Whitaker Stormatic Rae-ET, the Senior Champion exhibited by Craig Walton and Gene Iager of Pleasant View, Ohio, was named Grand Champion of the Open Holstein Show held Sept. 11-12, at the 2013 All-American Dairy Show in Harrisburg.
Reserve Grand and Intermediate Champion went to Cowtown Durham Grasshopper exhibited by Jamie Black of Constable, N.Y.
Chase Savage of Union Bridge, Md. exhibited the Reserve Senior Champion Cow, Savage-Leigh Gold Lona-ET, the winning 4-Year-Old Cow.
The second place Senior 3-Year-Old, Butz-Butler Gold Barbara-ET exhibited by Jeffrey Butler of Chebanse, Ill., took home the Reserve Intermediate Champion title.
Cameron Ridge Atwood Beauty, exhibited by Gene Iager and Chris and Jennifer Hill of Thurmont, Md., was the show’s Junior Champion.
Lloyd and Denise Pease of Susquehanna, Pa., earned Reserve Junior Champion with Welsh-Edge Fever Huggable, the first place winter yearling.
First-place winners of the National Open Holstein Show:
Spring Calf – Godin Bless Wind Brook, Kevin Ehrhardt, Baldwin, Md.
Winter Calf – Rolling Spring Dami Easy ET, Matthew Bean, Franklin, Pa.
Fall Calf – Heart&Soul DD Reminisce, Matt Boop, Millmont, Pa.
Summer Yearling – Welk-Crest Divas Delight, Brian Landis, Goshen, Ind.
Spring Yearling – Cameron Ridge Atwood Beauty, Gene Iager and Chris and Jennifer Hill, Thurmont, Md.
Winter Yearling – Welsh-Edge Fever Huggable, Llyod and Denise Pease, Susquehanna, Pa.
Fall Yearling – C-Cove Fever Pitch, Tyler Cessna, Clearville, Pa.
Dry Cow – Seldomrest-F Elvis Twikle, Elizabeth Ann-Acel, Guys Mills, Pa.
Yearling Heifer in Milk – Lylehaven Lisette-ET, Jerome Rappaport, East Montpelier, Va.
Jr. 2-Year-Old – Windy-Knoll-View Parfait-ET, James and Nina Burdette, Mercersburg, Pa.
Sr. 2-Year-Old – Claquato-RH Elicit-ET, Kevin Doeberiener, West Salem, Ohio
Jr. 3-Year-Old – Cityview Gldwyn Ace, Richrd Schwartzbeck, Union Bridge, Md.
Sr. 3-Year-Old – Cowtown Durham Grasshopper, Daniel and Helene Meier and Jamie Black, Constable, N.Y.
Intermediate Champion – Cowtown Durham Grasshopper, Daniel and Helene Meier and Jamie Black, Constable, N.Y.
Reserve Intermediate Champion – Butz-Butler Gold Barbara-ET, Jeffery Butler, Chebanse, Ill.
4-Year-Old – Savage-Leigh Gold Loa-ET, Chase Savage, Union Bridge, Md.
5-Years-Old – Windy-Knoll-View Panini-ET, James Burdette, Mercersburg, Pa.
6 Years Old & Older – Whitaker Stromatic Rae-ET, Gene Craig, Pleasant Plain, Ohio
100,000/125,000 lb. – Savage-Leigh Leona-ET, Chip Savage, Union Bridge, Md.
The 50th All-American Dairy Show, the world’s largest dairy show, runs Sept. 7-12 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. This year’s show features 23 shows in six days, the nation’s only all-dairy antiques show, nearly 3,000 animals and 2,000 exhibitors from across the nation. For more information, visit www.allamerican.state.pa.us or call 717-787-2905.