The 2016 Branch Awards were presented at the Annual General Meeting on February 17th in Westlock, AB.
Mosnang Holsteins took home a double win with Breeder of the Year and Cow of the Year with Mosnang Lightning Bolt EX-92-2E 1*. Heini & Ruth Hehli along with their son Markus and his wife Amanda (and 10 month old twins Sawyer & Georgia) were on hand to accept the awards. 2016 highlights for Mosnang included: 17 VG 2 Year Olds, 4 new EX cows, 14 Superior Production awards, 4 Longtime Productions awards, 5 Star Brood Cow awards, involvement in Alberta Milk, Holstein Canada, Alberta Holstein Association, 4-H, WCC & Westerner Dairy Showcase. Congratulations to the Hehli family!
Full writeup on Mosnang Holsteins.
President Bob Reck also presented Dale Bienert with the 2016 Marj Atkins Achievement Award for his lifetime involvement with the Holstein breed.
Check out the Branch Awards tab on the website for more details on these awards.