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Deadlines

DEC. 1 - Deadline to apply for the Fred Stout Experience on-farm and marketing internships.
DEC. 1 - Applications due for Class VI of Jersey Youth Academy.
DEC. 1 - Genomic samples must be to lab prior to this date for the January evaluation release.
DEC. 31 - National Jersey Jug Futurity payments due for 2020 entries.
JAN. 1 - Genomic samples must be to lab prior to this date for the February evaluation release.
JAN. 15 - Nominations are due in the AJCA-NAJ office for Young Jersey Breeders, Master Breeder, Distinguished Service and Meritorious Service awards.
FEB. 1 - Genomic samples must be to lab prior to this date for the March evaluation release.
MAR. 1 - Genomic samples must be to lab prior to this date for the April evaluation release.
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.


Appraisals

November - New Mexico; Arizona and southern California; Texas; Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana.
December - Pennsylvania and New Jersey; Florida, Georgia and South Carolina; Kentucky and Tennessee.
January - Wisconsin; Arkansas and Missouri; Indiana and Illinois.
February - Washington, Oregon and northern California; Minnesota and North Dakota; Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota.
March - Vermont; New Hampshire; Maine, Massachusetts and Connecticut; North Carolina; Kansas, Oklahoma, Nebraska and Colorado.
April - California and Nevada.
May - New Mexico and western Texas; Arizona and southern California; New York; Idaho and Utah; Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia and Delaware.
June - Michigan and Ohio; Texas; Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana.

 

Sales

MAR. 22 - MIDWEST SPRING SPECIAL, Olmstead Fairgrounds, Rochester, Minn., 12:00 p.m. (CDT); for more information contact Greg Nelson at gnelson1964@gmail.com.
MAR. 23 - FRANCHISE KIND 3 SALE, Ashville, Ohio; Dusty and Nicole Schirm, sale mgr.
MAY 4 - POST TIME AT THE RATLIFF’S II, Ratliff Jerseys, Garnett, Kan.; hosted by Ron and Christy Ratliff; Avonlea Genetics, sale mgr.
JUNE 26-30 - FOREVER HOPEFUL FARM TAG EVENT, at the farm, Ballston Spa, N.Y.; for more information contact, Brian Skarka at bigskark@icloud.com.


Meetings and Expositions

DEC. 1 - KENTUCKY JERSEY BREEDERS MEETING, Mercer County Extension Office, Harrodsburg, Ky.
JAN. 26 - TENNESSEE JERSEY BREEDERS MEETING, Embassy Suites, Murfreesboro, Tenn.; 9:00 a.m.
JAN. 2 - NORTH CAROLINA JERSEY BREEDERS MEETING, Iredell County Extension Office, Statesville, N.C.; 10:00 a.m.
MAR. 1-2 - 2019 MINNESOTA ALL-BREEDS CONVENTION, Stoney Creek Inn, Onalaska, Wis.
MAR. 2 - WISCONSIN JERSEY BREEDERS ASSOCIATION MEETING, Osseo, Wis.
APR. 9-11 - DAIRY CALF AND HEIFER ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE, Madison Marriott West, Middleton, Wis.
JUNE 13-28 - WORLD JERSEY CATTLE BUREAU ANNUAL MEETING (East Africa, Rwanda and Kenya); Contact: Jersey Cattle Society of the United Kingdom; info@ukjersey.com; World Jersey Cattle Bureau, secretary@wjcb.net.
JUNE 26-29 - ANNUAL MEETINGS OF THE AMERICAN JERSEY CATTLE ASSOCIATION AND NATIONAL ALL-JERSEY INC., Hilton Garden Inn, Saratogo Springs, N.Y.
JULY 14-19 - JERSEY YOUTH ACADEMY, Columbus, Ohio.

 

Shows

JAN. 11 - PENNSYLVANIA FARM SHOW JERSEY SHOW, Farm Show Complex and Expo Center, Harrisburg, Pa.; 8:00 a.m. (EST).
JAN. 21 - SOUTHWESTERN EXPOSITION AND LIVESTOCK JERSEY SHOW, Cattle Arena, Fort Worth, Texas; 12:00 p.m. (CDT).
JAN. 22 - SOUTHWESTERN EXPOSITION AND LIVESTOCK JUNIOR JERSEY SHOW, Cattle Arena, Fort Worth, Texas; 8:00 a.m. (CDT).
FEB. 15 - FLORIDA STATE FAIR OPEN JERSEY SHOW, Florida State Fairgrounds, Tampa, Fla.; 8:30 a.m. (EST).
FEB. 17-18 - FLORIDA STATE FAIR JUNIOR JERSEY SHOW, heifers on Feb. 17, cows on Feb. 18; Florida State Fairgrounds, Tampa, Fla.; 9:30 a.m. (EST) both days.
OCT. 1 - INTERNATIONAL JERSEY SHOW, Heifers, Alliant Energy Center, Madison, Wis.; 3:00 p.m. (CST).
OCT. 2 - INTERNATIONAL JERSEY SHOW, Cows, Alliant Energy Center, Madison, Wis.; 7:30 a.m. (CST).
NOV. 9 - THE ALL AMERICAN JUNIOR JERSEY SHOW, Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center, Louisville, Ky.; 8:00 a.m. (EST).
NOV. 10 - NATIONAL JERSEY JUG FUTURITY, KentuckyFair and Exposition Center, Louisville, Ky.; 1:00 p.m. (EST)
NOV. 11 - THE ALL AMERICAN JERSEY SHOW, Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center, Louisville, Ky.; 7:30 a.m. (EST).