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NEW MEXICO ..........................................April 16th & 17th TWO-DAY GRAD PROGRAM • Lea County Fairgrounds, Lovington, NM PROFESSORS ... Dan Sullivan, Jeff Sargent, Mike & Koby Cone, Matt Copeland, Michael Schertz, Michah Dorsey & Kyle Duncan
ORGEON ................................................................April 30th ONE-DAY CLINIC • Deschutes Fairgrounds, Redmond, OR PROFESSORS ... Callyn Hahn & Justin Click
WYOMING ................................................May 14th & 15th TWO-DAY GRAD PROGRAM • Wyoming State Fairgrounds, Douglas, WY PROFESSORS ... James Sullivan, Kyle Colyer, Hirchell LeClair, Paul Hill, Britney Creamer, Codi & Casey St Blanc & Callyn Hahn
CALIFORNIA ..............................................May 21st & 22nd TWO-DAY GRAD PROGRAM • Tehama District Fair, Red Bluff, CA PROFESSORS ... Blaine Rodgers, Marc Miranda, J Newton, Justin Click, Amanda Schnoor, Garrett Blanchard, Tommy Meek, Dan DeMeyer, Hadley Pitts & Callyn Hahn
IDAHO ......................................................................June 7th
ONE-DAY “Hands-on” CLINIC • Colyer Herefords, Bruneau, ID PROFESSORS ... Josh Elder, Kyle Colyer, Shane Geist, Eric Eldridge & Callyn Hahn
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At Grad Programs, all students, from beginner to advanced showmen, will be split-up into small groups with a professor.
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We would like to thank and congratulate all the participants at the 2016 show!
Congratulations to these Supreme Winners!
We would like to THANK these sponsors for making the Red Wave Classic such a success...
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The Bush Family, San Juan Bautista
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Hildreth Meat Goats, O’Neals
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In this Issue... Features Twenty Truths About Raising Goats.................................................. 12 Foundations of Oral Reasons.............................................................. 16 All Around Kids – Making It All Possible: Maggie Ashby.............. 20 Meeting the Customer's Demands Can Be Challenging, Especially When Misinformation Is Involved.................................. 26 Ruminant Nutrition: Common Feeding Questions and Concerns....................................................................... 56 Interesting News from the California Pork Producers Association........................................................... 58-59 Social Media and the Livestock Industry......................................... 62
Departments Kathleen's Korner.................................................................................. 18 Tales from the Real World – No Excuses: Being Accountable for Your Own Outcomes................................................ 34 CJLA Membership Form....................................................................... 22 CJLA News and Sanctioned Shows ................................................... 28 2016 CJLA Membership List........................................................... 30-31 Hot Shots............................................................................................ 32, 50 Subscription Form................................................................................. 33 Breeders Directory.....................................................................38-40, 42 Products and Services........................................................................... 42 Show Results....................................................................43, 45-47, 52, 53 Upcoming Events.................................................................................... 64 Advertisers Index................................................................................... 68
6 Representing Junior Showmen West of the Rockies
When the banners have been hung and the show barn cleaned for the ﬁnal time, countless lessons will have been learned.
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EDITOR It’s official! Spring has sprung! Grass is growing and flowers are blooming. Thank God for the rain we have received. We still need more, but what has come so far has been a blessing! Spring is a sign of all the activities that lie ahead. 4-H and FFA contests are in full swing, Jackpots are scheduled for every weekend, county fairs are starting up, sports practices and games fill many hours in the weekly calendars. Your minds and hands can be on overload when so much is going on. Not just for the juniors, but for parents, too.
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Family times, where everyone is together, are few and far between. In the hustle and bustle of daily business, it’s easy to pass by without taking time to interact. The time spent driving somewhere is a good time to catch up. Even if it is just to and from school or practice or meetings, be sure to talk, ask questions, share some laughs, and BE TOGETHER! Children need to know that mom and dad are there for them, their rock to lean on. And parents need that time with their kids, to hold them close and share in their lives. That is one exciting aspect of our junior livestock shows. Family and extended family, friends, and teammates, all sharing time together. It’s pretty special and those memories will last a lifetime.
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I have often talked about the opportunities that await our youth outside of California at the major shows throughout the United States. How being able to compete with some of the best in the business, on those huge stages, is an experience that will help a person improve, expand their world, create new contacts and friendships, and open doors as they venture into the adult world.
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In the months ahead, you have all the Junior National Breed Association Shows for cattle, World Pork Expo and NJSA shows across the states, and it’s not too far out to think about those major fall shows – American Royal and Louisville. And from there it’s just a short leap to Arizona National and the National Western Livestock Show. If hitting the “majors” is something you would love to do, I suggest you talk to those you know who have been there. They can give you lots of tips and insights that will help you prepare, and tell you what it is like to go. I always say, “Broaden your horizons! Challenge yourself!”
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With Spring come the notices and letters from colleges. Yes, for those seniors who are anxiously waiting to hear if they have been accepted, this is what you have prepared for since you were little. Tons of school work, applications, and hopes and prayers have gone into preparing to get that letter from the college you dreamed of attending. I am so proud of each of you who are on the verge of the next level in your education and in your life. I have watched many of you from the time you attended your first show, enjoying your success over the years, and seeing you become the fine young person you are today. Choose a college that will help you best prepare for a career you want some day. If you aren’t sure of the exact field you want to work in, choose a college that has different areas of your major and then challenge yourself. I have seen many posts from kids who have gotten into their college of choice! What a great time in your life – enjoy it!!
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Time to Plan Ahead!
Just last month we had our annual CJLA Award Banquet. We will be publishing the complete results and photos in our next issue, but I just wanted to thank all our sponsors for believing in the CJLA and supporting the organization. And congratulations to all the winners, a huge thanks to our caterers, and to all the wonderful people who show up every year to help put on this great event for the kids! 2016 is looking to be a record year with more members than ever. If you are interested in joining to earn points this year, you have until March 31st to do so. Time is running out, so don’t delay. If you have any questions, let us know.
The May/June Issue is our
Junior Nationals and County Fairs Issue
In the next issue of Pacific Showcase, we are featuring the “All Around Kids” section. If you play sports and show livestock, we want to hear from you. Check out the ad in this issue to see what you need to send in, and when the deadline is.
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I think this is about it for now. Don’t forget to let us know if you move so we can update your mailing information, send in those candid photos for our HotShot section, and let us know of news, shows, or events we can add to our upcoming events schedule.
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Until next time, enjoy the green on the ground and the blue in the sky! It’s Spring!
COVER J and J Livestock was established in 2005 and is located in Galt, CA. We produce high quality show wethers and does that compete at all levels across the United States. We currently run 100 head of females and have some of the top genetics in the show wether industry. The past few years we have worked intensely to put those genetics to work and have created some highly competitive stock that has represented us very well at many national and local livestock shows.Â We maintain a close relationship with each of our buyers to ensure they reach their goals in and out of the show ring. We would like thank all of our customers for having a great amount of faith in our program and we look forward to the future. Upcoming sale dates will be posted on our website, Facebook and Instagram. Our next online wether sale is on March 16th, hosted by oklahomashowgoats.comÂ
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4 Breeds — 1 Junior Field Day Stanislaus County Fair
Dates: May 28th-29th
Angus Preview Show/Field Day
Charolais Field Day
Hereford Field Day
Shorthorn Field Day
NOTE: No Commercial Heifer Show this year. Additional Events:
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Jr. Memberships are accepted until March 31, 2016.
Join by the first show you attend to start earning points. Points count once membership form and dues are received by CJLA.
Time to Sign Up for 2016!
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Fill out this form and mail in with membership dues. Or... go to www.cjlainfo.com and follow the link to fill out the membership application and pay through PayPal.
Why should you join?
You are attending jackpot shows throughout the year so why not accumulate points too? Attend as many sanctioned shows as you want to. One or all - its up to you!
What will you get out of it?
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As a CJLA member, you join a great group of young people who are dedicated to raising and showing livestock. From first level to advanced, there is a place for everyone! The CJLA believes all participants in this program are equally important - therefore it is our goal to recognize and reward every member for their hard work and achievements throughout the year. Points are tabulated from January through December. The annual Award Banquet is then held for members, their families, and CJLA supporters.
California Junior Livestock Association – Year 2016 Membership Application Name: _______________________________________________________________ Date of Birth: ________________ Parents’ Names____________________________________________________________________________________ Address: _________________________________________________________________________________________ City: ____________________________________ State: _________________________________ Zip: _____________ County: __________________________________________________________ Phone: __________________________ Email address:_____________________________________________________________________________________ I wish to participate in (check divisions you will compete in): ______ CJLA Lamb Membership (Age 9-19) ______ CJCA Steer Membership (Age 9-19) ______ CJCA Heifer Membership (Age 9-21) (Reg. Heifer Division Only)
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Meeting the customerâ€™s demands can be challenging, especially when misinformation is involved By Ryan Person
July 8 – July 24, 2016
(schedule subject to change)
Junior Beef, Sheep, Swine and Market Goats....... July 7-11 Featured Shows: Wether Dam Wether Sire Sheep Show, Western Regional Jr. Hampshire Sheep Show, Junior Dorset Show, Market Heifer Show, Super Regional Jr. Shorthorn Show, All Other Breeds Beef, Hereford, Angus, Weather Dam Doe, and the Golden Opportunity Gilt Sale.
Open Beef I, Nigerian Dwarf Goats, Angora Goats, Jr. & Open Boer Goats, and Jr. & Open Pygmy Goats..............July 12-15 Featured Shows: Angus Show, AHA Regional Horned & Polled Hereford Classic, Charolais Show, Medal of Excellence Limousin Classic, Red Angus Show, All Other Breeds Show, Super Regional Shorthorn Show, Regional Standard of Excellence Brangus Show, Junior Boer Goat Show and ABGA show, Junior and Open Pygmy Goat Show and California Classic Pygmy Goat Show.
Junior and Open Dairy Show............................... July 16-20
Featured Shows: Holstein Show, Western National Brown Swiss Show, All California Jersey Show, Western National Guernsey Show, All California Milking Shorthorn Show, Golden State LaMancha Specialty Show and the Junior Nigerian Dwarf Goat Show.
Open Sheep, Open Swine, Longhorns, and Llamas & Alpacas....................... July 21-24
Featured Shows: World Qualifier Texas Longhorn Show, Western Regional Hampshire Show, Western Regional Oxford Show, Southdown Show, Wether Dam Wether Sire Show, Western Regional Montadale Show, Rambouillet Show, Columbia Show, Open Dorset Show, Heritage Sheep Division, Wool and Fiber Sheep Show, Hampshire Swine, Yorkshire Swine, Crossbred Swine, and the Llama and Alpaca Shows.
Entry Deadlines All Junior Livestock Entries Due: June 8 • All Open Livestock Entries Due: June 15
Fur & Feathers ENTRY DEADLINES First day to submit entries....May 1 Junior Rabbits .................... June 8 Junior Poultry ..................... June 8 Avian & Rabbit Bowl .......... June 8 Premier Exhibitor ............... June 8 Junior & Open Cavies....... June 15 Open Rabbits ................... June 15 Open Poultry ................... June 15 Cavy Bowl ........................ June 15 County Fair Best of Show ................... June 27 Cornish Meet.................... June 27
(schedule subject to change)
FUR & FEATHERS SHOW DATES All Junior Market Classes ... July 6 Junior Rabbits ................ July 7-10 Junior Poultry ............... July 11-14 Junior & Open Cavies.... July 15-17 County Fair Best of Show Small Animal Showmanship ....... July 17 State Fair Master Showmanship.....................July 17 Open Rabbits................ July 18-21 Open Poultry .................July 22-24 DOG SHOW Dog Entries Due................. June 8 Dog Show Dates................ July 17 Canine Bowl...................... July 17 27
Market animal DNA COLLECTION -
Process Allows Junior Exhibitors to Collect Their First Samples
Exhibitors wishing to enter their market animals (including market steers, market sheep, market barrows, market goats, crossbred gilts and wether dam wether sire sheep) in the Junior Livestock show at the 2016 State Fair must first register for the DNA Reservation and Collection online at www.castatefair.org/2016-junior-livestock Upon registration, the exhibitor will receive a collection kit to be used for the hair sample collection process. NO Market Animal will be eligible for official entry unless this sample is obtained and an official Market Registration Form has been completed. All samples will be collected by the exhibitor and a parent or leader (NO EXCEPTIONS). Your cancelled check and/or postage receipt will serve as your receipt. You will not receive notification from the California State Fair upon receipt of your sample. PLEASE NOTE: This process does not enter your animal into the 2016 California State Fair, it is only a part of the necessary requirements you will need for the market division. All animals are required to be officially entered by the owner, pay the entry fee and do so by the official entry deadline June 8, 2016. Failure to comply with the following deadlines shall result in disqualification for competition in the 2016 California State Fair. Parent/Leader/Advisor and Exhibitor must be present at time of collection. The deadlines for requesting kits and returning completed samples are as follows:
MARKET STEER DEADLINE FOR REQUESTING A KIT FOR DELIVERY VIA STANDARD US POSTAL MAIL – February 26, 2016 COMPLETED SAMPLE HAIR COLLECTION -March 10, 2016 (must be in the State Fair entry office by 4:00 P.M.)
MARKET SHEEP, MARKET BARROWS AND MARKET GOATS DEADLINE FOR REQUESTING A KIT FOR DELIVERY VIA STANDARD US POSTAL MAIL – April 25, 2016 COMPLETED SAMPLE HAIR COLLECTION -May 10, 2016 (must be in the State Fair entry office by 4:00 P.M)
WETHER SIRE/DAM SHEEP AND CROSSBRED GILTS DEADLINE FOR REQUESTING A KIT FOR DELIVERY VIA STANDARD US POSTAL MAIL – May 22, 2016 COMPLETED SAMPLE HAIR COLLECTION -- June 8, 2016 (must be in the State Fair entry office by 4:00 P.M)
For additional information, contact us at: email@example.com Or Write: California State Fair Livestock Department P.O. Box 15649, Sacramento, CA 95852 (916) 263-3149 Phone (916) 263-7914 Fax
www.castatefair.org MARCH/APRIL 2016
NEWS & UPDATES! As you are reading this article it is about the middle of March – a few weeks away from when I was sitting at my computer writing it! The annual CJLA Award Banquet was held 2 weeks ago on February 13th and it was an awesome night! Honoring the 2015 members and award recipients was the highlight of the evening. We had a great turn-out that was enjoyed by everyone there. In the next issue, we will have a complete feature on all the big news of that night, but right now we want to say a HUGE THANK YOU to all our generous sponsors, donors, supporters, parents, families, and CJLA members for everything YOU do to make this organization and this banquet a success. Every year we say we can’t do it without you… and that is the truth! We are constantly reminded about how much YOU care about our youth and this junior livestock industry! It’s a great feeling!
accounted for. This list was updated on February 28, 2016 before we wrapped up this issue of the magazine - so if you sent in your membership after that date, your name won’t be on here. You can contact us to be sure we have your records!
Now on to 2016! I know the highway is already grooved with plenty of tire tracks as members have hit the road to compete at the first jackpots of the year. We are starting to get show results in so will be able to post the first set of points soon. WE WILL SEND EMAIL NOTIFICATIONS TO YOU THROUGH CONSTANT CONTACT so please open and read! We do very little paper mail (except at the end of the year) to save on costs so it is really important that you read our e-blasts, check the CJLA website, and read this magazine for all the news and updates regarding CJLA. And of course, you can always call us with any questions you may have!
The 2016 CJLA Rule Book has been emailed to members and posted on the website. We encourage you to print off a copy for your reference. All the sanctioned shows are also posted on the CJLA website calendar (www.cjlainfo.com).
In this issue, we have listed the 2016 members in each division you joined. This is so you can verify that we have your membership and you are in the correct divisions! We have not divided the divisions by age, or the cattle divisions by breed or color in this list, just by specie – Heifer Division, Steer Division, Lamb Division, Hog Division, and Goat Division. If you have any questions, or don’t see your name, please contact us so we can double-check our records and get you
CJLA Questions? Emails can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org or through the CJLA website: www.cjlainfo.com
Check out the Sanctioned Show List below! There have been a couple of shows cancelled so you might need to rethink your show plans. There are still a lot of shows in the coming months all the way through the end of the year. Remember that your top eight shows count for year-end totals but the tie breakers for both division and showmanship are the number of shows you earned points at in that division. It often happens at the end of the year that placings change based on this tie-breaker rule! So keep on trucking and keep on showing!
I think this is about all the news for now …… so go full speed ahead into the weeks and months ahead! Set new goals and work hard to achieve them! Be sure to enjoy the journey along the way! Stay safe, and be sure to thank your crew that helps you get it all done. And say Thanks to those awesome people who work so hard to put on those shows you attend!
Heidi Beljean: 408-888-2503 or email@example.com (CJLA Info, Memberships, & Sponsorships) Mary Ann Bush: 831-905-5665 or firstname.lastname@example.org (CJLA Rules, Points, & Shows)
2016 CJLA Sanctioned Shows
(More Show information including date, location, and contact persons, is also available on the CJLA Website - www.cjlainfo.com) Sierra Winter Classic (2 Shows)....................................Steer, Heifer
Calif. Jr. Charolais Assn. Field/Day & Show.......................... Heifer
MJC Cattle Classic........................................................Steer, Heifer
Southwest Regional Hereford Show....................................... Heifer
Red Wave Classic....................Steer, Heifer, Lamb, Hog, Meat Goat
Calif. Jr. Shorthorn Show........................................................ Heifer
Western Bonanza (2 Shows)...Steer, Heifer, Lamb, Hog, Meat Goat
Orange Blossom Klassic (2 Shows).............. Lamb, Hog, Meat Goat
**Surf n Turf Jackpot Show CANCELLED*****.................Steer, Heifer, Lamb, Hog, Meat Goat
MUSD Spring Fling (2 shows)...............................Lamb, Meat Goat
Calif. Jr. Limousin Show & Field/Day..................................... Heifer
Cattlemen’s Jackpot.......................................................Steer, Heifer Essential by Farmers Spring Show (2 Shows)......Lamb, Meat Goat
**Oktoberfest Boer Goat Jackpot Show**.......................Meat Goat
Pacific Coast Jackpot (2 Shows)...................Steer, Heifer, Lamb, Hog, Meat Goat
Grand National.......................Steer, Heifer, Lamb, Hog, Meat Goat Spotlight On Quality Jr. Shorthorn Show.............................. Heifer
Showtime’s Northern Exposure “Spring Break” Edition (2 Shows).................................Steer, Heifer, Lamb, Hog, Meat Goat
Northern Exposure Jr. Cattle Show (2 Shows).............Steer, Heifer CNHA Hereford Classic Jr. Jackpot Show.............................. Heifer Harvest Moon Jackpot Show (2 shows)... Steer, Heifer, Lamb, Hog, Meat Goat
MJC Classic Jackpot Show........................... Hog, Lamb, Meat Goat **CSU Circle of Champions Jackpot Show (2 Shows)....CANCELLED*****......... Lamb, Hog, Meat Goat
Rolling Hills Casino Boeranza (4 Shows)........................Meat Goat Angus Days............................................................................... Heifer Holiday Classic (2 shows)..............................................Steer, Heifer
Calif. Jr. Angus State Field/Day & Preview Show.................. Heifer MARCH/APRIL 2016
LIST OF MEMBERS HEIFER DIVISION Alegre, Audrianna A. Alegre, Giavanna L. Allen, Owen Allen, Troy Andrade, Madison Arledge, Amanda Aschwanden, Lindsey Autrey, Mekenzie Bassett, Callie Bassett, Kimberlyn Bauer, Harrison Bisagno, Kalie Callaway, Colton Callaway, Courtney Cardoza, Clayton Cardoza, Taylor Cassara, Tyler Cavey, Ashleigh Champman, Spencer W. Coleman, Kathryn Coleman, Tyler Cozzi, Jarod A. Cozzitorto, Georgia Cracraft, Lyndsee Dal Porto, Dawson Darrah, Payton Day, Rachel DeHaan, Hayley DeMeyer, Tori Dewar, Madison Dewar, Meagan Dores, Kaitlin Dreyer, Brian Dubiel, Emily Emery, Kyle Fatchen, Faith Franks, Arden Franks, Joseph Franks, Sydney Gonsalves, Riley Guerrero, Tyee Guess, Charlize Guess, Sonny Guess, Stevie Hefner, Brittany Hernandez, Alexis Hill, Clayton Hubbell, Clay Hunt, Heather Hurl, Kayla Hutchison, Taylor Kelton, Bailey Kerlee, Aaron MARCH/APRIL 2016
Lemos, Joshua Lohman, Seth Luce, Makenna Mansmith, Gracie Martinez, Joseph Martinez, Reagan Mattos, Falynn McPhee, Rose Murphy, Devin Niemela, Levi Novelo, Christina Osborn, Faith Pacheco, Brandon Pankey, Jenna Pankey, Wyatt Piland, Emily Plummer, Danelle Plummer, Devonie Plummer, Faith Plummer, Juston Pomi, Logan Prechter, Maddie Prechter, Rylee Rethans, Emma Righetti, Robin Rivas, Brianne Rocha, Haley Rocha, Laney Roseman, Rex Roseman, Wyatt Scherer, Jenna Schneider, Regina Silveira, Megan Smith, Travis Sousa, Allyson Sousa, Joshua Souza, Adam J. Souza, Dana Souza, Jillian Souza, Nick Staberg, Danna Tarr, Mason Tharp, Hayley Thompson, Natalie Traynham, Hailey Vietheer, Elizabeth Wais, Annika Wanagitis, Clayton Ward, Will Warner, Suzanna Weaver, Sydney Welcher, Heather Wheeler, Carly Wolfe, Evan
Woods, Mackenzie Worley, Lane Worley, Lane Wright, Laynie
STEER DIVISION Alegre, Audrianna A. Alegre, Giavanna L. Allen, Owen Allen, Troy Andrade, Madison Arledge, Amanda Aschwanden, Lindsey Bassett, Callie Bassett, Kimberlyn Bauer, Harrison Bisagno, Kalie Black, Brendan Boynton, Bella Boynton, Katie Branford, Madeline Brewen, Emily Brewen, Kate Brewen, Sarah Butimore, Kaitlyn Cavey, Ashleigh Cozzi, Jarod A. Cozzitorto, Georgia Cracraft, Lyndsee Darrah, Jarrett Darrah, Payton Day, Rachel Dillabo, Colton Dreyer, Brian Enlow, Tanya Forbes, Makaylah Franks, Arden Franks, Joseph Franks, Sydney Gabski, Jillian Guerrero, Tyee Hefner, Brittany Henson, Madeline Henson, Morgan Herman, Cole Hernandez, Alexis Howard, Preston Howard, Trey Hudson, Nikolas Hunt, Heather Hurl, Katelyn Hurl, Kayla Kelton, Bailey Kerlee, Aaron
Kingdon, Grace kooyman, Collin Lemos, Joshua Leo, Brody Luce, Makenna Lynch, Ashley Lynch, Megan Mansmith, Gracie Massey, Mckenna Mattos, Falynn McGuire, Jeffrey McHenry, Jaime McPhee, Rose McPheeters, Chas Murphy, Devin Niemela, Levi Oatman, Kaitlyn Orradre, Bennett Orradre, Harrison Osborn, Faith Patton, Sam Piland, Emily Prechter, Maddie Prechter, Rylee Rivas, Brianne Scherer, Jenna Schmitz, Johnny Schneider, Regina Silva, Austin Silveira, Megan Smith, Kristyn Smith, Travis Sousa, Allyson Sousa, Christopher Sousa, Joshua Staberg, Danna Stephens, Seth Suit, Andy Suit, TJ Tharp, Hayley Thomas, Holly Thomas, Quinnten Traynham, Hailey Twitchell, Brandon Fowler Tyler, Jesse Utterback, Stevie Vanella, Lexi Vanella, Matt Wais, Annika Ward, Will Warner, Haley Warner, Suzanna Weiman, Ashley Wheeler, Carly
Wittinger, Julia Woods, Mackenzie Worley, Lane Worley, Lane Wright, Laynie Wurzel, Nicole Yeo, Payton
LAMB DIVISION Adam, Abigail Albrecht, Joshua Andersen, Kiley Basila, Dilan Bell, Austin Bowe, Garrett Boynton, Katie Brassfield, Kaycee Brooks, Jacquelyn Byers, Phoenix Chapton, Kylie Coelho, Avery Coelho, Emma Corron, Kayli Curutchague, Taylor Dietz, Tyler Dunn, Kairah Edwards, Sydney Enlow, Tanya Farao, Andrew Farao, Samantha Fields, Jake Freitas, Kiley Freitas, Marin Gomes, Jeanette Griffiths, Maddie Hall, Adrienne Hazen, Aubrie Hazen, Grant Henning, Emmy Johnson, Ashlyn Johnson, Chancelyn Kelley, Isabella Kellogg, Declan Kiser, Morgan Knight, Lexie Knight, Lexie Layne, Allison Layne, Amber Lewis, Ty Loogman, Steven Lorenz, Camille Madden, Jacob Maners, Austin Maners, Emily Martinez, Joseph Martinez, Reagan McDonough, Kaitlyn McMann, Kari Meads, Maci Morgan, Blake Morgan, Madison Moser, Noah
Mycroft, Sydney Nelson, Hannah Newlin, Bailey Pankey, Jenna Pankey, Wyatt Parker, Laney Parks, Emily Parks, Emily Pendleton, Marissa Power, Kendal Rider, Nicole Rotta, Nicole Shepps, Hailey Singleton, Mariah Smith, Shane Suit, Andy Tanson, Callie Taylor, Amanda Thomsen, Taylor Tomlinson, Caroline Townsend, Michael Turman, Reese Vanella, Lexi Vanella, Matt Vering, Gabby Ward, Emily Wilkerson, Tyler Woods, Emma Woods, Madison Wright, Taryn Young, Alicia
Germanetti, Taylor Gillard, Kilee Hanson, Nelson Haynes, Allen Henning, Emmy Jasper, Jacob Johnson, Caleb Johnson, Elijah Jones, Alexis Kaiser, Paisley Mary Kaiser, Sierra Kidd, Allison Magby, Ian Magby, Mathew Meitrott, Cody Meitrott, Morgan Moore, Janeen Moore, Jenna Morales, Andrew Nissen, Maddy Nissen, Shelby Pozzi, Mary Pringle, Halie Regalado, Alexander Regalado, Mateo Rodgers, Alia Seymore, Hannah Smith, Ryan Soto, Lilly Souza-Evangelo, Joyse Sterling, Jada Sterling, Julia Sylvester, Spencer M. Terra, Bailey Terra, Keaton Thompson, Natalie Utterback, Stevie Verdegaal, Clay Verdegaal, Gracie Waterbury, Samantha Weinrich, Meghan Weinrich, Shelby
HOG DIVISION Ackerman, Trent Andrade, Genna Aronsen, Kylie Banducci, Brianna Banta, Tucker Batz, Jocelyn Beck, Kourtney Beck, Lindsey Benedict, Madison Benedict, Mayci Bliss, Kendra Bliss, Lauren Boles, Claire Borba, Eleanor Bowe, Garrett Bramsen, Madisen Calbreath, Colton Calbreath, Jackson Coonce, Alexie Corey, Rodric Davi, Mackenzie Davi, Marissa DeBusk, Wyatt Downs, Savanah Falaschi, Corie Lee Farquharson, Amanda Filkins, Mallory Filkins, Taylor Flores, Madelynn
GOAT DIVISION Andrews, Anna Anthony, Jewel Basila, Dilan Bowe, Garrett Boynton, Bella Branford, Sarah Brassfield, Kaycee Camou, Gabriella
Cardey, Tristan Chapton, Kylie Cooper, Kaela Corron, Kayli Cumming, Ellie Cumming, Maddy Diniz, Alexis Diniz, Charlize Diniz, Katelyn Douglas, Abigail Duncan, Savanna Edwards, Sydney Enlow, Tanya Fetterman, Kade Fields, Jake Fischer, Alexis Desiree Forster, Kyleigh Freeman, Abigail Freeman, Caleb Hernandez, Josie Hibbitts, Starr Horal, Katherine Hudson, Brad Hudson, Nikolas Hurl, Katelyn Illg, Erica Johnson, Chancelyn Lorenz, Camille Marriott, Elizabeth Massey, Mckenna Matsumoto, Katie McMann, Kari McPhee, Rose Morelos, Kathleen Nelson, Dirk Newlin, Bailey Nichols, Kimberly Novelo, Christina Rethans, Emma Rezendes, Andrew Rezendes, Lucas Rezendes, Michael Rider, Nicole Sardella, Clayton Suit, Andy Suit, TJ Tanson, Callie Temple, Megan Thomsen, Kendyl Tyler, Eric Vering, Gabby
Please contact us if you have signed up for CJLA for 2016 and your name isn't on this list! Contact information is on page 28. 31
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All Breed Jackpot Cattle, Hog, Lamb & Goat Show
May 21st, 2016
Linn County Fairgrounds — Albany, Oregon RING 1: Heifers, Steers, Showmanship RING 2: Breeding Gilt, Jackpot Hog, Showmanship RING 3: Jackpot Goat, Showmanship, Jackpot Lamb, Showmanship Executive Sponsor:
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• JACKPOT HOGS — $25.00 ENTRY FEE ($5 Pen Fee, Optional) PAYOUTS: $500 CHAMPION, $250 RESERVE • BREEDING GILTS — $25.00 ENTRY FEE ($5 Pen Fee, Optional) PAYOUTS: $500 CHAMPION, $250 RESERVE
Lamb & Goat Sale 1/3 of the Lambs in last year’s sale hung banners at Champions or Reserve Champions at various shows!
2015 Harvest Moon Livestock Show Reserve Grand Champion, Day 2 Shown by Brittnie Colvard Sired by Davy
2015 Kern County Fair Grand Champion Bred & Fed Shown by Sarah McClure; sired by Davy
2015 Kern County Fair Reserve Champion Dorset Shown by Lillia Crane; sired by GT
2015 Kern County Fair Reserve Champion Bred & Fed Shown by Syd Colvard Sired by Davy 2015 Ventura County Fair Reserve Grand Champion Shown by Elizabeth Paxton Sired by Royal
2015 Kern County Fair Champion Natural Shown by Sarah McClure Sired by Davy
2015 Kern County Fair Reserve Champion Speck Shown by Hadley Fannon Sired by Skyfall
2015 Fresno Fair Reserve Champion Dorset Shown by Lauren Costa Sired by Skyfall
2015 Tulare Co. Fair Champion Dorset Shown by Lindsay Swall Sired by GT
We will have 35 Wethers and 5 elite Ewe Lambs that will be competitive at county, state and national shows. Note the new location – Kern County Fairgrounds! Sale time is 1:00 p.m.! Breeds Include: Hamp, Suffolk, Dorset, Speckles, X-Breds and Natural Colored Lambs will be available for viewing the weekend of the 2nd and 3rd, or in the evenings prior to the sale.
h c i t e l v a P CLUB LAMBS MARCH/APRIL 2016
Jason: 661-978-6946 Scott: 661-201-6408 36 Home: 661-589-5669
2015 Del Mar San Diego County Fair - Champion 4-H Market Lamb Shown by Aundreah Coye Sired by Royal
2015 Kern County Fair Champion FFA Dorset Shown by Logan Colunga Sired by Skyfall
APRIL 9, 2016 Note the NEW LOCATION!
• Clint Cummings of O.H. Kruse will be doing a seminar at 11:00 a.m. on Selection, Feeding, and Showmanship for Sheep and Goats.
Kern County Fairgrounds Bakersfield, California
Sale Time: 1:00 p.m.
Last year’s ed sale produc , CHAMPIONS r and this yea will as well!
2015 Kern County Fair Grand Champion Market, Champion Middleweight Market and Champion Bred & Fed Shown by Romi Wattenbarger
2015 Kern County Fair Reserve Grand Champion & Heavy Weight Champion Shown by Starr Hibbitts
2015 Harvest Moon Livestock Show Reserve Middleweight Champion, Days 1 & 2 Shown by Starr Hibbitts
We will have 10+ Wethers at the California’s Elite Sale, late December to late January born and ideal for mid-summer to fall shows. Pictures will be posted to
2015 Kern County Fair Reserve Champion Doe Shown by Gabriella Camou
2015 Kern County Fair Lightweight Champion Market & Lightweight Champion Bred & Fed Shown by Haylee Bruce
2015 Kern County Fair Reserve Champion Middleweight Market Goat Shown by Audrey Hill
Michael Poncetta — 661-978-0955 MARCH/APRIL 2016 37
Breeders Directory To include your listing, call Heidi at 408-888-2503 or William at 662-305-5434
• Ace Club Calves
Alicia Smith (928) 965-4390 15 McKenzie Lane, Elgin, AZ 85611 Website: www.facebook.com/AceClubCalves Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Sound, Productive, Good-Natured Show Steers and Heifers)
• 5-R Way Ranch Show Cattle Sheree Ryan (661) 245-3884 (H); (661) 619-5246 (C) Frazier Park, CA Email: email@example.com Website: www.5rwaycattle.com (Show Steers & Heifers – Sold Private Treaty Year Round)
• Alto Herefords
Larry Alto Family 7803 Myrtle Ave., Eureka, CA 95503 (707) 822-9478; Kevin: (707) 839-0170 (Bulls, Heifers, Steers)
• AWE Cattle Co.
Mike Wolfe (916) 704-5832 Adam Wolfe (916) 704-4799 11950 Sarayah Lane, Herald, CA 95638 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Club Calves & Show Heifers – Crossbreds & Shorthorns)
• Backer Cattle Co.
Nick Backer (916) 531-0908 Elk Grove, CA Email: email@example.com (Show Steers & Heifers)
• Bennett Land & Cattle
Mike, Marti, Casey & Brooke Bennett P.O. Box 549, Ducor, CA 93218 (559) 534-2396 (Reg. Shorthorns & Herefords; X-Breds; Steers & Heifers)
• Bigelow Farms
Matt Bigelow (559) 647-2817 PO Box 43, O’Neals, CA 93645 (Reg. Shorthorn - Breeding & Show Steers)
• Brocco Show Cattle
Ron, Justine & Audra Brocco 1189 Solano Ave., Sonoma, CA 95476 (707) 996-6224 (Show Heifers & Steers)
• CC Cattle Co.
Jodi Carbett: (760) 217-9999 Jacqui Cloutier: (951) 235-8774 19474 Jurupa Ave., Bloomington, CA 92316 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Show Steers & Heifers – private treaty)
• Clevenger Cattle Company
Sam Clevenger 2680 Hwy. 46 West, Paso Robles CA 93446 (805) 305-3417 Email: Sam@clevengercattlecompany.com Website: www.clevengercattlecompany.com (Club Calves & Show Heifers)
• Colburn Cattle Co.
• Irwin Cattle
• Poncetta Farms
• J/4 Cattle Company
• R&R Farms
Paul, Terr & Shelby Irwin Paul's cell: (707) 974-5678 Terri's cell: (707) 695-1620 Dixon, CA Website: www.irwincattle.com Email: email@example.com (Show Steers & Heifers)
Ron, Lisa, Tyler, Ryan & Wyatt PO Box 568, Five Points, CA 93624 (559) 269-3175 (Club Calves, Reg. Maines, Reg. Shorthorns)
• Coy Cattle Co.
Bryan, Shari, Travis and Tyler Coy (559) 298-9757 Travis: (559) 392-8772 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.coycattleco.com (Club Calves – Steers & Heifers; available year-round)
Joe & Marlene Amaral - (209) 538-1540 3348 Zeering Rd., Modesto, CA 95358 E-mail: J4cattle@aol.com (Show Heifers & Steers)
• James Bright/Leo Bros.
• D-B Club Calves
James Bright (209) 761-9833 Matt Leo (209) 587-5838 7953 Le Grand Rd., Merced, CA 95340 Website: www.brightleo.com Email: Matt@rpacalmonds.com (Reg. Herefords, Shorthorns, Angus, Chi-Maines and Xbred Show Steers)
David Sr. & David Brown 1560 Ellenwood Rd., Waterford, CA 95386 (209) 602-8745 (Club Calves)
• Dillabo Livestock
David & Jeanette Dillabo 5127 Pennington Road, Live Oak, CA 95953 (530) 695-9322 (Shorthorn & Angus – Steers & Heifers)
• Johns Cattle Co.
Deron, Karen, Layton, and Brett Johns 27613 Avenue 196, Strathmore, CA 93267 Deron (559) 647-1611; Layton (559) 359-6843 (Show Steers & Heifers, Market Heifers, Breed Heifer Prospects)
• Double E Hay & Cattle
Ed & Eric Bright 16120 Buchanan Hollow Rd. Le Grand, CA 95333 Ed (209) 389-4060; Eric (209) 761-6607 (Chi-Maine, Short, Angus, X-bred)
• K2 Show Cattle
Kyle Long 8081 Olive Branch Way Valley Springs, CA 95225 (C) (209) 728-7414; (H) (209) 920-4093 Email: email@example.com Website: www.k2showcattle.com (Purebred Shorthorns & Short.-Maine X — Steers & Heifers)
• Fair Cattle Co.
Todd Fair 5731 N. Hickman Rd., Denair, CA 95316 (209) 667-9220; (C) (209) 648-8240 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.faircattle.com (Club Calves & Show Heifers)
• G/M Cattle Company
• Geist Cattle
• Morrell Ranches
• Grimsley Cattle & Goats
Barry, Carrie & Bailey Morrell 5640 County Road 65 Willows, CA 95988 (530) 934-2047 (H); (530) 218-5507 (C) Email: email@example.com (Reg. Hereford Show Heifers & Steers, and X-Bred Show Steers)
Austin Grimsley (831) 207-7564 P.O. Box 1009, Tres Pinos, CA 95075 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.grimsleycattle.com (Club Goats & Purebred Seedstock)
• H.A.V.E. Angus
Mel & Darrell Hansen - Windsor, CA (707) 838-4463 Jim & Karen Vietheer - Wilton, CA (916) 687-7620 (Angus Heifers & Bulls)
• Newton Cattle
J Newton (559) 284-9115 27390 Sales Creek Rd., Clovis, CA 93619 Email: email@example.com (Club Calves & Res. Breeding Show Heifers)
• Imhof Cattle Co.
• Noble Cattle Company
Frank Jr., Haley & Andrew Imhof P.O. Box 174, Sunol, CA 94586 (925) 600-7735 (h); (925) 580-2245 (c) (510) 377-9556 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Club Calves, Show Heifers, Bulls)
Chad Noble 28679 Mtn. Rd. 120, Porterville, CA 93257 (559) 788-0659 (Reg. Shorthorns & Club Calves)
• Red River Farms
Michael Mullion - (760) 464-3906 Bob Mullion - (760) 861-8366 13750 West 10th Ave., Blythe, CA 92225 Email: email@example.com (Purebred & Percentage Simmentals – Bulls, Heifers & Steers)
• Reid Cattle, LLC
Cory & Mindi Reid (209) 559-0142 P.O. Box 627, Wheatland, CA 95692 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.reidcattle.com (Show Steers and Heifers)
• Rockin S Ranch
Martin & Stacey Machado (209) 652-6946 P.O. Box 24 8171 N. Buhach Rd. Winton, CA 95388 (Club Calves, Heifers)
Joey, Kristy, Riley & Reese Gonsalves; Mike Gonsalves 7243 Maze Blvd., Modesto, CA 95358 (209) 526-3006; Mike - (209) 578-3252 (Reg. & Commercial Angus, Club Calves)
Megan Shepherd P.O. Box 97, Bella Vista, CA 96008 (916) 705-1582 Email: email@example.com Website: www.radiantredsredangus.com (Red Angus Show Heifers, Steers & Bulls; Crossbred Show Heifers & Steers)
• M2 Cattle Co.
• M&M Livestock
• Gonsalves Ranch
• Radiant Reds
• Reis Livestock
Mike Rivas Woodlake, CA (559) 285-2467 (Show Steers & Heifers)
Gary & Linda Geist (559) 674-4117 Shane, Kimberly, Kendall & Kayden (559) 674-4174; (C) (559) 363-4117 16540 Road 31, Madera, CA 93636 (Reg. Maines, Club Calves)
Bob Ross (408) 221-3023 P.O. Box 20668, San Jose, CA 95160 (Reg. Hereford Genetics - Show Heifers, Bulls, Embryos, Semen)
• L/S Show Cattle
Valerie & David Last Valerie: (760) 224-2980 Kelsey Schott (760) 877-8135 12296 Lilac Hill,Valley Center, CA 92082 Website: www.lsshowcattle.weebly.com Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Show Steers & Heifers)
Kevin & Stacey Griffith P.O. Box 283, 3434 Rock Creek Rd Copperopolis, CA 95228 (209) 785-3013; (209) 610-7616 cell Email: email@example.com Website: gmcattlecompany.com (Show Steers)
David & Michael Poncetta 10454 Wible Road, Bakersfield, CA 93313 David: (661) 978-3320; Michael: (661) 978-0955 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Email: email@example.com (Show Heifers & Steers, Bulls, Seedstock – Shorthorns, Angus & Crossbreds)
Tony, Mary, Nathan, Natalie & Nicole Reis 648 Cowee Ave., Gridley, CA 95948 (530) 682-0317 (H); (530) 682-0305 (Nathan’s Cell) www.reislivestock.com (Charolais Heifers, Bulls & Steers; X-Bred Heifers & Steers) Ric Schultz (559) 281-2244 17554 S. Chateau-Fresno Ave. Riverdale, CA 93656 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.rockinsranchinc.com (Club Calves, Angus Show Animals)
• Rodgers Livestock
Blaine & Melissa Rodgers 2399 N. Riverbend Ave., Sanger, CA 93657 Email: email@example.com Website: www.rodgerslivestock.com (C) (559) 314-4630; (H) (559) 287-6619 (Club Calves)
• Schnoor Sisters Cattle Co. Amanda, Kirbe and Sydney Schnoor 11564 Ave. 26, Chowchilla, CA 93610 (559) 665-1991 (Show Steers & Heifers; Reg. Angus Cattle)
• Seever & Son Cattle Co.
Lou Seever 3687 Old Santa Rita Rd., Pleasanton, CA 94588 (M) (925) 989-9069; (Day) (925) 463-3443 (N) (925) 820-5392 (Maines, Chimaines, X-Breds – Show Steers & Heifers)
• Shasta College Farm
B.J. Macfarlane 11555 Old Oregon Trail, Redding, CA 96003 (530) 242-7564 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Club Calves, Show Heifers)
• Silva Cattle
Randy & Rhonda Silva 37378 Rd. 20, Kingsburg, CA 93631 (559) 897-0311; (559) 288-3856 (cell) Email: email@example.com Website: www.silvacattle.com (Reg. Maine Heifers & Club Calves)
• Strickler Livestock
Alpha & Sherri Gipe (209) 358-9377 6885 West Oak Ave., Merced, CA 95340 www.sunnydayshorthorns.com (Registered Shorthorn Show Heifers, Bulls, Steers — X-Bred Steers)
• Tri-C Limousin
Jerry and Patty Chapman 41088 Mattole Rd., Petrolia, CA 95558 (707) 629-3505 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Registered Limousin, LimFlex and Shorthorn Heifers, Bulls and Club Calves)
• Wagner Livestock, LLC
Jeff & Nicole Wagner 11149 Shelton Rd., Linden, CA 95236 (Rch) (209) 887-2291; (Cell) (209) 351-0351 Email: email@example.com Website: www.wagnerlivestock.com (Charolais & Angus Heifers; Show Steers)
• Ward Cattle Co.
Frank & Christina Ward (530) 204-7124 Orland, CA Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.wardcattleco.com (Show Steers & Heifers, Angus Bulls)
• Wheeler Cattle
Toby & Jessica Wheeler 1125 Penman Springs Road Paso Robles, CA 93446 (805) 801-2460 (C); (805) 226-9913 (H) Email: email@example.com Website: www.wheelercattlecompany.com (Club Calves, Show Heifers and Bulls)
• Brumley Farms
Don, Skeeter, Kari, Brooke & Bryce Brumley P.O. Box 239, Orovada, NV 89425 (775) 272-3152; (C) (209) 479-0287 (Reg. Herefords - Heifers, Bulls & Steers)
Jed & Brandi Asmus 5750 E. Harney Lane, Lodi, CA 95240 (530) 304-0389 www.asmusclublambs.com (Club Lambs)
Lee and Glenda Stilwell 14043 Algoma Rd., Klamath Falls, OR 97601 (541) 884-4881 (H); (541) 892-8966 (C) Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Limousin and Angus Seedstock, Project Steers and Heifers)
• Bianchi Club Lambs
Karen Bianchi 13500 Valley Home Rd., Oakdale, CA 95361 (209) 847-0694 (Club Lambs,Wether Sires)
• Stateline Cattle Co.
Doris Gallup (541) 891-5443 Malin, OR Email: email@example.com (Crossbred Club Calves; Reg. Angus – Heifers & Bulls)
• Brem Club Lambs
Jim & Pam Brem 19387 Rd. 248, Strathmore, CA 93267 (559)568-0358 (Club Lambs)
• Traynham Ranches
Brad & Buckley Cox 1881 Brophy Rd., Eagle Point, OR 97524 (541) 840-5797 or (541) 826-3650 Website: www.traynhamranch.com Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Angus, Maine influenced & Shorthorn Cattle; Steer & Heifer Prospects available)
• Teixeira Cattle Co.
John and Heather Teixeira; Allan and Cee 855 Thousand Hills Road, Pismo Beach, CA 93449 (805) 595-1416 www.teixeiracattleco.com (Club Calves and Show Heifers)
• Asmus Club Lambs
• Country Inn Cattle Co.
Shane Strickler (530) 570-6634 7253 County Road 24, Orland, CA 95963 (Show Steers, Heifers, Bulls)
• Sunnyday Shorthorns
Fred Ansolabehere Jr.; Lance Carter 33383 7th Standard Road Bakersfield, CA 93314 Fred (661) 589-5521; Lance (661) 342-0278 email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.ansolabehereclublambs.com (Dorsets, Suffolks, Hampshires, Club Lambs)
Tommy, Cara & Jonwyn Ayres 1863 Wards Creek Rd. Rogue Rover, OR 97537 (406) 531-6130 Email: Ayresangus3@gmail.com Website: www.Ayresangus.com (Herd with Butt, Body & Balance. Specializing in Backdrop Finders)
• Spring Valley Land & Livestock Jim, Kristi, Bobby & Shyann Mattes PO Box 22, O’Neal’s, CA 93645 (559) 276-5704; Barn (559) 868-3323 (Reg. Angus & Shorthorns, Club Calves)
• Ansolabehere/Carter Club Lambs
• Ayres Angus
• Simon Cattle
Faris Simon: (209) 769-8427 Layne Simon: (209) 769-8429 Barn: (209) 374-3429 Catheys Valley, CA Email: email@example.com (Steers & Heifers Available Year-Round)
• C&E Club Lambs
Kimmelshue Family (530) 345-4456 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Wilkinson Family (530) 891-4964 Durham, CA E-mail: email@example.com (Show Lambs,Wether Sires & Dams)
• Chico State Sheep & Goat Unit Dr. Celina Johnson, Faculty Supervisor 311 Nicholas C. Schouten Lane Chico, CA 95928 (530) 898-6024 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.clublambpage.com/chicostate (Sheep and Goats)
• Top Hat Simmentals
Chris & Allison Beins Family (435) 257-0654 11945 N 3400 W, Deweyville, UT 84309 Website: www.tophatsimmentals.com Email: email@example.com (Show Heifers & Steers, Bulls and Genetics)
• Damar Farms, Inc.
Randy & Debbi Repp 3001 Pennington Road, St. John, WA 99171 (509) 648-3885 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Shorthorn Show Heifers & Steers)
Steve/Tina P.O Box 869, Denair, CA 95316 (760) 554-0424 (C); (209) 669-1410 (H) Email: email@example.com (Club Lambs, Rams & Ewes)
• Farao Club Lambs
Jaime Farao; Frank Farao 28803 Gun Club Road, Gustine, CA 95322 Jaime: (209) 854-1033; (209) 777-1033 Frank: (805) 934-2097; (805) 354-2317 (Club Lambs, Breeding Stock)
• Ahart Club Lambs
Greg and Mary Ahart 7 Carvel Place, Sacramento, CA 95835 (916) 928-9336; Greg’s Cell: (916) 396-2333 Mary’s Cell: (916) 612-1241 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Club Lambs,Wether Sires and Dams)
• Fly'n Club Lambs
Todd, Erin and Bryce Peters; Sandy Parker Todd: (530) 713-3499 2377 Hale Rd., Marysville, CA 95901 Email: email@example.com Facebook page: Fly'n Club Lambs (Club Lambs, wether sires and dams, available year-round)
• Genoa Livestock
Michelle Coker 640 Genoa Lane, Minden, NV 89423 (775) 782-3336; (916) 207-1142 (cell) Website: www.genoalivestock.com (Registered Hereford Show Heifers, Steers, Bulls. Visitors always welcome!)
• Labrucherie Land & Livestock Bob & Leslie Labrucherie (559) 673-4332 or 675-0663 9671 Road 28 1/2, Madera, CA 93637 (Club Lambs,Wether Sires and Dams)
• Leventini Club Lambs
Mike Leventini Sr.; Mike Leventini Jr. 624 South Indiana Ave., Modesto, CA 95357 Mike Sr. (209) 529-2774 Mike Jr. (209) 634-7262 (Club Lambs,Wether Sires & Dams)
• Lopez Club Lambs
Don, Marcia & Andrea Lopez 15913 Hwy. 160, Isleton, CA 95641 (916) 777-5911 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org (Club Lambs)
• Maddux Ranch/ Outlaw Club Lambs
Harry, Jan, Todd, Nikki Maddux 2675 E. Westfall Rd., Mariposa, CA 95338 (209) 966-4942 (Blackface, Dorset, Specks, Southdowns – Club Lambs)
• Mayo Club Lambs
Don & Denise Mayo 1844 McDonald Ave., Live Oak, CA 95953 (530) 695-1555 (H); (661) 978-1364 (C) Email: email@example.com (Club Lambs & Wether Sires)
• Modesto Junior College
Hop & Debbie; Ryan & Mona Lisa 1375 N. Academy Ave., Sanger, CA 93657 (559) 301-3241 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.estesshowlambs.com (Show Lambs)
• Abatti/Wills Club Lambs
Robbie Rowlett 10960 Carrisa Hwy., Carrisa Plains, CA 93453 (805) 610-4235 (C) (Show Lambs)
• Del Petersen Club Lambs
• Estes Show Lambs
• KR Club Lambs
• Merced College
www.petersenclublambs.com 710 N. Thompson Road, Nipomo, CA 93444 (805) 478-7963 Email: email@example.com (Hampshire, Suffolk & X-Bred Club Lambs – Wether Sires)
Dan & Marlys Layne (Scott, Keri & Stacy) 3113 North Ave., Modesto, CA 95357 (209) 632-8623; (209) 549-7849 (Club Lambs, Reg. Suffolks)
• Cummings Club Lambs
Bob & Joanne Cummings 4115 Vineyard Dr., Paso Robles, CA 93446 (805) 239-2635 (Club Lambs & Wether Sires)
• Image Club Lambs/ Layne Suffolks
Jaime Farao 3600 M. Street, Merced, CA 95348 (H) (209) 854-1033; (C) (209) 384-6299 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Show Lambs)
Marleise Boyd 435 College Ave., Modesto, CA 95350 (209) 575-6210; (209) 581-1972 (C) Email: email@example.com (Show Lambs)
• Morino Brothers Club Lambs Dan & Celeste Morino (209) 838-7208 Paul & Carri Morino (209) 599-3168 25053 Dove Road, Escalon, CA 95320 (Club Lambs,Wether Sires & Dams)
• Nicewonger Club Lambs
John & Carol Nicewonger 6706 Lon-dale Rd., Oakdale, CA 95361 (209) 847-8976 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Club Lambs)
• Nunes Club Lambs & Project Goats
Ernie & Judy Nunes 190 Walker Road, Petaluma, CA 94952 (707) 762-7135 (Club Lambs, Project Goats)
• Pagliaro-Bohan Club Lambs
Tony & Rori Pagliaro 2187 Welzel Lane, Sonoma, CA 95476 (707) 815-1740; (707) 732-7336 Email: email@example.com Website: www.pagliaro-bohanclublambs.com (Club Lambs, Southdowns)
• Pavletich Club Lambs
Scott, Annette, Jason & Courtney 17324 Rosedale Hwy, Bakersfield, CA 93312 (661) 589-5669 (Club Lambs)
• Reedley College Agriculture & Natural Resources David Lopes 995 N. Reed Ave., Reedley, CA 93654 (559) 683-0319 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.reedleycollege.edu (Club Lambs)
• Riverbend Southdowns
Dean & Nomie Kautz 5619 Chico Ave., Kingsburg, CA 93631 (559) 897-5470 (H); (559) 859-5230 (C) Shelbi Kautz (559) 859-2249 Email: email@example.com Website: www.riverbendsouthdowns.com (Registered Seedstock, Club Lambs)
• Shadow Oaks Ranch Club Lambs Jim Clayton 1084 W. Prosperity Ave., Tulare, CA 93274 (559) 688-7645; Cell: (559) 901-5990 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.shadowoaksranch.com (Club Lambs)
• Shining Star Club Lambs
Paul & Ginny Strametz 702 McMahon Rd., Hollister, CA 95023 (831) 634-1044; (831) 801-1715 (C) Email: email@example.com (Quality Club Lambs)
• Siebert Genetics
Jeffrey & Nancee Siebert 19235 W. Ave. C, Lancaster, CA 93536 (H) (661) 724-2441; (C) 805) 358-3716 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.siebertgenetics.com (Club Lambs, Southdowns & Club Pigs)
• Snyder Club Lambs
Dustin, Hilary, Skottlynn & Holland Snyder 6353 Road 8 1/2, Firebaugh, CA 93622 (559) 659-2512; (C) (559) 706-9540 Email: email@example.com (Club Lambs,Wether Sires & Dams)
• Spring Creek Ranch Club Lambs Stornetta Family (Steve, Diana, Stefanie, Dawn & Tori) 4901 Gravenstein Hwy. North Sebastopol, CA 95472 (707) 823-7516; (707) 490-2607 www.springcreekranchclublambs.com (Club Lambs)
• Zeigler Club Lambs
• Potter’s Emmett Valley Ranch Kevin Potter 3738 County Line Rd., Emmett, ID 83617 (208) 365-3621 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.cattleandsheep.com (Club Lambs, delivery to Calif.)
• Weger Show Lambs
George Weger and Lolita (707) 293-7187 (C); (707) 829-2770 (H) 5225 Volkerts Rd., Sebastopol, CA 95472 (Show Lambs)
J.D. Ferrero - (707) 540-5595 Tami Ferrero - (707) 217-7573 826 Colleen Drive, Windsor, CA 95492 Email: email@example.com (Show Pigs, Seedstock)
Christian (805) 835-1812 Chris (805) 391-0930 4340 Ramada Drive, Paso Robles, CA 93446 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.SalinasRiverGenetics.com (Show Hogs & Seedstock – Yorks, Hamps, Durocs & Crossbreds)
Paul J. Fernandes, Jr. 4362 Esmar Rd., Ceres, CA 95307 H (209) 664-0309 • M(209) 608-2697 Email: email@example.com (Yorks, Hamps, X-breds)
• Nasser Show Pigs
Jerry Seaver - (530) 458-2026 4209 Hwy. 45, Colusa, CA 95932 (Hamps,Yorks, X-Breds – Show Pigs)
• Shasta College Farm
B.J. Macfarlane 11555 Old Oregon Trail, Redding, CA 96003 (530) 242-7564 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (X-Breds,Yorks & Durocs — Show Pigs)
• Small Town Genetics
James Backman 2812 N. Hickman Rd., Denair, CA 95316 (209) 620-4106 (c) Email: email@example.com (Yorks, Hamps, Durocs, Show Pigs)
• Triangle L Farms
David & Josh Luis - (209) 604-8695 14545 East Donahue Rd., Ripon, CA 95366 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Show Pigs)
• M.B. Show Pigs
Tom, Tyler, Carson and Cole Nasser Queen Creek, Arizona Tom: (480) 628-8282 Tyler: (480) 282-7325 Email: Tom@nassershowpigs.com Website: nassershowpigs.com (Crossbred & Purebred Showpigs available year-round)
• Seaver Show Pigs
• Loin Eye Hog Farms
Mario & Michele Buoni 10400 Old River Rd., Bakersfield, CA 93311 (661) 397-8940; (661) 201-3042 (c) (Hamps, Durocs,Yorks, Chesters, Spots – Show Hogs)
• Modesto Junior College
John Mendes 435 College Ave., Modesto, CA 95350 (209) 575-6205 Email: email@example.com (Breeding Stock, Project Pigs, Semen Sales)
Wilbert & Dennis Moench 24701 Ave. 106, Terra Bella,CA 93270 (559) 535-4347 (Hamps,Yorks, Durocs, X-Bred • Breeding Stock & Project Pigs)
Steve Shaffstall (661) 406-5111 Mojave, CA Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Check us out on Facebook (Hamps, Exotics & Yorks – Show Pigs & Seedstock)
• No Limit Genetics, LLC
Larry, Adam and Rex Mendonza 5720 Woodland Avenue, Modesto, CA 95358 Larry: (209) 605-9903 • Adam: (209) 602-6106 Rex: (209) 988-1751 Website: www.nolimitgenetics.com (Year Round Show Pigs & Seedstock)
• AAA Elite Genetics
Heather, Andrea & Amanda Thomas Kathy & Alyssa Sankey Colusa, CA 95932 (530) 218-1968 Email: email@example.com (Project Pigs,York & Crossbred Seed Stock)
• Ottenwalter Show Pigs
• A One Show Pigs
Mark & Sandy Ottenwalter 2260 Lurline Ave., Colusa, CA 95932 (530) 458-5700 (o); (530) 681-9799 (m) (Show Pigs, Seedstock)
Russ Miller 125 Sutherland Dr., Auburn, CA 95603 (530) 277-7375 (Specializing in Black Exotic and Hamp Show Pigs)
• Panero Farms
Rhys & Jeanine Panero - (209) 838-7570 (H) 11935 S.Van Allen Rd., Escalon, CA 95320 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org (Showpigs and breeding stock)
Wes Barone 6093 Mountain View Rd., Caruthers, CA 93609 (408) 981-4881 (Hamps,Yorks, Durocs – Show Pigs & Semen)
• Pork Palace
Randy Jones 1503 S. Hwy. 101, Gaviota, CA 93117 (805) 350-1459 (Cell.); (805) 688-0337 (Home) E-mail: email@example.com (Show Pigs Available)
Cy Hawkins 2299 Zumwalt Rd., Williams, CA 95987 (530) 473-2264 (H); (530) 701-8298 (C) Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Herdsman - Jerrod Parriott (530) 933-9330 Email: email@example.com Website: cyhawkinsshowpigs.com (Breeding Stock — Hamps, Duroc, X-Breds, Project Pigs)
• Power House Farms
Nathan Copp (Los Banos) 2129 S. 10th St., Los Banos, CA 93635 H: (209) 827-0460; C: (559) 280-0119 (Show Pigs & Breeding Stock)
• Desert Show Pigs
• Reedley College Agriculture & Natural Resources
Dion Ashurst - (760) 427-0468 Brock Ashurst - (760) 427-0464 Herdsman: Chandler Ryan - (805) 423-4644 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.desertshowpigs.com (Hamps, Durocs,Yorks & X-Breds; Show Pigs & Seedstock)
David Lopes - (559) 683-0319 995 N. Reed Ave., Reedley, CA 93654 Email: email@example.com Website: www.reedleycollege.edu (Duroc,Yorkshire, X-Breds — Breeding Stock & Club Pigs)
• Malay Show Pigs
Earl – (775) 945-0381 Paul – (775) 316-0395 3405 Upper Valley Rd., Lovelock, NV 89419 Website: www.malayshowpigs.com (Show Pigs and Seedstock)
• Moench Farms
• A+ Showpigs
• Cy Hawkins Showpigs
422 N. Western, Santa Maria, CA 93454 (805) 922-6270; (805) 878-8989 (C) (Club Lambs and Wether Sires) (Suffolks, Hamps, X-Breds)
• Salinas River Genetics
• High Class Genetics
• Sunrise Sheep Company
• Thompson Bros. Livestock
Rachelle Bailey 445 S. Blaker Rd., Turlock, CA 95380 (209) 277-2509 (cell); (209) 656-9550 (Office) Email: GoldenStateSwine@aol.com (Hamps,Yorks, Durocs, Landrace, X-Breds; Breeding Stock, Show Pigs, Semen)
• Bar-One Swine Farm
Gypsy, Gary & Calder Keene 13736 Lambuth Road, Oakdale, CA 95361 (209) 613-7015 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.sunrisesheepcompany.com (Club Lambs,Wether Sires and Dams)
Allan Rios (209) 617-7987 2736 W. Chamberlain Rd., El Nido, CA 95317 Email: email@example.com Website: www.genxfarms.com (Show Pigs & Seedstock Supplier)
• Golden State Genetics
• Spring Valley Land & Livestock Jim, Kristi, Bobby & Shyann Mattes PO Box 22, O’Neal’s, CA 93645 (559) 276-5704; (B) (559) 868-3323 (Club Lambs)
• Generation X Farms
Steve & Cindi Zeigler (760) 445-2162 2126 Boundary Ave., Ramona, CA 92065 Website: www.zeiglerclublambs.com Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Hamp & Suffolk Cross — Club Lambs)
• Krische Family Swine
Ed, Sharon & Logan 12107 Meadows Rd., White City, OR 97503 (541) 826-1416; (541) 944-1549 (cell) Email: email@example.com Website: krischefamilyswine.com (Club pigs, seedstock and semen)
• Wendte Farms
Mike Wendte (503) 314-2868 33373 SW Firdale Rd. Cornelius, OR 97113 Website: www.wendtefarms.com (Show hogs, seedstock)
• Ariaz Mtn. Ranch
Pat Ariaz 1904 State Hwy. 132, La Grange, CA 95329 (209) 969-4307 (cell); home: (209) 852-9606 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Fullblood & percentage does & wethers)
• Brem Show Goats
Jim and Pam Brem 19387 Rd. 248, Strathmore, CA 93267 (559) 568-0358 (Show Wethers & Does)
• Bush Show Goats
Dan and Mary Ann Bush 2345 Salinas Rd., San Juan Bautista, CA 95045 (831) 623-4316; (831-905-5665 (C) Email: email@example.com (Show Wethers & Percentage Does)
• Cuneo Valley Ranch
Vicky Ehrhardt -(209) 256-4924 Jackson, California Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.cuneovalleyranch.com (Show Wethers, Championship bloodlines, Full Bloods, Percentages)
• Del Sol Goats
Vince & Pam Sola; Tony & Emily Coito P.O. Box 190, Tipton, CA 93272 (559) 901-1781 Email: Pam1334@aol.com Website: www.delsolgoats.com (Show wethers, Full Bloods and % Does)
• Flying S Livestock
Jack, Sarah, Nicole & Jared Smith 7156 Golden State Highway, Unit B Bakersfield, CA 93308 (661) 399-0507 Email: email@example.com (Show Wethers)
• Grimsley Cattle & Goats Austin Grimsley - (831) 207-7564 P.O. Box 1009, Tres Pinos, CA 95075 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.grimsleycattle.com (Club Goats & Purebred Seedstock)
Kyle Jefferson & Stephanie Horton 30110 Grooms Rd., Oakdale, CA 95361 (209) 614-5664 Email: email@example.com Website: www.hjboergoats.com (Show Wethers & Percentage Does)
• Olive Knoll Ranch
• UC Davis Goat Facility
• Radiant Reds
• White Rail Ranch
• Rumie Boer Goats
• Wilton Boer Goat Ranch
Catherine Acly - (209) 754-4580 5887 Romel Road, Angels Camp, CA 95222 Website: www.oliveknollranch.com (Wether Goats, percentage & fullblood does) Megan Shepherd - (916) 705-1582 P.O. Box 97, Bella Vista, CA 96008 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.radiantredsboergoats.com (Fullbloods, Percentages and Wethers)
• JC Boer Goats
Julie Carreiro - (831) 297-2216 5300 San Felipe Rd., Hollister, CA 95023 Phil Lopez - (707) 695-1075 Email: email@example.com Website: www.jcboergoats.com (Fullblood boer goats & market wethers; artificial insemination services)
Karen Molta - (559) 403-6779 6136 N. Locan Ave., Clovis, CA 93619 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.rumieboergoats.com (Show Quality Meat Goats — Fullbloods & %'s)
• Jones Show Goats
Randy Jones - (805) 350-1459 1503 S. Hwy. 101, Gaviota, CA 93117 Email: email@example.com (Show Project Goats)
• Shasta College Farm
• Maggenti Show Goats
B.J. Macfarlane 11555 Old Oregon Trail, Redding, CA 96003 (530) 242-7564 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Percentage Does,Wethers)
Michael Poncetta - (661) 978-0955 1742 Renfro Rd., Bakersfield, CA 93314 Email: email@example.com (Show Wethers, Percentage Does)
• Staz A Fraz Ranch
• Moonstone Ranch, Inc.
Mark & Julie Stasinowsky (916) 655-3160 P.O. Box 641, Pleasant Grove, CA 95668 Email: StazFraz@onemain.com (Project Mkt. Goats, FB & % Boer Goats)
Bruce & Rebecca Cogswell - (661) 393-2457 Bakersfield, CA 93308 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.moonstoneranch.com (Club Goats, % Does)
Jan Carlson Dept. of Animal Science, Davis, CA 95616 (530) 752-6792 Email: email@example.com (Project Wethers and % Boer Does) Chuck & Judy Kaye 22819 Avenue 124, Porterville, CA 93257 (559) 788-1085; (707) 548-1486 (cell) Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Club Goats, % Does)
10064 Collings Road, Wilton, CA 95693 Website: www.wiltonboergoatranch.com (916) 687-8030 Email: email@example.com (4-H/FFA project wethers, FB show and breeding stock. Offering black genetics.)
East of the Rockies • Hummel Livestock
Dale Hummel (815) 405-4111 Craig Benoit (815) 383-9727 3980 N. 1500 E Road Cabery, IL 60919 Email: Hummellivestock@gmail.com Website: Hummellivestock.com (Club wethers; Commercial & % does)
Products & Services
• Gator Auction Co.
Col. Geoff Gates - (559) 977-1318 Clovis, CA Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Specializing in all classes of Livestock)
BUILDINGS • Webb & Son
Deron & Karen Johns, Lic. No. 335463 678 N. Plano St., Porterville, CA 93257 Phone: (559) 784-2951; Fax: (559) 782-1804 Deron Johns: (559) 647-1611 Kari Rivera: (559) 306-7010 (Commercial, Industrial, Agricultural, Institutional Construction. Fairgrounds Construction, Show Barns, Sale Facilities, Equestrian Arenas, Metal Buildings)
FEED COMPANIES • ShowMaster Feeds
Cargill Animal Nutrition, Cargill Inc. P.O. Box 369, Stockton, CA 95201 (209) 982-4632 Website: www.showmasterfeeds.com (“Nourishing Animals Through Successful Partnerships”)
• Armstrong Feed & Supplies
Steve Green or Mora Nibert (760) 749-2223 Email: email@example.com Website: www.armstrongfeed.com (Show Feed, Show Supplies, Hay, Farm & Ranch Supplies)
• Live Wire Products Inc.
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Jan. 23-24, 2016 • Modesto, CA • Judge: Wravenna Bloomberg (Stillwater, OK) Photos: Vanessa Soto
Supreme Champion Heifer Shown by Taylor Cardoza
Reserve Champion Heifer Shown by Clayton Cardoza
Supreme Champion Steer (Champ. Progress) Shown by Haley Ashbrook
Res. Supreme Ch. Steer (Champ. Prospect) Shown by Carly Wheeler
Reserve Suprem,e Champion Heifer Shown by Taylor Cardoza
Supreme Champion Market Beef Shown by Brody Leo
Reserve Supreme Champion Market Beef Shown by Julia Dayton
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Supreme Champion Heifer Shown by Charlize Guess
February 6-7, 2016 Fresno, California Congratulations to all the winners! Supreme Champion Market Hog Shown by Ellie Borba
Photos: Wendy Hall/Cowfoto
Reserve Supreme Champion Mraket Hog Shown by Elijah Johnson
Grand Champion Market Goat Shown by Erin Johnson
Supreme Champion Market Lamb Shown by Catherine Bayne
Reserve Supreme Champion Market Lamb Shown by Erma Coelho
Reserve Champion Market Goat Shown by Nicole Ryder
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January 9-24, 2016 • Denver, Colorado
Grand Champion Market Beef Shown by Macey Goretska (Corydon, IA)
Reserve Grand Champion Market Beef Shown by Jagger Horn (Anson, TX)
Grand Champion Prospect Steer Shown by Ashtin Guyer (Robinson, IL)
Reserve Grand Champion Prospect Steer Shown by Olivia Caldwell (Elmwood, IL)
Grand Champion Feeder Prospect Heifer Shown by Taylor Dorsey (Eaton, CO)
Reserve Grand Champion Feeder Prospect Heifer Shown by M Lazy Heart Ranch (Torrington, WY)
Grand Champion Prospect Breeding Heifer Shown by Nalaney Guyer (Robinson, IL)
Reserve Grand Champ Prospect Breeding Heifer Shown Patty Vickland (Longmont, CO)
Grand Champion Market Hog Shown by Blake Logan (Atlanta, IN)
Reserve Grand Champion Market Hog Shown by Cole Phillips (Bullard, TX)
• Jr Beef - Aven Horn (Anson, TX) • Inter Beef - Jagger Horn (Anson, TX) • Sr Beef - Austin Vieselmeyer ( Amherst, CO)
• Jr Swine - Sam Scanga (Ault, CO) • Inter Swine - Courtney Baetz (Downs, KS) • Sr Swine - Lane Rinderer (Highland, IL)
• Jr Goat - Emily Wise (Shafter, CA) • Inter Goat - Jett Smith (Perry, OK) • Sr Goat - Morgan Key (Midlothian, TX)
• Jr Lamb - Bailee Amstutz (Richwood, OH) • Inter Lamb - Kailen Urban (Gotebo, OK) • Sr Lamb - Carlie Witte (Clint, TX)
Supreme Champion Market Goat Shown by Aspen Martin (Mason, TX)
Supreme Champion Market Lamb Shown by Bailee Amstutz (Richwood, OH)
Reserve Supreme Champion Market Lamb Shown by Kailen Urban (Gotebo, OK)
Reserve Supreme Champion Market Goat Shown by Carly Castello (Tracy, CA)
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February 12-14, 2016 • Paso Robles, CA
Supreme Ch. Female, Shows A & B Shown by Megan Ashbrook
Reserve Supreme Female, Show A Shown by Charlize Guess
Reserve Supreme Female, Show B Shown by Tori Demeyer
Supreme Ch. Bred & Owned Female Shown by Will Ward
Res. Supreme Bred & Owned Female Shown by Tyler Coleman
Supreme Champion Market Beef, Shows A & B Shown by Brody Leo
Reserve Supreme Market Beef, Show A Shown by Ethan Slate
Reserve Supreme Market Beef, Show B Shown by Aaron Kerlee
Supreme Champion Hog, Show A Shown by Payton Rodgers
Reserve Supreme Champion Hog, Show A Shown by Lucia Abreu
Supreme Champion Hog, Show B Shown by Lucia Abreu
Reserve Supreme Champion Hog, Show B Shown by Eleanor Borba
Supreme Champion Market Goat, Show A Shown by Maddy Cumming
Supreme Champion Lamb, Shows A and B Shown by Shane Smith
Reserve Supreme Champion Market Goat, Show A Shown by Courtney Castello
Reserve Supreme Lamb, Shows A and B Shown by Morgan Kiser
Showmanship Champions: Beef Show A: Junior: Haley Rocha Intermediate: Grant Hartill Senior: Tyler Coleman
Lamb Show A: Junior: Hailey Shepps Intermediate: Rachel Mendez Senior: Nicole Rider
Meat Goat Show A: Junior: Liana Erenberg Intermediate: Chancelyn Johnson Senior: Nicole Rider
Swine Show A: Junior: Maddy Nissen Intermediate: Meghan Weinrich Senior: Bailey Terra
Beef Show B: Junior: Will Ward Intermediate: Maddie Prechter Senior: Tyler Coleman
Lamb Show B: Junior: Reese Turman Intermediate: Amanda Taylor Senior: Tyler Wilkerson
Meat Goat Show B: Junior: Abigail Freeman Intermediate: Garrett Bowe Senior: Erin Johnson
Swine Show B: Junior: Shelby Nissen Intermediate: Corie Lee Meitrott Senior: Eleanor Borba
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February 12-14, 2016 • Paso Robles, CA Supreme Wether Doe, Show A; Res. Supreme, Show B Shown by Alex Castello
Supreme Champion Market Goat, Show B Shown by Erin Johnson
Supreme Wether Doe, Show B; Res. Supreme, Show A Shown by Maddy Cumming
Reserve Supreme Champion Market Goat, Show B Shown by Sydney Edwards
Photos: Wendy Hall/Cowfoto
Beef: Jara Settles (Kansas City, MO) and Dan Shike (Sadorus, IL) Swine: Brant Smith (Monroe Center, IL) and Miles Toenyes (Highland, IL) Sheep and Goats: Brad Angus (Ottawa, IL) and Conner Newsom (Levelland, TX)
Banners and Top Awards for California Youth at Arizona National & National Western Livestock Shows Madison Mullion - Champion Hereford Heifer – Jr. Show Madison Andrade – Reserve Champion Hereford Heifer – Jr. Show Callie Bassett – Champion Shorthorn Heifer – Jr. Show Danna Staberg – Reserve Champion Junior Prospect Steer Drew Hartill – Junior Champion Showman – Prospect Steer Show Madison Andrade – Intermediate Champion Showman – Prospect Steer Show Heather Welcher – Reserve Intermediate Ch. Showman – Prospect Steer Show Western Legacy Cattle Jackpot Show Carly Wheeler – Ch. British Heifer – Show A & B and Reserve Supreme – Show B Grant Hartill – Res. Ch. British Heifer – Show A & B Brittany Hefner – Ch. AOB Heifer – Show A & B and Supreme Champion – Show A & B Madison Andrade – Res. Ch. AOB Heifer – Show A & B and Reserve Supreme – Show A Callie Bassett – Reserve Champion AOB Steer – Show A & B Brittany Hefner – Western Legacy Award Winner Madison Mullion – Junior Champion Showman Carly Wheeler – Reserve Junior Champion Showman Madison Andrade – Intermediate Champion Showman Brittany Hefner – Reserve Champion Intermediate Showman Jenna Scherer – Reserve Champion Senior Showman
California junior exhibitors once again hauled a competitive group of animals to the Arizona National in Phoenix and the National Western in Denver. In addition to those who are featured in our show result section, we would also like to recognize the following exhibitors who won awards in their respective divisions.
Junior Breeding Swine Show Mayci Bennett – Champion Berkshire Gilt; Madison Bennett – Reserve Champion Berkshire Gilt; Caleb Johnson – Champion Duroc Gilt; Champion Yorkshire Gilt; Reserve Champion Crossbred Gilt; Supreme Champion Pedigreed Gilt Maddy Nissen – Reserve Champion Duroc Gilt; Kendra Bliss – Champion Poland Gilt Elijah Johnson – Reserve Champion Yorkshire Gilt Junior Market Barrow Show Madison Bennett – Reserve Champion Berkshire; Madison Kelley – Champion Chester White; Lauren Bliss – Reserve Champion Hereford/ Tamworth; Justin Jack – Reserve Champion Spotted Alia Rodgers – Reserve Junior Swine Showman Brianna Cebollero – Reserve Senior Swine Showman Junior Market Lamb Show Owen Clark – Reserve Champion Hvywt. Blackface Chancelyn Johnson – Reserve Junior Showman Junior Breeding Sheep Madison Woods – Champion Hampshire/Suffolk Ewe; Hailey Shepps – Champion Southdown Ewe; Rio Pagliaro – Reserve Champion Southdown Ewe Kaylee Rumbaugh – Champion All Other Meat Breeds Ewe; Tyler Rumbaugh – Reserve Champion All Other Meat Breeds Ewe Junior Market Goats Garrett Bowe – Champion Lightweight Mkt. Goat; Courtney Castello – Champion Heavyweight Mkt. Goat; Alexandra Castello – Reserve Champion Heavyweight Mkt. Goat Junior Cattle Shows Madison Andrade – Reserve Champion British Market Steer Julia Dayton – Reserve Champion Black Market Steer Grant Hartill – Reserve Champion Angus Heifer – Jr. Show
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Scholarships Available to Angus Youth
Prepare for May deadlines, and apply for Angus Foundation and American Angus Auxiliary scholarship opportunities. The American Angus Association strives to provide students with opportunities to benefit themselves and the future of the cattle business.
Ave., Saint Joseph, MO 64506. The American Angus Auxiliary awards scholarships to the top five male and top five female applicants selected from finalists chosen in the applicant’s home state. Each state auxiliary is eligible to submit one male and one female application to the national contest. The winners will be announced during the 2016 NJAS closing ceremonies.
Through scholarship programs offered through the Angus Foundation and the American Angus Auxiliary, Angus youth passionate about the beef industry are provided financial support to further their education. Current high school seniors and college students should take note of the deadlines and details for each scholarship program listed below.
In addition, the five finalists for the Miss American Angus contest are selected from the top national female applicants.
The Angus Foundation offers general scholarships to students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees in higher education. Eligible Angus youth meeting the qualifications for the Angus Foundation’s 2016 Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarship Programs will be considered by the Angus Foundation’s Scholarship Selection Committee. As in past years, other specific and special criteria scholarships administered by the Angus Foundation will also be available. Scholarship recipients will be recognized at the 2016 National Junior Angus Show (NJAS) in Grand Island, Neb.
The application for American Angus Auxiliary Scholarships is also available online. Interested junior Angus members who are high school seniors may download the application, access directions and general information through the scholarship section of the Auxiliary website.Applications from the state contact must be postmarked by May 2. For specific state and local Auxiliary scholarship deadlines and information, visit the Auxiliary website, or contact your state or regional Angus Auxiliary.
A long-standing scholarship awarded through the Angus Foundation is the $1,000 Certified Angus Beef LLC (CAB)/National Junior Angus Association (NJAA) Scholarship. Applicants must have at one time been an NJAA member and must currently be a junior, regular or life member of the American Angus Association, along with being an incoming sophomore, junior or senior in college majoring in animal science, meat science, food science, agricultural communications or a related field of academic study. A recipient will be honored at NJAS in July.
Additional questions about the American Angus Auxiliary scholarships can be directed to Julie Murnin, scholarship chairperson, at 406-850-0508 email@example.com. About the Angus Foundation Established as a 501(c)(3) organization in 1980, the Angus Foundation remains focused on its mission to support Angus education, youth and research. The organization has presented more than $2.4 million in youth scholarships since 1998, and has also invested more than $1 million in beef cattle research throughout the past decade.
The Allied Angus Breeders Scholarship, also through the Angus Foundation, will provide $1,000 to three students who use Angus genetics in their seedstock or commercial operation. Applicants must be enrolled in a junior college, four-year college/university or other accredited institution for fall 2016. They can be an entering freshman or a continuing student in any undergraduate program. Applicant or the applicant’s parents/guardians must have transferred or been transferred a registration paper in the last 36 months (on or after May 1, 2013).
For more information, contact the Angus Foundation at 816-3835100 or visit www.angusfoundation.org. About the American Angus Auxiliary The American Angus Auxiliary consists of individuals interested in the welfare of the Angus breed. Its members work to provide educational activities for junior Angus members, such as scholarship programs, awards and competitions. For more information about the American Angus Auxiliary, visit www.angusauxiliary.com.
Applications for all Angus Foundation scholarships are available online at www.angusfoundation.org and must be postmarked by May 1 and mailed to Milford Jenkins, Angus Foundation, 3201 Frederick MARCH/APRIL 2016
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December 27, 2015 — January 1, 2016 • Phoenix, Arizona Photos: Wendy Hall/Cowfoto; Steve Mapes (swine photos)
Supreme Champion Steer Shown by Tommy Glover (Elgin, OK)
Reserve Supreme Market Steer Shown by Shelby Jenkins (San Antonio, TX)
Supreme Champion Heifer Shown by Mason Leifeste (Cameron, TX)
Reserve Supreme Champion Heifer Shown by Brittany Hefner (Springville, CA)
Champion Prospect Feeder Steer Shown by Berkley Bird (Lubbock, TX)
Champion Prospect Market Steer Shown by Hailee Sims (Yuma, AZ)
Supreme Champion Barrow Shown by Wyatt Geisweldt (Fredericksburg, TX)
Reserve Supreme Champion Barrow Shown by Lydia Straka (Yukon, OK)
Supreme Champion Pedigreed Gilt Shown by Caleb Johnson (Ballico, CA)
Reserve Supreme Champion Pedigreed Gilt Shown by Jocelyn Slade (Mesa, AZ)
Grand Champion Crossbred Gilt Shown by Turner Standlee (Quitaque, TX)
Reserve Champion Crossbred Gilt Shown by Caleb Johnson (Ballico, CA)
Showmanship Champions Beef Showmanship:
Junior Champion Danna Staberg (Lemon Cove, CA)
Junior Champion Alexis Hernandez (Colusa, CA)
Junior Champion Clay Brillhart (Ft. Scott, KS)
Junior Champion Maddy Cumming (Sanger, CA)
Intermediate Champion Grant Hartill (Arbuckle, CA)
Intermediate Champion Hallie Landry (Jeanerette, LA)
Intermediate Champion Sarah Young (Leesburg, OH)
Intermediate Champion Garrett Bowe (Madera, CA)
Senior Champion Austin Vieselmeyer (Amherst, CO)
Senior Champion Peyton Hill (Nevada, TX)
Senior Champion Alexandria Schut (Belding, MI)
Senior Champion Jerica Delong (Craig, CO)
Don't miss the next Arizona National! Show dates: Dec. 27th, 2016 - Jan. 1st, 2017 MARCH/APRIL 2016
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Arizona National Livestock Show Supreme Champion Ewe Shown by Amy Hanks (Templeton, CA)
Supreme Champion Market Lamb Shown by Shilo Schaake (Westmoreland, KS)
Reserve Supreme Champion Market Lamb Shown by Toree Fraze (Comanche, TX)
Reserve Supreme Champion Ewe Shown by Madison Rule (Hawarden, IA)
December 27, 2015 — January 1, 2016 Phoenix, Arizona
Supreme Champion Market Goat Shown by Jack Hoyle (Taylor, AR)
JUDGES: • Beef: Shane Bedwell (Holt, MO) • Swine: Ryan Sites (Tuttle, OK) • Sheep: Kelly Bruns (North Platte, NE) • Goats: Bryan Bernhard (Lubbock, TX)
Reserve Supreme Champion Market Goat Shown by Jason Paine (Hutchinson, KS)
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4. There is a lack of new antibiotics in development, both for humans and animals. While antibiotic resistance doesn’t appear to be preventing vets from treating sick animals, it remains “a continual concern,” according to Coffey. “We don’t see a whole lot of development of new animal health drugs. It’s important in that environment that we take care of the ones that we have.”
The issue of antibiotic use in animal agriculture raises more than a few big questions, both inside and outside the ag community.
Why is the pipeline so limited? Three reasons, according to Kathy Talkington, who leads The Pew Charitable Trust’s antibiotic resistance project.
How much–or how few—antibiotics should be given to food animals? Who should be making those decisions—farmers, veterinarians, policymakers, doctors, food and restaurant companies, or consumers? How will we know what are truly best practices for animal health and human health? “In all this conversation about antimicrobial resistance, we tend to get a little insular in our thinking,” said Jerome Lyman, speaking at the Farm Foundation Forum on antibiotic use in animal agriculture. “Whether we come from the medical profession, the animal health profession (or) we are producers, we are regulators, we write public policy, I think it's helpful to think a little bit from the point of view of a consumer. What I can share with you is that the consumer is pretty confused about this whole issue and … we are all at least partly to blame because we got stuck in our own circles and forgot to understand that what we are really dealing with here is the integrity and the perception of the food consumers eat, especially in the area of animal protein.”
First, there are scientific barriers—it’s difficult to create new antibiotics.
Second, there are regulatory hurdles in getting a drug approved for market and in the case of animal agriculture, worries about the drug’s usage impacting export demand.
Third, there are economic obstacles—pharmaceutical companies may decide that a potential new
antibiotic doesn’t offer enough return on investment and stop developing the drug. 5. There are, unfortunately, a lot of unknowns about the existence, volume, and quality of data already collected about the use of antibiotics in animal agriculture.
Lyman, a former vice president at McDonald’s Corp., where he oversaw the fast-food giant’s global quality systems, joined speakers from the agriculture, policy, and regulatory communities at the Washington, D.C., event.
As producers, policymakers, and veterinarians alike try to establish what best practices should be, some are finding gaps in the detailed information they seek. “How can we get better data?” asked one attendee. “We are left with sales data rather than use data.” Others see the situation differently. “There’s a lot of data,” said Coffey. “There’s a lot more data than there is information.”
How can Ag and others move forward on the complicated issue of antibiotics in animal agriculture? Here are seven factors influencing the issue, based on the discussion among the panelists and attendees.
6. Producers large and small—and their suppliers and vets-are facing potential record-keeping challenges in implementing the new veterinary feed directive.
1. Customers are increasingly asking for meat that is antibiotic-free and more.
Issued in 2015, this new rule covers animal drugs that are administered through animal feed, under the care of a vet. It is also likely to result in new processes, paperwork and perhaps data investments for vets and producers alike, which could be challenging for smaller ranchers and especially small independent feed retailers. “If this is too complicated, will those people just get out of the business of providing those important tools to that segment of the industry?” Coffey asked. “What would that mean for their livelihoods going forward?”
“It’s not an issue of no (antibiotic) residue,” said M. Terry Coffey, Ph.D., chief science and technology officer at Smithfield’s Hog Production Division. “It’s an issue of being raised without antibiotics.” Consumers also want antibiotic-free meat to be produced without growth promotants, without gestation crates, and with vegetarian feed, he said. ‘You are seeing a bundling of how animals might be raised tagging along with the ‘no antibiotics’” priority.
7. There needs to be greater collaboration and stronger relationships among those involved in the overlapping arenas of antimicrobial resistance, antibiotics and animal agriculture.
Is that economically viable? It all depends on how much consumers— and how many of those consumers—are willing to pay.
“There’s a tremendous amount of players … and not everyone approaches this from the same standpoint,” Solomon said. “There’s certainly a lack of trust.” That will have to change if producers, policy makers, and others are going to effectively address the antibiotic question.
2. Activist shareholders are influencing companies’ food supply chain decisions. From Panera moving to cage-free eggs to Perdue’s announcement it would reduce its antibiotic use, such shifts are often influenced by public pressure. “Boards of directors that ignore shareholder activism do so at their own peril,” said Jerome Lyman, a former vice president at McDonald’s, where he oversaw the fast-food giant’s global quality systems. What else is behind food and restaurant companies’ choice to drop GMOs or move to organic ingredients? The need to make marketdriven decisions ahead of everyone else in the industry. “If you are behind the curve in a competitive environment, you have already lost,” Lyman said.
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Exhibitors of All Pigs Going to Exhibits or Sales With the animals being commingled at an exhibition, show or sale, spreading disease is a risk. The recommendations listed apply to all swine at an exhibit or sale that are physically on the premise. Having a plan in place to identify and handle sick animals properly will help reduce the chance of disease spread. In preparation for the exhibit or sale: Consult a veterinarian to understand and implement applicable biosecurity and swine health practices; keep the veterinarian’s phone number in your barn with your pig’spapers and if possible, in your cell phone. Have a premises identification number for your farm or where the pig(s) are housed (required for PQA Plus® certification or state equivalent) Utilize an individual, readable identification method for each pig: • Individual identification helps accurately and quickly identify a pig in the event of a health issue, validation of ownership or for other exhibit needs; papers can get lost or misplaced, but individual identification will remain with the pig • Refer to the exhibit organizers and the State Veterinarian for specific requirements for individual animal identification Become familiar with the clinical signs of a sick pig (such as fever, off-feed, lethargy, nasal discharge, cough, “thumping” or hard time breathing, and diarrhea). How do I take my pig’s temperature? • Normal rectal temperature of a pig = 1. Restrain your pig to avoid injury to 101.5˚ - 102.5˚ F you or the pig • Pigs can’t sweat, they need help stay2. Use a thermometer to measure ing cool on hot days. temperature: a. Digital – insert into the rectum; › During hot weather a pig’s tempush the button and wait for the perature may be elevated. beep; read temperature › If its temperature is raised, allow b. Mercury – shake down the the pig to cool off and re-take the thermometer so the red line is not showing; insert into the rectum of temperature in 15 minutes. the pig and wait 30 seconds before • Work with your veterinarian if your reading the temperature pig becomes sick. c. Laser: point the laser at the space Some diseases can transmit from huon the skin behind the ear and read temperature mans to pigs and from pigs to humans, so NOTE: Laser thermometer may not it is important to not go to the exhibition be as accurate as rectal thermometer or show if you or your pig is sick. Make sure that you have all of your equipment, including your show box and its contents, clean, disinfected and ready to go prior to the exhibition. Do not share any equipment with other exhibitors once at the exhibit. Fill out the appropriate paperwork for the exhibition including health certificates For your pig’s health certificate, you will need to provide the following information: • Your name, contact information and farm address • Individual pig identification and physical description for each animal going to the exhibit or sale • If exhibiting in a state other than where you live, have your veterinarian check with the state you are exhibiting in for specific requirements
• Include information for exhibit-specific requirements • If requested, list any current vaccines the pig has received (i.e. influenza or PRRS) and current disease testing (i.e. PRRS; PRV) At the exhibition or sale: • Assess your pigs’ health on a daily basis • Report any swine health issues Animals like cats and dogs can carry to the exhibit organizer (i.e. swine pathogens that can make pigs sick. It is imsuperintendent) or show veteriportant to prevent the spread of pathogens narian so they can assess the pig to your pigs or to others. Keep pets at home, do not let them be in contact with your pigs in question and do not bring them to the exhibit. • Ask the exhibition organizer about any specific actions that may be required if a pig becomes sick at the show. • Keep your area clean and free of manure contamination • Do not share equipment with other exhibitors • Do not bring your pets (cats or dogs) at the exhibit Once you get home: When pigs from different farms are brought to an exhibit or sale and commingled with other pigs of a different health status, the risk of catching a disease can be high. Just like people can spread illness to each other when gathered in a group, pigs from many locations in an exhibit can also spread illness to each other. Therefore, when you bring your pig back home from an exhibit or sale, it is best to place them in isolation. Isolate returning pigs from the other pigs at your farm. • Work with your veterinarian for an isolation plan. The isolation/observation period before returning to contact with other pigs should be no fewer than 7-30 days in order to detect an illness. • Consult a veterinarian if your pig becomes ill. • Clean and disinfect equipment, clothing, shoes, show box and contents, and vehicles/trailers that were used at the exhibition. Clean-up can be as simple as washing, disinfecting and allowing your equipment to dry out in the sun. Clean and dry equipment will help to prevent the spread of pathogens. Recommendations for isolation: (if you have other pigs at your farm) • Isolation will allow for time for pigs to be observed for disease after they return from an exhibition or sale. When pigs are in isolation, additional testing can be complete to check for diseases before pigs are added back to the rest of the farm (e.g. PRRS). Check with your veterinarian for testing recommendations. • Have a designated area away from other pigs that have not been to a show. • Do chores for the pigs in the isolation area as the last task of the day after you have already worked with your other pigs. • Have dedicated boots and coveralls for isolation only. Another option is to use disposable coveralls and plastic boots for use in isolation and then thrown away when done in isolation. • Have a separate trash can for use in isolation only. • Supplies such as buckets and feed pans should not be shared between pigs in isolation and other animals. • All equipment should be thoroughly cleaned, disinfected and allowed to dry after use in the isolation area.
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This program seeks to motivate well-rounded, high academic achievers that will be enrolled in a four-year accredited college/university, community college or trade school program in the state of California for the 2016-2017 school year. Applications are due Thursday, March 3, 2016. Applicants will be evaluated on the basis of personal commitment, goals established for their chosen field, leadership potential and civic accomplishments. All applicants are also eligible for
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April 16 April 24 May 21 May 28 May 29 June 4-6 June 5-7 (pg. 4)June 11-12 June 11 June 11 June 12 June 16-18 June 18 June 19 June 25 July 9
Mar. 19-20 Next Level Livestock Camp (Buckeye) Apr. 23 Show Pig Sale (Navajo Co. Fairgrounds - Holbrook) July 9-10 Holbrook SAILA Show (Navajo Co. Fairgrounds - Holbrook) (pg. 51)Dec. 27, 2016 – Jan. 1, 2017 Arizona National (Phoenix)
(pg. 9)Mar. 16 (Back Cover)Mar. 18 (pg. 3)Mar. 19 Mar. 19-20
J & J Livestock Online Sale (hosted by oklahomashowgoats.com) Small Town Genetics Online Sale (sconlinesales.com) Ottenwalter Showpigs Farm Sale #3 (At the Ranch - Colusa) Northern Exposure "Spring Break" Edition (Glenn Co. Fairgrounds - Orland) (Back Cover)Mar. 20 26th Annual MJC Champions' Choice Sale (MJC "ACE" Pavilion) (pg. 69)Mar. 24 Desert Showpigs Online Sale (at showpig.com) MJC Spring Classic Hog, Sheep & Goat Jackpot (MJC “ACE” Pavilion) (pg. 54-55)Mar. 26 (pg. 5)Apr. 1-2 Silveira Bros. Fall Born Heifer Sale (online sale at cwcattlesales.com) (Back Cvr, pg. 69)Apr. 2 “Best of the West” Pig Sale (Santa Barbara Co. Fairgrounds, Santa Maria) Apr. 2 TCA Classic Steer & Heifer Show (Roseville Fairgrounds) (Back Cover, pg. 69)Apr. 3 “Focused on Quality” Pig Sale (Mid-State Fairgrounds, Paso Robles) (pg. 3)Apr. 9 Ottenwalter Showpigs Farm Sale #4 (At the Ranch - Colusa) (pg. 14)Apr. 9 Nasco Showing & Grooming Clinic (Modesto Junior College – “ACE” Pavilion) California Elite Lamb & Goat Sale (Kern County Fairgrounds, Bakersfield) (pg. 36-37)Apr. 9 (pg. 19)Apr. 16 Mayo Livestock Sutter Buttes Invitational Lamb Sale (Live Oak) Apr. 16 West Coast Show Lamb Sale (Del Petersen Sheep Ranch - Nipomo) (pg. 57)Apr. 20 ADM Alliance/Moor Man’s ShowTec Show Pig Clinic (Evangelho Seed & Farm Store, Lemoore) (pg. 24)May 6-8 Tony Nicoletti Memorial Jackpot Show (Siskiyou Golden Fairgrounds, Yreka) (pg. 3)May 14 Ottenwalter Showpigs Farm Sale #5 (At the Ranch - Colusa) (pg. 1)May 21-22 Stock Show University Two-Day Grad Program (Tehama District Fair, Red Bluff) (pg. 17)May 28-29 Calif. Jr. Angus State Fieldday/Preview Show (Stanislaus Co. Fairgrounds - Turlock) (pg. 17)May 28-29 Calif. Jr. Charolais State Fieldday (Stanislaus Co. Fairgrounds - Turlock) (pg. 17)May 28-29 Southwest Regional Hereford Show (Stanislaus Co. Fairgrounds - Turlock) (pg. 17)May 28-29 Calif. Jr. Shorthorn Show (Stanislaus Co. Fairgrounds - Turlock) June 4 Granite Station Saddlery & Feed Inc. presents Goat Feeding & Management Clinic (Granite Station store - Bakersfield) June 18 Stateline Spectacular Jackpot Show (Tulelake-Butte Valley Fair - Tulelake) (pg. 60)June 18-19 Pork Spectacular (Stanislaus Co. Fairgrounds - Turlock) (pg. 27)July 8-24 California State Fair (Sacramento) Grand National Rodeo, Horse & Stock Show (Cow Palace - San Francisco) (pg. 60)Oct. 13-16 Oct. 24-25 "Spotlight on Quality" Shorthorn Show & Jackpot (Amador Co. Fairgrounds - Plymouth) Nov. 5-6 Northern Exposure Jr. Cattle Show (Glenn Co. Fairgrounds - Orland) Nov. 19-20 CNHA 16th Annual Hereford Classic Sale & Jr. Jackpot Show (Roseville Fairgrounds) Nov. 19-20 Harvest Moon Jackpot Show (Kern Co. Fairgrounds - Bakersfield) Dec. 3-4 Angus Days (Stanislaus Co. Fairgrounds - Turlock) Dec. 3-4 Rolling Hills Boeranza (Rolling Hills Casino - Corning) Dec. 10-11 Holiday Classic (Kern Co. Fairgrounds - Bakersfield) (pg. 67)Feb. 17-19, 2017 Cal Poly’s Western Bonanza (Mid State Fairgrounds, Paso Robles)
(pg. 63)June 2-4 (pg. 63)June 2-4
June 10-12 June 17-18 June June July Aug. 31- Sept. 5
May 7-8 May 21 May 21 May 21 May 21-22 May 28-29 May 28 June 3-5 June 16-18 June 16-18 June 19 June 23-25 October
Umpqua Valley Jr. Classic (Douglas County Fairgrounds - Roseburg) Stock Show University One-Day Clinic (Deschutes Fairgrounds, Redmond) Southern Oregon Junior Classic (Central Point) Oregon Junior Livestock Expo – All Breed Jackpot (Linn County Fairgrounds, Albany) North Coast Junior Livestock Show (Clatsop County Fairgrounds, Astoria) High Desert Livestock Expo (Deschutes Co. Fairgrounds, Redmond) Champions Choice Lamb Camp Next Level Livestock Camp (Ontario) Stockman Spring Classic (Canby) Mid-Columbia Jr. Livestock Show (Tygh Valley) Western Limousin Expo (Klamath) Western Regional Charolais Show (Klamath) Klamath Jackpot (Klamath) Pacific International Jr. Livestock Show (Prineville) Cascade Spectacular All Breeds Jackpot Show (Deschutes Co. Expo Center - Redmond)
Apr. 11 July 29-30
USU Aggie Classic Jackpot & True Blue Jackpot Show (Logan) RMJSS Finale (Heber)
(pg. 63)Mar. 25-26 (pg. 63)Mar. 25-26 (pg. 63)Mar. 25-26 (pg. 7)Mar. 31 (pg. 7)Apr. 14 (pg. 1)Apr. 16-17 (pg. 63)Apr. 22 (pg. 63)Apr. 22-23 (pg. 63)Apr. 29-30 (pg. 63)Apr. 30 (pg. 63)Apr. 30
Treasure Valley Classic Jackpot Show (Homedale) Magic Valley Classic (Gooding) Stateline Swine Showcase (Payette Co. Fairgrounds-New Plymouth) Stock Show University One-Day “Hands-On” Clinic (Coyler Hereford Ranch, Bruneau) NW Regional Jr. Hereford Show ( Bruneau) Idaho Jr. Beef Expo (Filer) Treasure Valley Swine Spectacular (Western Idaho Fairgrounds-Boise) Southern Idaho Extravaganza (Twin Falls Co. Fairgrounds-Filer) Eastern Idaho Summer Classic (American Falls) Twin Falls Co. Fair / Open Mkt. Steer & Breeding Cattle Show (Twin Falls)
Nugget All-American Show & Sale by Willoughby Sales (Reno) National Suffolk Show & Sale by Willoughby Sales (Reno)
OREGON April 16 (pg. 1)Apr.30
May 21 May 28 May (pg. 1)June 7
Golden Triangle Preview (Great Falls) Missouri River Royal (Fort Benton) Mountain Magic Junior Classic (Bozeman) Hi-Line Preview (Havre) Russell Country Classic (Stanford) Big Sky Lamb Camp (Bozeman) Western Ranch Spectacular (Billings) Champions Choice Lamb Camp Huntley Eagles Jackpot (Hardin) Helena Jackpot Show (Helena) Yellowstone Classic (Billings) Mt Junior Beef Expo (Lewiston) Windy City Classic (Livingston) Deer Lodge Jackpot (Deer Lodge) Beaverhead Bonanza (Dillon) Flathead Agape Classic (Kalispell)
May 7-8 (pg. 1)May 14-15 (pg. 7)May 19 June 8-10 (pg. 7)June 16 June 20-25 July 8
Midwest Elite by Willoughby Sales (Richmond, Indiana) Premier Boer Goat Show & Sale by Willoughby Sales (Richmond, Indiana) Premier 10 by Willoughby Sales (Richmond, Indiana) Heimer Hamps Online Sale (at showpig.com) Heimer Hamps Online Sale (at showpig.com) Stock Show University Two-Day Grad Program (Lea County Fairgrounds, Lovington, New Mexico) Corporation Lamb Sale by Willoughby Sales Oklahoma Black & White by Willoughby Sales National Southdown Sale by Willoughby Sales (Richmond, Indiana) The Midwest Elite Shropshire Show & Sale by Willoughby Sales (Richmond, Indiana) Midwest Elite Slick Shorn Show & Sale by Willoughby Sales (Richmond, Indiana) Champions Choice Lamb Camp (Ohio) Stock Show University Two-Day Grad Program (Wyoming State Fairgrounds, Douglas, Wyoming) Heimer Hamps Online Sale (at showpig.com) World Pork Expo (Iowa State Fairgrounds, Des Moines, Iowa) Heimer Hamps Online Sale (at showpig.com) Midwest Stud Ram Sale (Sedalia, Missouri) Champions Choice Lamb Camp (Georgia)
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Congratulations to the Western Bonanza Supreme Champions
Supreme A and B Female Megan Ashbrook
Supreme Market Beef A & B Brody Leo
Supreme Lamb A and B Shane Smith
Supreme Hog A Payton Rodgers
Supreme Hog B Lucia Abreu
Supreme Wether Doe A Alex Castello
Supreme Wether Doe B Maddy Cumming
Supreme Market Goat A Maddy Cumming
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California Elite Lamb & Goat Sale.....36-37
Oregon Jr. Livestock Show.......................35
California Jr. Angus Assoc........................17
California Jr. Charolais Assoc..................17
California Jr. Hereford Assoc....................17
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California Jr. Shorthorn Assoc..................17
California Pork Producers Assoc..............................58-59, 60
California State Fair.................................27 California Steer & Heifer Field Day........17 Cal Poly Western Bonanza..................66-67 CJLA Membersship Form.........................22 CJLA News & Shows................................28
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