Alberta Dairy Congress 2022

The Dairy Show Committee invites you to the 35th annual Alberta Dairy Congress Holstein Show. We are also pleased to host the 15th annual RED & WHITE Holstein show, the only one in Western Canada and the 2nd annual Jersey show. The dairy shows at the congress allow exhibitors to showcase their animals to all dairy producers and dairy enthusiasts.

BACK AT: RIMBEY AGRIM CENTRE, RIMBEY ALBERTA for 2022

https://rimbeyagrimcentre.com/

STALL COMPETITION: starts June 1st, 2022 – ends June 3rd, 2022 4:00 pm

ALL ENTRIES will be accepted ONLINE ONLY at www.assistexpo.ca/alberta-dairy-congress

Entries open MAY 1, 2022 ($40.00 per head) and close MAY 24, 2022 11:59PM

Questions: Call Corry @ (780) 499-7548 or cgross29@telus.net

All exhibitors are to wear SHOW HARNESSES this year.

PeeWee Show: June 1st, 2022 starting off the junior show

Banquet and Awards: June 3rd, 2022 @ 6:00 pm: Cost $25.00 per ticket

Purchase tickets on the entry form online or with Corry Gross

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We will be having live coverage of the Jersey Show June 2nd, 2022 and BW/RW Show June 3rd, 2022 https://www.cowsmo.com

The Dairy Congress Committee

Chairman: Orville Schmidt, Treasurer: John Mulcair, Directors: Brenda Kozak, Dale Bienert, Sue Crest, Tom Hofstra, Corry Gross, Jason Rietveld, Katelyn Kozak, Chance Hofstra, Damien Rasmuson, Candice Prins, Lee Simanton, Maxime Ten-Have, Rebekah Mathers, Joanne vander Linde, Deanna Beck, Morgan Sangster

Show Times: JUNIOR SHOW- Wednesday, June 1st, 2022 ​Judge: Katelyn Kozak

PeeWee Show ​ Start time: 5:00 pm New Sarepta, Alberta

JERSEY SHOW ​Thursday, June 2nd , 2022 Judge: Mark Sweetnam​ ​ ​ Start time: 5:00 pm Morden, Manitoba

HOLSTEIN SHOW Friday, June 3rd, 2022 Judge: Mark Sweetnam​ ​ ​ Start time: 9:00 am Morden, Manitoba ​

At the Holstein Show the Black & White Classes and the Red & White Classes will show alternately.

DAIRY SHOW GUIDELINES Arrival Times: Animals may arrive on the grounds beginning at 12:00 pm on Monday May 30th, 2022. All cattle must arrive by 4:00 pm on Tuesday May 31st, 2022. All livestock to be unloaded at the SOUTH SIDE OF THE AGRIM BUILDING (see map of grounds on the last page). We would prefer that all exhibitors would attend the awards and banquet and that no cattle be removed, prior to the completion of the show.

Rules & Guidelines: All animals must have plastic panel NLID tags to be allowed onto the grounds. Exhibitors will be expected to comply with the “Rules and Regulations for Showing Dairy Cattle” (listed on Holstein Canada web site). Due to space restrictions please store only 1 days’ worth of hay at your stall, leave the remainder in your trailer. Bedding: Shavings and straw available on grounds, supply will be limited. Alberta Dairy Congress will be supplying big straw bales. If you would like to use small straw bales instead, exhibitors will have to supply them on their own.

General: Exhibitors must supply own milking equipment. A tank will be on site for milk collection. All exhibitors must put milk in the tank provided. Milk is not to be disposed of in the sewer system.** Manure must be kept clean of garbage. Keep stall area clean and please put garbage in barrels provided throughout the barns. ** There will be a $250 charge to the exhibitor if garbage other than straw, shavings and manure is found in the stall after the show.

Best Bred & Owned in the black & white milking classes will be presented by the Alberta Holstein Association with $100, and Red & White milking classes will be awarded $100.

ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES

Alberta Holstein Judging Seminar Judge: Garry Vanderpost ​​Thursday June 2nd 9:00 AM

Taste of Crestomere Sale ​ Thursday June 2nd 1:30 PM

Meals:Taste of Crestomere Luncheon ​ Thursday June 2nd 12:30 PM Sponsored by Gull Lake Veterinary Leduc Farm Animal Hospital ​

Exhibitor Breakfast Friday June 3rd 7:00 AM Sponsored by More Than Just Feed

Banquet & Awards ​ Friday June 3rd 6:00 PM ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ Cost: $25.00 per person

ACCOMODATIONS IN RIMBEY Canalta Rimbey Box 1790 Rimbey Canada Phone: 403.843.3808 Email: canaltarimbey@canalta.comWeb: www.canaltahotels.com A block of rooms has been reserved from May 30th, 2022 to June 4th, 2022 at a rate of $118.00 + taxes and fees. Call the hotel and mention the Alberta Dairy Congress to reserve a room in this block. These rooms will be held until May 15th, after that there will be no guarantee of rooms, but the rate will be more. Quality Inn & Suites® Elaa Aki General Manager 5501 50th Avenue Rimbey, AB Phone: 403.843.2999 Cell: 778.846.7470Fax: 403.843.2997No blocked rooms offered. Availability is on first come, first serve basis. Rate per night – $109.00 + taxes and fees To book your room, call the hotel and mention the Agrim Rate

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