Score

Musqie Iatola Martha, who has won three consecutive Supreme Champion titles at the World Dairy Expo and The Royal Winter Agricultural Fair, has added to her growing list of accomplishments. She is newly classified as EX-96, the first Jersey cow in the MilkSource Genetics herd to achieve such heights. “Martha […]

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Milk Source Purchases Sharpe Farms Dairy Cow Herd

LA BELLE, Mo. — Milk Source, LLC has announced it has reached an agreement to purchase the dairy cow herd and operation from Sharpe Holdings, based in La Belle. “This is an exciting purchase for us,” Milk Source Partner Jim Ostrom said of the acquisition of the 5,200-plus cow operation. […]

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