Congratulations to our Award winners!
BC Gold Watches were awarded to 4H members in BC whose project is Grand Champion calf and Reserve Grand Champion calf at a fair that has the largest and best representation of 4H projects in the past year. 2018 winners came from Maple Ridge Countryfest Fair – Champion was Wedgwood Jacoby Tahlia shown by Matt Brandsma and Reserve was Glorybound Valentine Capital Z shown by Taylia Rees.
The winner of the 6th annual “BC Cow of the Year” was announced at our recent AGM to be a tie between Valedoorn Colle Throne EX-98 1* owned by Valedoorn Farms Inc. and Willswikk Dundee Madeline EX98 1* owned by JW Wikkerink Farms Ltd. Congratulations!
Also announced at the AGM, the winner of our Annual BC Youth Bursary of $600.00 is Jodie Stoker, Deroche and 2018-19 BC Holstein Princess is Leah Goertzen.
Congratulations to Jodie and Leah!
Annually Holstein Canada members look forward to the announcement of the Master Breeders for the new year. 2019 will have 3 farms in BC bring home the honorable shield. Being presented on April 27 at the National Holstein Convention Master Breeder Gala in Charlottetown, PEI Benco Holsteins will be awarded their second shield while Dari Delite Farms Ltd and Hamming Holsteins will both receive their first shields! Congratulations to these families!!
BC Holsteins and Breeders earn many awards for superior conformation, production, and genetics from Holstein Canada, some of which are listed below. More production awards can be viewed using the Holstein Canada Award Search.
New Very Good and Excellent Cows in BC
High classified cows can be viewed using the Holstein Canada EX/VG Cow Search.