Wisconsin Holstein Association Wisconsin Holstein

Adult Holstein Convention

2012 Adult Convention Recap

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Younger Distinguished Dairy Person: Craig Carncross
Distinguished Breeder Award: Paul Buhr
Distinguished Service Award: Steve Holte

2012 Breeder and Service Award Winners












(Left to right) Craig Carncross, Paul Buhr and Steve Holte

Wall of Fame Person: W.D Hoard
Wall of Fame Bull: Lockway Soverign Lucifer Lad
Wall of Fame Cow: Jan-Com Fond Matt Matilda

Wall of Fame Inductees












(Left to right) - presenter Marci Walker, Steve Larson representing Hoard's Dairyman, Darin Johnson representing Genex/CRI, presenter Elmo Wendorf Jr and WHA Princess Attendant Anna Blake

Top Performers
Overall Top Performer - Spruce-Edge Outside Tana, Siemers Holstein Farms
Junior Two Year Old - Lars-Acres Felices Frilly-ET, Aaron and John Hass
Senior Two Year Old - Jenny-Lou Shottle 2244, Mystic Valley Dairy
Junior Three Year Old - Wilstar Shottle Dreamy-ET, Hilrose Holsteins
Senior Three Year Old - Ever-Green-View Lots-Red-ET, Tom Kestell
Four Year Old - Hazel-Bush Flap Flower, Beth Nelson,
Five Year Old - Budjon-JK Durham Embrace, Elegance Futures
Six to Nine Year Old - Spruce-Edge Outside Tana, Siemers Holstein Farms
Ten Years & Older - Ran-Rose Shelly Outside, Sunnyside Dairy Farms

2012 Top Performer Winners












(Left to right) - Todd Borgwardt, Sherry Siemers-Peterman, Beth Nelson and Tom Kestell

300,000 and 400,000 pounds of lifetime milk

300,000 & 400,000 Lifetime Milk















(Front) - Craig Carncross and Tom Pfaff; (Back)- Todd Borgwardt, Ron Hackmann, Todd Stanek and Corey Geiger

40-Year and 50-Year Members

40 and 50 year Members













(Left to right) - Bill Hughes (50 year member), John Judd & Steve Holte (40 year members)

Young Adult Educational Winners

2012 Young Adult Educational Winners













Marci Walker (far right) presents Educational Scholarships to (L to R) - Dan Dvorachek, Angie Ulness and Sandy Madland.