holstein

One in a million cow sells for $1.9 million

· June 23, 2022

Did that Holstein cow really sell for nearly two million dollars? And why? Yes, she did – S-S-I Doc Have Not 8784-ET also known as “Doc” sold on June 11 at the Summer Selections II Sale in Wisconsin. The four-year-old Holstein cow, is not only good-looking but combines some of the best genomics in the […]

California Holstein, believed to be world’s tallest bovine, dies

· June 19, 2018

Danniel, the California Holstein steer who was vying for the title of Guinness World Records tallest bovine has died. According to his owners, the beloved 6 foot 4 inch, 2,300-pound steer recently began displaying symptoms of calcium deficiency and couldn’t stand up or get around on his own. Lost Coast Hay, who announced the news earlier this week […]

Wisconsin Holstein breaks U.S. milk production record

· October 19, 2017

Wisconsin has a new record-breaking Holstein. Selz-Pralle Aftershock 3918 has set a new 365-day milk production record of 78,170 pounds of milk, with 3,094 pounds of fat and 2,393 pounds of protein. This record breaks the previous 365-day record of 77,480 pounds of milk, set by Ever-Green-View My Gold-ET, owned by the Kestell family of […]

Load more