Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Gold Show Honoree Nominations

Prince Edward Island Angus Association Gold Show Honoree(s)
The 2011 Angus Gold Show at Old Home Week will be named in honor of an individual or farm that has made significant contributions to the PEI, Maritime, and Canadian Angus Associations.
To the nominating committee or individual:
Clearly outline the nominee's contributions to the Angus breed without allowing the submission to become repetitive and lengthy. Please do not include pictures or newspaper articles.
A complete nomination should contain:
Part 1: A maximum of one page introduction to the nominee.
Part 2: A summary may be point form of the nominee's involvement in the Angus breed. This can include volunteer commitments, show results, sale information, et al. Describe the nominee's involvement, impact, initiatives and achievements in and with the Angus breed at the local, provincial, national and international level. Include approximate time period if possible.
Part 3: A letter of support for the nominee from the nominator. Please outline the nominee's leadership, participation and impact in Angus involvements and organizations. Include dates and responsibilities if possible.
Please note, all or part of the nomination package may be used in written form and may also be used by the show announcer at the time of the show.
Return completed nomination form to: Kurt Duncan, 40 York Point Road, Cornwall, PE, C0A 1H0 or email kurtduncan@pei.sympatico.ca 
It is the responsibility of the Board of Directors of the PEI Angus Association to select the individual or farm to be honored. All nominations will be kept for consideration for future show honorees.
Deadline: August 1, 2011

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Maritime Junior Angus Auction Results

Thanks to Ronnie Ford with the results from the Maritime Junior Angus Auction.

1. Nicole Booth purchased the Miller Wilson Angus gift certificate.

2. Ken Lisson purchased 3 Embryos of Glen Islay Angus donated by Don Currie, Glen Islay Angus.

3. Bannockburn Valley Farm purchased the ½ page ad in Today’s Angus Advantage

4. Susan MacKinnon purchased 5 straws of Justamere Panama Jack donated by Justamere Angus

5. Colby MacQuarrie purchased 5 straws of HF Tiger 5T donated by Hamilton Farms and Ring Creek Angus.
    Ronnie Ford purchased 5 straws of HF Tiger 5T donated by Hamilton Farms and Ring Creek Angus.

6. Nicole Booth purchased 5 straws of DCC Outlook donated by Lee’s Cattle Co.
    Wade Loane purchased 5 straws of DCC Outlook donated by Lee’s Cattle Co.
    Tim Dixon purchased 5 straws of DCC Outlook donated by Lee’s Cattle Co.
    Taylor Welch purchased 5 straws of DCC Outlook donated by Lee’s Cattle Co.

7. Peter Estabrooks purchased 2 straws of Gold-Bar King donated by Brad & Sarah Buchanan (Gold-Bar Livestock)

8. Temple Stewart purchased 2 does of Angus semen donated by Genex Canada (Brad Buchanan or Kurt Duncan)

9. Wade Loane purchased 5 straws of SAV Bullion 0474 donated by Enright Farms (Sean Enright)

10 Colby MacQuarrie purchased 5 straws of GF Mercedes Ultimatum 6U donated by Gilchrist Farms (Brad Gilchrist)
     Taylor Welch purchased 5 straws of GF Mercedes Ultimatum 6U donated by Gilchrist Farms (Brad Gilchrist)

11 Colby MacQuarrie purchased 5 straws of Bon View New Design 878 donated by Wilfred Gilby.

12. Wesley Hunter purchased 5 straws of Cudlobe In Focus donated by David Bolduc, Cudlobe Angus.
      David Siddall purchased 5 straws of Cudlobe In Focus donated by David Bolduc, Cudlobe Angus.

Monday, June 13, 2011

CAA 50 Year Awards

CAA President David Bolduc and CAA CEO Doug Fee present the 50 year award to the Bill Pryor Family.















At the 2011 annual general meeting of the Canadian Angus Association held recently in Clear Lake, Manitoba, two Maritime Angus families were recognized for having contributed "50 years of commitment and dedication to the Angus breed in Canada."
Congratulations to the William Pryor family from Centreville, NB and the Frank Mutch family from Earnscliffe, PE.

While they were in NB to attend the Maritime Angus Field Day, CAA President David Bolduc and CAA CEO Doug Fee presented the Pryor award. The Mutch award will be presented later this summer.

Monday, June 6, 2011

Sunday, June 5, 2011

Maritime Junior Angus Field Day Results

From Field Day Correspondent Joanne Mutch


SPLIT 1  JUNIOR HEIFER SHOW CONFIRMATION

1st   TAYLOR WELCH- JEM CLASSY LADY 7X 

2ND TRICIA SANDERSON - BANNOCKBURN VALLEY ROSE 6X

3RD  ALLISON BOOTH,  JEM CLASSY LADY 8X        

4TH  JUSTIN FORD,  WHEATLEY RIVER COLLEEN 2X

5TH  BRADY MATHESON,  WILGOR 1P UNIE 2X

6TH  QUENTIN LAWLESS,  NICNAT ERROLINE


SPLIT 2

1ST   NICOLE BOOTH,  DMM QUEENIE 24X

2ND  PATRICK HOLLAND,  LOCUST GROVE MARION 9X

3RD  BEVERLY BOOTH ,  WORTH A BIT LICORICE 9X

4TH  COLBY MACQUARRIE,  MILTONVALE POLLY COBE 1X

5TH  SARAH MANTHORNE,  NICNAT EILEEN 19X

6TH  LOGAN FORD,  WHEATLEY RIVER X MAIDEN

7TH  LAURNE SMITH,  NICNAT ANNIE 12X


SPLIT 3

1ST  ELLEN DIXON,  BANNOCKBURN VALLEY DOLLY 15X

2ND  HANNAH DIXON,  BANNOCKBUTN VALLEY ROSE 12 X

3RD  MATTHIAS DRAKE,  BANNNOCKBURN VALLEY BRIDE 18X

4TH  ALANA WORTH,  HMF PRIMROSE 6X

5TH  JAKE MATHESON,  CABLE HEAD QUEEN 14X

6TH  MARK OULTON,  OULTON ANGUS MOCHA 1X


SPLIT 4

1ST  KELSEY BOONE,   CABLE HEAD QUEEN 20X

2ND  COREY FORD,  WIL-MAR BEXTOR ERROLINE 6X

3RD   MELANIE WOOD,  BONSHAW LANEY 32X

4TH  GEOFFREY LARKIN,  RED SOO LINE REBECCA 0332

5TH  JAMES WORTH,  HMF BLACKBIRD 12X

6TH   KYLE YOUNKER,  NORTHERNVIEW COLLEEN 11X


SPLIT 5

1ST  DAVID SIDDALL,  BANNOCKBURN VALLEY PRIDE 58X

2ND  DERECK SANDERSON,  BANNOCKBURN VALLEY ROSE 40X

3RD  REBECCA  GILBY,  DMM BLACKCAP ESSENCE

4TH  BENJAMIN MACQUARRIE,  ROYAL PRIDE DOLLY 44X

5TH  MASON O’BRIEN,  WINDCREST XENA 2X


CHAMPION HEIFER     NICOLE BOOTH,  DMM QUEENIE

RESERVE CHAMPION HEIFER     ELLEN DIXON,  BANNOCKBURN  VALLEY DOLLY 15X   


SHOWMANSHIP CLASSES

SENIORS  

SPLIT 1

1ST KYLE YOUNKER

2ND  HANNAH DIXON


SPLIT 2

1ST PATRICK HOLLAND

2ND NICOLE BOOTH


SPLIT 3

1ST WESLEY HUNTER

2ND DERECK SANDERSON


SENIOR CHAMPION  PATRICK  HOLLAND                
RESERVE CHAMPION  KYLE YOUNKER


JUNIORS  
SPLIT 1

1ST LAUREN SMITH

2ND ALLISON BOOTH


SPLIT 2

1ST  COREY FORD

2ND  JUSTIN FORD


JUNIOR CHAMPION COREY FORD                   
RESERVE CHAMPION JUSTIN FORD

Friday, June 3, 2011

American Angus Association on Twitter

The American Angus Association has linked the Maritime Junior Angus Field Day Auction on their Twitter account.

American Angus Assoc
RT : PEI Angus Association: Maritime Junior Angus Field Day Auction

Thursday, June 2, 2011

Check out item #'s 9 and 10 that were just added

Auction item #'s 9 and 10 were just added to the Maritime Angus Field Day auction. Check out this link for the details on donations from Enright Farms and Gilchrist Farms, http://peiangus.blogspot.com/2011/06/maritime-junior-angus-field-day-auction.html

Maritime Junior Angus Field Day Auction


Below are the current list of items available on Saturday, June 4th at the Maritime Angus Field Day.

1)  $250 credit certificate towards purchase of live cattle or semen or embryos –  Miller Wilson Angus
 
2)  3 Embryos  - Don Currie, Glen Islay Angus
3)  ½ page add ($550 value)  -  Today’s Angus Advantage
 

4)  Choice of 5 straws of Justamere Panama Jack or Justamere Stabilizer - Justamere Farms

5)  10 straws of HF Tigre 5THamilton Farms and Ring Creek Angus of Fairview, Alberta
HF Tiger 5T

6)  20 straws of DCC Outlook  -  Lee’s Cattle Co.
DCC Outlook
 7)  2 straws Red Gold-Bar King or Red Gold-Bar Pandemonium - Gold-Bar Livestock (Brad & Sarah Buchanan)
 
8)  2 doses of any Angus bull in the line-up depending on availability - Genex Canada (Brad Buchanan or Kurt Duncan)
9)  5 straws of S A V Bullion 0474 donated by Enright Farms.
The top Bismarck son to sell in the 2011 S A V sale. With a birth weight of 89lbs and a 205 day weight of 1042lbs. 0474 combines both performance and eye appeal into one great genetic package. 
These 5 doses will be some of the only semen to sell on 0474 for the next couple years. Semen packages will be sold at Enright Farms' Sale, Investing in the Future II on Oct 8th.
S A V Bullion 0474
 
10)  10 straws of GF Mercedes Ultimatum 6U donated by Gilchrist Farms.
2010 Ontario Show Bull of the Year! That’s one way to describe this very smooth, correct bull sired by Leachman Saugahatchee 3000C and out of the Mercedes 13N donor cow that Gilchrist Farms have had such great success with.  Mercedes 13N has now produced over $90,000 in sales in her short life, and has progeny working all the way from BC through the prairies, Ontario and down into the USA.  Ultimatum has had a very successful show career to date taking home banners from point shows across Ontario both as a yearling and now a two year old.  His first progeny were born unassisted and have filled out fast to impress even the toughest critics.  This is your chance to invest in a great bull with an outstanding pedigree and you can rest assured it was a wise investment.

GF Mercedes Ultimatum 6U



Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Genex Canada Semen Donation


Genex Canada is donating 2 doses of any Angus bull in the Genex lineup to the Maritime Junior Angus Field Day in Port Elgin, New Brunswick on Saturday, June 4th.  The selection of the bull is subject to availability.  You can visit http://genex.crinet.com/beef/ to see what is available from Genex.

Gold-Bar Livestock Semen Donation

Red Gold-Bar Pandemonium
Gold-Bar Livestock, Brad and Sarah Buchanan of Ariss, Ontario is donating buyer's choice of 2 doses of Red Gold-Bar King or Red Gold-Bar Pandemonium to the Maritime Junior Angus Field Day Auction on Saturday, June 4th in Port Elgin, New Brunswick.

For more information on Gold-Bar Livestock, visit, http://www.gold-bar.com/index.html

Maritime Angus Field Day Program

Friday June 3rd
7:00pm - Registration/ Meet and greet
7:30pm- Opening remarks and welcome from host family
8:30pm- Fun Auction and social time

Saturday June 4th
9:30am- Coffee, Registration continues, MJAA meeting
10:00am- EPD 101 Seminar, Paul Mastine (Triara Genetics)
Noon- Lunch
1:30pm- Junior Heifer Show, Showmanship Classes
3:00pm- Commercial Breeder of the year
3:15pm- Semen Auction
4:00pm- Beef BBQ