Youth Scholarship applications

The Jersey Canada youth scholarship deadline is Friday, September 9th! Jersey Canada offers three scholarships of $1,000 each to recognize outstanding interest, knowledge and achievement in the Jersey breed, as well as agriculture in general. The scholarships are available to all young Canadian Jersey enthusiasts enrolled in at least the second year of study at

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Ontario Extension Announcement

Two New Extension Representatives Added for Ontario To better serve our members, we have added 2 new Ontario Extension Representatives: Nick Groot in Ingersoll and Michael Bols in Russell. This effort is in collaboration with Jersey Ontario, and will provide more farm-level support to members and Jersey breeders in the province. This program’s main purpose

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SNP Test Admin Fee Reduction

CLARIFICATION: FEES FOR SNP LAB TESTS HAVE NOT BEEN REDUCED. The fee reduction only applies to administration fees charged by Jersey Canada which were originally $5.00, now reduced to $2.00. Effective immediately, for the remainder of 2022 the administration fee charged by Jersey Canada for SNP results from genomic tests are reduced to $2 per result.

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DairyTrace – Tag Order Delay

DairyTrace tag manufacturer Allflex are experiencing production delays, and delivery time for orders is currently at 8 weeks. This is expected to continue for a few months before the normal delivery time frame of 3-4 weeks resumes. Jersey Canada encourages Jersey owners to keep sending in your registrations to the Jersey Canada office. We will

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2021 All Canadian Results

2021 All Canadian Contest Results Presenting the 2021 All-Canadians! Established in 1955, the All Canadian contest showcases the top Jerseys on the Canadian show circuit each year. Full results and photos will also be published in the March issue of the Canadian Jersey Breeder magazine. The Champion Cow of the 2021 All Canadian Contest is

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2021 Jersey Canada Registry Report

Registered Jersey activity continues to increase in Canada! 2021 Registrations: 12,261 2021 Transfers: 3,542 2021 Memberships: 1,110 2021 Registration numbers for Canadian Jerseys were the highest since 1963 and the highest ever in the modern era. Higher feed efficiency, lower input costs, earlier calving, and 22% more milk solids produced per kg. of bodyweight (compared

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Andrew and Jennifer Vander Meulen of Avonlea Genetics, winners of the WJCB Certificates of Achievement for 2021

Congratulations to Andrew and Jennifer Vander Meulen of Avonlea Genetics, winners of the World Jersey Cattle Bureau Certificates of Achievement for 2021. “This award recognizes individuals who have demonstrated a positive influence on the Jersey breed in their own country through their consistent and long-term efforts.” Andrew and Jennifer are active leaders in the Canadian

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