Holstein Canada

2010 Media Releases


Holstein Canada Education Award Winners

December 29, 2010

Holstein Canada is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2010 Education Awards. Each winner will receive a cheque for $750. We were very impressed with the quality... Read More»


Holstein Canada raises $7,500 for United Way

November 26, 2010

Staff at Holstein Canada enthusiastically worked together to raise $7,500 thus achieving GOLD status for the Brant United Way campaign... Read More»


Red and White Holstein Show at Royal

November 16, 2010

While the number of animals shown declined to 75 head, the quality from top to bottom was superb at the fourth National Red and White Holstein Show at the Royal... Read More»


Holstein Highlights at 2010 Royal

November 15, 2010

Supported by concise reasons, a conscientious Gerald Coughlin Jr., Peterborough ON, assisted by Chris Hill, Thurmont, MD, placed 332 superb females at the... Read More»


President's Cup Finale Seeking Past Winners!

October 22, 2010

The final edition of Holstein Canada's President's Cup showmanship competition begins at 6 p.m. Friday November 12, 2010 in the Ring of Excellence at the Royal Agricultural... Read More»


Holstein Canada Education Awards!

October 04, 2010

Holstein Canada is again pleased to offer six awards of $750 each to students across Canada who have completed at least one year of University or College and are returning... Read More»


Holstein Canada and Semex Alliance Parteners Launch National Genomic Testing Service

September 14, 2010

Holstein Canada and the Semex Alliance along with its four partners CIAQ, Eastern Breeders, Gencor and Westgen have united to provide genomic testing services... Read More»


Lee Simanton Selected As Canada-Australia Exchange Winner

August 31, 2010

Holstein Canada and the Semex Alliance are pleased to announce that Lee Simanton of Ponoka, Alberta has been selected to represent Canada in the Australia... Read More»


Holstein Canada and Semex Alliance Partners Launch National 3K Genomic Testing Pilot Project

July 26, 2010

With the aim of providing Canadian national genomic testing services for various dairy breeds, Holstein Canada and Semex Alliance along with its four partners... Read More»


Holstein Canada Appoints New Chief Executive Officer!

June 15, 2010

The Holstein Canada Board of Directors proudly announced the appointment of Brian Van Doormaal as Chief Executive Officer, effective June 21, 2010. Brian will... Read More»


Semex Alliance and Holstein Canada Sponsor Canada-Australia Young Adult Exchange

May 18, 2010

The Semex Alliance and Holstein Canada are proud to once again sponsor a young adult exchange program along with their Australian counterparts, Semex Pty. Ltd and... Read More»


New Showmanship Guidelines

May 12, 2010

Brantford, ON May 12, 2010 - Holstein Canada's new showmanship manual-Leading to Win-is now available. Fifteen pages, it comprises basic, helpful guidelines... Read More»


Holstein Canada's Annual Meeting

April 12, 2010

Holstein Association remains optimistic about future growth in core activities, while prudently managing resources for financial health. Members from across... Read More»


Record Breaking Year at Holstein Canada

January 29, 2010

Holstein Canada is pleased to report that in 2009 they achieved new records in animal registrations and classifications. For the year they registered 275,557 animals... Read More»


Two New Canadian Champions Crowned in 2009

January 11, 2010

Congratulations to the breeders and owners of the new Canadian Champions for 2009! Canadian Champions are awarded to a Holstein cow that surpasses the previous... Read More»


21-Gun Salute for New Master Breeders

January 11, 2010

Twenty-one Holstein breeders received a phone call informing them they were one of 21 new Master Breeders announced by Holstein Canada. Twelve of the honorees are... Read More»