ADVENT-RED Named Premier Sire of the 2010 Grand International Red and White Show for Second Consecutive Year
PLAIN CITY, Ohio, October 21, 2010 - 7HO7872 KHW Kite ADVENT-RED-ET (EX-94) was named Premier Sire for the second consecutive year at the 2010 Grand International Red and White Show held at World Dairy Expo, Madison, Wis. Not only was ADVENT-RED named Premier Sire of the show, but 21 daughters placed among the top five of their class and his daughters were awarded reserve grand champion, intermediate champion and reserve intermediate champion honors.
Owned by Milk Source LLC, Kaukauna, Wis.
ADVENT-RED daughter Silvermine Adv Tally-Red-ET (EX-91) was named reserve grand champion and intermediate champion after topping the senior 3-year-old cow class. Taking home the reserve intermediate champion title was ADVENT-RED daughter Budjon-Nitzy Destiny-Red-ET (EX-92). She was the first place junior 3-year-old cow and futurity class winner. Both animals are owned by Milk Source LLC, Kaukauna, Wis. Another ADVENT-RED class winner was first place senior 2-year-old, Sildalh Amazing-Red, owned by Pierre Boulet and Dapasquier Holsteins, Montmagny, Quebec.
ADVENT-RED also sired several champions in the junior show. St-Yle-Se Itz Joytime-Red-ET, owned by Stephanie Aves, Poplar Grove, Ill., was named intermediate champion after winning the senior 2-year-old class. Reserve intermediate champion honors were awarded to Creeknook Advent Dawn-Red (VG-87), owned by Kelsey Crull, Poplar Grove, Ill., winner of the junior 3-year old cow class. The first place winter heifer calf, Hydeaway Advent Tequilla-Red, owned by Austin, Lynzi and Alexa Hyde, La Mesa, N.M., was named junior champion.
Owned by Richard M. Green, Sr., Middletown, Del.
On Friday night at the World Classic Sale, an ADVENT-RED daughter sold for $14,500. She was the second place spring calf from the Grand International Red and White Holstein Show, MS Starmark Rexy-Red-ET. Rexy is out of the 2007 All-American Red and White senior 2-year-old Cow, Carrousel Talnt Rily-Red-ET (VG 89). Consigned by Starmark, Wooster, Ohio, Rexy was purchased by Chilliwack Cattle Co., Chilliwack, British Columbia.
ADVENT-RED's son 7HO9236 MD-Valleyvue CAMDEN-RED-ET sired the reserve junior champion female as well as another top-five placing animal. The reserve junior champion was Tem-North Camden Dixie-Red, owned by Richard M. Green, Sr., Middletown, Del. 7HO9552 Scientific DEBONAIR-RED-ETS sired the third place summer yearling heifer, Ofski Debonair Angelica-Red, owned by Fred Grubofski, Jr., Pittsville, Wis.
Based in Plain City, Ohio, Select Sires Inc., is North America's largest A.I. organization and is comprised of 10 farmer-owned and -controlled cooperatives. As the industry leader, it provides highly fertile semen as well as excellence in service and programs to achieve its basic objective of supplying dairy and beef producers with North America's best genetics at a reasonable price.