|Posted on December 11, 2015 at 10:10 AM|
Another great Midwest Show just finished up at the St. Joseph County Grange Fair in Centreville Michigan the week of September 20-27th. Again, we had a great representative showing of some of the exceptional cattle the Midwest produces. The weather was incredible, a little hot for all the beasts (human and cattle alike) during the day, but cool and comfortable at night. The Midwest crew that waters, feeds and cleans up did a tremendous job keeping up appearances. As always the fair food ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on September 17, 2015 at 1:55 PM|
The Michigan State Fair at Novi over Labor Day Weekend was a resounding success. Supported by loyal Midwest Members an outstanding representation of the Highland breed was on display for countless fair goers. This was such an improvement over our experience at The North American in Louisville, that it is difficult to even compare the two. Enthusiastic and excited members of the public along with an equally enthusiastic group of cattlemen showing other beef breeds demonstrated the camarader...Read Full Post »
|Posted on June 30, 2015 at 1:15 PM|
For those of you who didn't attend, the annual General Membership Meeting of the American Highland Cattle Association, you missed an educational and memorable conference. Gifted speakers and incredibly beautiful surroundings made for a top-notch meeting. Visits to Trafalgar Square Farm in North Pomfret, Vermont, and Star Lake Farm in Georges Mills, New Hampshire, were the definite high points of the meeting.
Then to round out the events, our own Eddie MacKay, of Dundo...Read Full Post »
|Posted on November 21, 2014 at 8:35 AM|
Complete Results are availabile Here. Photos will be posted as they are received.
|Posted on October 13, 2014 at 5:20 PM|
Midwest members were well represented both buying and selling cattle at the 1st Annual Highland Showcase Sale in Earlville NY. The sale grossed $ 92650 on 29 lots to average $3195. It was an exciting day with some exceptional cattle up on the auction block. More photos in the Photo Gallery.
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|Posted on September 23, 2014 at 2:05 PM|
Champion Intermediate Bull Calf Dundonald’s Chance#2 DOB 6/14/14 Reg:53521
Champion Jr. Bull Calf LSK Zero DOB: 2/1/14 Reg; U9129
Reserve Champion Jr. Bull Calf Dundonald’s Buck DOB 1/5/2014 Reg: 53165
Champion Junior Yearling Bull: Basswood 4 of Dundonald DOB: 3/24/13 Reg: 52760Read Full Post »
|Posted on June 20, 2014 at 4:55 PM|
The Annual Meeting of the AHCA took place on June 12-14, 2014, in Duluth, Minnesota, hosted by the North Central Highland Cattle Association. The entire event was a first class affair, starting from the choice hotel location on Lake Superior, right down to the finely detailed nametags that kept track of our individual choices in program offerings. In between, was a selection of educational programs, tourist events and dining choices that were all top notch. The speakers all presented high ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on June 20, 2014 at 4:45 PM|
Results are in for the Osceola Classic held the first weekend in June. Congratulations all for a fine showing.
Grand Champion Female STR Illuminada
Reserve Grand Champion Female: Heidi 3rd of Dundonald
Grand Champion Cow/calf Ullah of Balmule 6/20/06 with S...Read Full Post »
|Posted on May 22, 2014 at 10:25 AM|
Skyler Anderson, of Skye High Farms in Coldwater Michigan, active member of both AHCA and MWHCA, joins the triumvirate of judges for the 2014 Virtual Highland Cattle Show. The Virtual Show is a global competition with entries from virtually every nation with any population of Highland cattle within its borders. Skyler joins Les Wardle from the U.K and Liisa Volanen from Finland. Information about the contest, the judges and entry instructions may be found atRead Full Post »
|Posted on May 5, 2014 at 10:25 AM|
The Heartland Highland Cattle Association again hosted an auction in Norwood Missouri. The auction was a tremendous success and complete results can be found here. Congratulations to all involved, particularly loyal Midwest member Sue Dyke of Almosta Farm, who consigned the high selling Highland to the sale.Read Full Post »