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Deadlines

MAR. 1- Genomic samples must be to lab prior to this date for the April evaluation release.
MAR. 1- Entries due for the Leading Living Lifetime Production Contest. Cows alive as of December 31, 2016, are eligible. Minimum DHIR production levels for nominating are 200,000 lbs. milk, 9,500 lbs. fat, and 7,500 lbs. protein.
MAR. 1- National Jersey Youth Achievement contest applications are due.
MAR. 1- National Jersey Youth Production Contest entries due. Forms available from the USJersey website.
APR. 1- Genomic samples must be to lab prior to this date for the May evaluation release.
APR. 20- Deadline for AJCA director petitions to be in the AJCA office.
APR. 24- Deadline for NAJ director petitions to be in the AJCA office.
MAY 1- Genomic samples must be to lab prior to this date for the June evaluation release.
JUNE 1- Genomic samples must be to lab prior to this date for the July evaluation release.
JULY 1- Genomic samples must be to lab prior to this date for the August evaluation release.


Appraisals

MARCH- Washington, northern California and Oregon; Minnesota and North Dakota; Iowa, South Dakota and Nebraska
APRIL- California and Nevada
MAY- Vermont and New Hampshire; Maine, Massachusetts and Connecticut; North Carolina; New Mexico and western Texas; Arizona and southern California
JUNE- Kansas, Oklahoma, Nebraska and Colorado; Idaho and Utah; Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia and Delaware, Texas; Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana

 

Sales

MAR. 18 - MASSACHUSETTS ALL BREEDS BLUE RIBBON CALF SALE, Eastern States Exposition Center, W. Springfield, Mass.; 11:00 a.m. (EDT); for more information contact Moira Poitras at 413/245-4589 or mpoitras@charter.net.
MARCH 24-MIDWEST SPRING SPECIAL
, Olmstead Fairgrounds, Rochester, Minn., 12:00 p.m. (CDT); for more information contact Greg Nelson, 320/583-7450.
MAR. 25 - IOWA SPRING EXTRAVAGANZA SALE, Fayette County Fairgrounds, West Union, Iowa; Iowa Jersey Cattle Club, sale mgr.
MAR. 30 - BUCKEYE CLASSIC SPRING JERSEY SALE
, Ohio Expo Center, Columbus, Ohio; 6:00 p.m. (EDT); Buckeye Dairy Club and Jersey Marketing Service, sale mgrs.; jms@usjersey.com; will be broadcast on JerseyAuctionLive.com.
APR. 1 - MILKSOURCE SELECT SALE, at the farm Kaukauna, Wis.; for more information visit https://www.milksource.com/event/milk-source-select-sale-brings-back-live-auction-format/.
APR. 7 - CROSSBROOK JERSEY JUBILEE SALE, New York State Fairgrounds, Syracuse, N.Y.; 2:30 p.m. (EDT); managed by Fraley Auction Service.
APR. 8 - KENTUCKY NATIONAL JERSEY SALE, Kentucky Expo Center, Louisville, Ky.; 12:00 noon (EDT); Jersey Marketing Service, sale mgr.; jms@usjersey.com.; will be broadcast on JerseyAuctionLive.com.
APR. 29 - NORTHEAST JERSEY CLASSIC AND BREEDERS SALE, Dusty Creek Farm, Wallingford, Vt.; 11:00 a.m. (EDT); Jersey Marketing Service, sale mgr.
MAY 6 - POST TIME AT THE RATLIFF’S, Ratliff Jerseys, Garnett, Kan.; hosted by Ron and Christy Ratliff; Avonlea Genetics, sale mgr.
MAY 6 - NEW YORK NEXT GENERATION SALE, Steuben County Fairgrounds, Bath, N.Y.; 11:00 a.m. (EDT); Jersey Marketing Service, sale mgr.; jms@usjersey.com.
MAY 7 - DERBY SHOWCASE ALL BREEDS SALE, Lakeview Park, Frankfort, Ky.; 2:00 p.m. (EDT); Louisville Jersey Parish, sale mgr.; for more information contact Jackie Branham, 502/545-0890
MAY 8-16 - WISCONSIN STATE JERSEY SALE ON JERSEYBID.COM, sale opens on May 8 for bidding and lots close on May 16; Jersey Marketing Service, sale mgr.; catalog at www.JerseyBid.com.
MAY 13 - WESTERN SPRING HEIFER SALE, Clackamas County Fairgrounds, Canby, Ore.; Pat Gourley, sale chair.
MAY 20 - PRAIRIELAND PRODUCTION SALE
, West Union, Iowa; 11:00 a.m. (CDT); Jersey Marketing Service, sale mgr.; jms@usjersey.com; sale will be broadcast on JerseyAuctionLive.com.
MAY 27 - SOUTHERN SELECTION SALE
, Taylor Jersey Farm, Booneville, Miss.; Traditon Auction Services, sale mgr.; will be broadcast live on JerseyAuctionLive.com.
MAY 29 - OHIO SPRING JERSEY SALE, Wayne County Fairgrounds, Wooster, Ohio; Jersey Marketing Service, sale mgr.
JUNE 24 - 60TH NATIONAL HEIFER SALE
, Gettysburg, Pa.; 1:00 p.m. (CDT); Jersey Marketing Service, sale mgr.; jms@usjersey.com; will be broadcast live on JerseyAuctionLive.com.
OCT. 4-TOP OF THE WORLD JERSEY SALE, Madison, Wis.; 7:00 p.m. (CDT); Jersey Marketing Service, sale mgr.; jms@usjersey.com; will be broadcast on JerseyAuctionLive.com.
NOV. 4 - 60TH POT O'GOLD SALE, Kentucky Expo Center, Louisville, Ky.; 4:30 p.m. (EST); Jersey Marketing Service, sale mgr.; jms@usjersey.com.
NOV. 5 - THE 65TH ALL AMERICAN JERSEY SALE, West Exhibit Hall, Louisville, Ky.; 4:30 p.m (EST); Jersey Marketing Service, sale mgr.; jms@usjersey.com.


Meetings and Expositions

MAR. 4 - MARYLAND JERSEY BREEDERS ANNUAL MEETING, Mountain Gate Restaurant, Thurmont, Md.
MAR. 4-MINNESOTA
jersey breeders meeting, Jackpot Junction Convention Center, Morton, Minn.; 1:00 p.m. (CST).
MAR. 4-WISCONSIN JERSEY BREEDERS’ Association ANNUAL MEETING, Deer Valley Lodge, Barneveld, Wis.; 10:00 a.m. (CST).
MAR. 8-UTAH STATE JERSEY BREEDERS MEETING, Utah State University, Logan, Utah; 7:00 a.m. (MDT).
MAR. 9-NATIONAL ALL-JERSEY INC. BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING, Embassy Suites Hotel, Columbus, Ohio.
MAR. 10-11-PENNSYLVANIA JERSEY CATTLE ASSOCIATION ANNUAL MEETING, State College, Pa.
MAR. 10-11-AMERICAN JERSEY CATTLE ASSOCIATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING, Embassy Suites Hotel, Columbus, Ohio.
MAR. 11-ALL AMERICAN PLANNING COMMITTEE MEETINGS, Embassy Suites Hotel, Columbus, Ohio.
MAR. 15-16-PDPW BUSINESS CONFERENCE, Alliant Energy Center, Madison, Wis.
MAR. 28-30-CENTRAL PLAINS DAIRY EXPO, Denny Sanford Premier Center Complex, Sioux Falls, S.D.
APRIL 7-8-JERSEY CANADA’S GENERAL MEETING, St. John, New Brunswick.
APRIL 11-13-DAIRY CALF AND HEIFER ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE, Madison Marriott West, Madision, Wis.
APR. 28-NEW ENGLAND JERSEY BREEDERS BANQUET, Southside Steakhouse, Rutland, Vt.; 6:00 p.m. Social begins; banquet at 7:00 p.m. (EDT).
June 10-25—World Jersey Cattle Bureau Annual Meeting and Study Tour; Costa Rica; Contact: wjcbcostarica2017; or World Jersey Cattle Bureau, secretary@wjcb.net.
JUNE 25-28-AMERICAN DAIRY SCIENCE ASSOCIATION ANNUAL MEETING
, Pittsburgh, Pa.
JUNE 21-24-ANNUAL MEETINGS OF THE AMERICAN JERSEY CATTLE ASSOCIATION AND NATIONAL ALL-JERSEY INC.; Wyndham Gateway Gettysburg Hotel; Gettysburg, Pa.
JULY 9-14-JERSEY YOUTH ACADEMY, Columbus, Ohio.

 

Shows

MAR. 25 - MICHIGAN SPRING JERSEY SHOW, Michigan State University Livestock Pavilion, East Lansing, Mich.
MAR. 31 - OHIO SPRING DAIRY EXPO JERSEY SHOW,
(beginning with cows); Ohio Expo Center, Columbus, Ohio; 10:00 a.m. (EDT); Herby Lutz, Chester, S.C., judge.
APR. 8-55TH KENTUCKY NATIONAL SHOW,
Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center, Louisville, Ky.; 10:00 a.m. (EDT).
APR. 9-NEW YORK SPRING CAROUSEL JERSEY SHOW,
New York State Fairgrounds, Syracuse, N.Y.; Mike Berry, Albany, Ore., judge
APR. 20-21-CALIFORNIA SPRING JERSEY SHOW,
Turlock Fairgrounds, Turlock, Calif.
APR. 22-MIDWEST NATIONAL SPRING JERSEY SHOW,
Alliant Energy Center, Madison, Wis.; Paul Trapp, Taylor, Wis., judge
APR. 28 - WISCONSIN SPRING SHOW, Alliant Energy Center, Madison, Wis.
MAY 5-6 - THE 19th ANNUAL WISCONSIN JERSEY SPRING SPECTACULAR SHOW,
Vernon County Fairgrounds,Viroqua, Wis.
JULY 9 - WISCONSIN STATE JERSEY SHOW,
Alliant Energy Center, Madison, Wis.
AUG. 10 - IOWA STATE FAIR OPEN JERSEY SHOW;
Iowa State Fairgrounds, Des Moines, Iowa; 8:30 a.m. (CDT).
AUG. 12-IOWA STATE FAIR JUNIOR JERSEY SHOW;
Iowa State Fairgrounds, Des Moines, Iowa; 7:30 a.m. (CDT).
AUG. 16-INDIANA STATE FAIR OPEN JERSEY SHOW,
Indiana State Fairgrounds, Indianapolis, Ind.
SEPT. 3-NEW YORK STATE FAIR JERSEY SHOW,
New York State Fairgrounds, Syracuse, N.Y.
SEPT. 3-WESTERN NATIONAL JERSEY OPEN AND JUNIOR SHOW,
Oregon State Fairgrounds, Salem, Ore.; Pat Conroy, Angola, Ind., judge.
OCT. 3-INTERNATIONAL JERSEY SHOW,
Heifers, Alliant Energy Center, Madison, Wis.; 3:00 p.m. (CST); Mike Berry, Albany, Ore., judge; Corey Couch, Victoria, Aust., associate judge.
OCT. 4-INTERNATIONAL JERSEY SHOW,
Cows, Alliant Energy Center, Madison, Wis.; 7:30 a.m. (CST); Mike Berry, Albany, Ore., judge; Corey Couch, Victoria, Aust., associate judge.
NOV. 4-THE ALL AMERICAN JUNIOR JERSEY SHOW,
Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville, Ky.; 8:00 a.m. (EST)
NOV. 5-NATIONAL JERSEY JUG FUTURITY,
Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville, Ky.; 1:00 p.m. (EST).
NOV. 6-THE ALL AMERICAN JERSEY SHOW,
Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center, Louisville, Ky.; 7:30 a.m. (EST).