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    CanWest DHI Annual Meeting            CanWest DHI Board 2014

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2014 World Dairy Expo News:  Over 331 youth participated in the 2014 World Dairy Expo Youth Showmanship Contest Thursday, Oct. 2 evening in the Coliseum. This event features three age brackets for youth to measure their cattle exhibiting skills. First through tenth place in each division receive neck ribbons and medallions and cash awards. The first place junior division winner was awarded the W. Terry Howard Award, the intermediate winner received the Howard Voegeli Award and the first place senior showman was presented with the Keith King Award, and each received custom embroidered jackets from FirstFarm Dairy Cooperative. More Information
Congratulations to Katelyn Crest for winning Grand Showmanship in the Senior Class!

Nominations for the 2014 Curtis Clark Achievement Award are currently being sought. Nominations for
the award, which should include a brief resume on the nominee, should be sent by October 1st, 2014 to the Curtis Clark Committee Secretary Bonnie Cooper. Read more...

June 20th, 2014  - June/July  newsletter

CALENDAR 2015 - Due to the lack of interest we are not able to print a 2015 calendar. We will try to put together a 16 month calendar for the fall of 2015/16. Watch for more information in 2015.  
FIELD SERVICE - Notice to our members - Regarding Fieldservice Holstein Canada. If you need help with registration or classification or have questions regarding any services of Holstein Canada, please contact Tim Hummel 403-331-8599 or the Branch office. Janet Walker from Holstein Canada will be in Alberta to assist members on the following dates:
November 24-28

Upcoming Events:  
CAHC - July 27th -  Central Alberta Holstein Club  July Newsletter
NAHC - October 10th -  Northern Alberta Holstein Club Fall  Newsletter
SAHC - September/October  - Southern Alberta Holstein Club Newsletter         October Newsletter

October 14th - GAHC Club Social & Classifiers Night at Marylander Holsteins (formerly Cor & Hieke van Gunst of Butte Holsteins)

October 22nd - NAHC Classifiers Night at Ter Borgh Dairy at 7:30pm

October 24th - 25th - Westerner Showcase Sale and Show
Westerner Championship Dairy Showcase
Show and Event Times:
Tier 2 Judging School at 10:30am
Junior Show: Thursday, October 23, 5:00pm
Exhibitor Breakfast: Friday, October 24, 8:00am
Showcase Sale: Friday, October 24, 11:00am
Jersey Show: Friday, October 24, 5:00pm
Exhibitor Breakfast: Saturday, October 25, 7:00am
Holstein: Saturday, October 25, 8:30am
Mega Moola Draw: Saturday, October 25, 5:00pm
Dinner and Awards Banquet: Saturday, October 25, 6:00pm

October 30th - SAHC - 
 Cow Handling Welfare Day (for more info contact

October 31st - Alberta Holstein Scholarship Application Deadline

November 18-20 - Alberta Milk AGM in Calgary

November 21st - SAHC Wine, Dine & Shine at Olds College Alumni Centre

December 5th - NAHC Christmas Party at Millet Agriplex at 8pm

Updated - October 10th,  2014 




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