“I’ll spend the rest of my lifetime and I’ll never find a cow like this again,” beamed MilkSource Genetics Partner Jim Ostrom.
MilkSource Genetics also announced an ownership partnership for Martha with Fernando Jarquin of Finco Valparaiso & Productos Valparaiso in Guatemala. “We are excited to work with Fernando to raise the international profile of this amazing animal,” said John Vosters, MilkSource Genetics partner.
Bolstering the celebratory atmosphere at Canada’s premier dairy show, Martha’s Holstein herdmate Co-Vale Dempsy Dina 4270-ET joined her on the podium after being named Reserve Supreme Champion of The Royal.
Here’s a recap of our highlights:
Canadian National Jersey Show
Musquie Iatola Martha won Supreme Champion, Grand Champion Jersey, Senior Champion & 1st Mature Cow
SV Colton Highway-ET named HM Champion Calf & 1st Summer Yearling
Canadian National Holstein Show
TK-Plain-View Ripley captured 1st Five Year Old
Co-Vale Dempsy Dina 4270-ET won Res. Supreme Champion, Grand Champion Holstein & 1st Four Year Old
Arethusa Daryl Sienna won 1st Senior Two Year Old
Treffle Chassep Doorman won 2nd Junior Three Year Old
International Red & White Show
Miss Apple Snapple-RED-ETS captured 2nd Four Year Old
Heatherstone Redhot-Red won 1st Junior Three Year Old, Res. Int. Champion & HM Grand Champion
Strans-Jen-D Tequila-RED-ET captured XXXXXXXXX
Milksource Arman Carrot-RED won 1st Summer Yearling & HM Grand Champion Calf