Schedule of Events - Sunday, July 27th
8 am: St. Jacobs Daughter Display & Budjon Open House Tag Sale Resumes
9 am: “Breakfast with Tim” Learn the story and focus of St. Jacobs ABC
11:30 am - 5 pm - Wisconsin Holstein Picnic
- Serving food and Judging Contest open from 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
- WHA Program at 1:30 pm with Panel Discussion to follow
- Door Prizes, Princess Scavenger Hunt, Kids’ Play Area
Breakfast with Tim
Coffee and donuts with Tim Abbott, Owner of St. Jacobs. Tim will give a presentation about St. Jacobs ABC, the history behind the company and plans for the future. St. Jacobs ABC has a small sire program with a focus on high type genetics that come from strong cow families and have outstanding sire stacks. They also have invested in some of the top females in north America for their female program. Learn about their unique approach to the breeding business in this discussion group.
Afternoon Panel Discussion
St. Jacobs ABC and Budjon Farms will present a panel discussion on “How Breeding High Type Cattle Can Impact Your Operation”.
We will have a panel of industry experts to talk about how breeding for outstanding type can influence your herd. We will have a group of panelists that have experience in breeding for type in the commercial operation, along with judges and successful merchandisers to give you tips on what they see the future of the business looking like and how you can derive more income from your operation.
2013 WHA State Picnic
Hosted by Siemers Holsteins, Newton