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A2 protein promising; especially with Guernseys

ENON VALLEY, Pa. -- While the difference between proteins in milk among the dairy breeds -- and the potential for milk with the A2 protein to be easier for some folks to digest -- is a relatively new topic in the U.S., Guernsey enthusiasts in the United Kingdom have been testing for the A2 gene and marketing A2-certified milk, cheese, and other products for a few years now.

Harvue Farms co-founder Jack Hardesty begins everlasting life

Dairy career enhancement workshop set

Kids learn from pros at Northeast show calf event

N.C. State announces Extension opportunity

Ayrshire business and banquet topped off with sale

BELLEVILLE, Pa. -- The Pennsylvania Ayrshire Spring Convention was held here in the Belleville area of Mifflin County, hosted by Gay Rodgers at her Hameau Farm and John Rodgers at his Plum Bottom Farm. Gay hosted the youth activities while John offered the use of his facilities for the annual sale, which averaged $1193 on 21 lots.

Protecting your profits call planned for April 23

Maryland requests entries for state dairy princess pageant

Looking back is what motivates this princess, going forward

Dairy recipes requested for book

Janneys had a flawless day at the fairgrounds

HARRISONBURG, Va. -- The Virginia Spring Show was held here on Saturday, April 5, at the Rockingham County Fairgrounds. Jessica Sentelle, a Virginia Tech student from Jefferson, Maryland, judged the 50 head.
The grand champion and best bred and owned cow was the senior 3-year old class winner, Janney Zenith Karmen, owned by Janney Holsteins of Staunton.

Obie Award nominations now welcome

Prospective students invited to consider

Ohio youths test their dairy cattle judging skills

You can make your own Easter eggs

Penn State’s Dairy Challenge team earns first place

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Penn State’s Dairy Challenge team earned a first place award at the 13th Annual North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge (NAIDC) held April 3-5 in Fort Wayne, Ind. The event was hosted by Purdue University, Michigan State University and the Ohio State University.

PDPP offering scholarships

Jersey advertising invited; it’s a contest!

Pennsylvania Guernsey events slated for April

‘Know what you buy’ sale coming back;

Pennsylvania Jersey breeders celebrate achievements

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. -- The Pennsylvania Jersey Cattle Association (PJCA) held its annual meeting here over the weekend of March 28 - 29 at the Holiday Inn. Jersey breeders from all over the state gathered to celebrate the breed and each other as they watched Pennsylvania Jersey youth contests and praised those breeders who achieved high levels of success in the past year.

Part II: Time to re-think and re-calculate

Bottle event set for late May

Top prizes of 148-head show go to several families

Ayrshire sale cancelled