Officers & Directors

Ed Smith, President Phone: 847-372-0602 Email: Steve Irwin, Vice-President Phone: 217-871-7738 Email: Jason Oertel, Past President Phone: 618-779-9060 Email: Carol Jones, Treasurer 116 West 10th Street, Gridley, IL 61744 Phone: 815-848-1500 Email: Sarah Lenkaitis, Secretary 6N707 Corron Road, St. Charles, IL 60175 Phone: 920-517-1942 Email: Stephanie Hammerly, Editor & Webmaster PO Box 813, Wisconsin […]

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JUNE 29-7/3 – National Holstein Convention, Traverse City, MI JULY 18-20 – Illinois Holstein Championship Show, Bloomington SEPTEMBER 5 – Fall Herald & Midwest Holsteins Advertising Deadline (camera-ready ads due September 10) 9 – Illinois Holstein State Picnic at Bluff-Ridge Holsteins, Arrowsmith NOVEMBER 15 – Winter Herald Advertising Deadline (camera-ready ads due November 20)

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Fall 2018 Herald & Midwest Holsteins Deadline – September 5 2018 ISSUES: Summer 2018 Illinois Holstein Herald – coming soon! Spring 2018 Illinois Holstein Herald Spring 2018 Midwest Holsteins 2017 ISSUES: Winter 2017 Illinois Holstein Herald Fall 2017 Illinois Holstein Herald Fall 2017 Midwest Holsteins Summer 2017 Illinois Holstein Herald Summer 2017 Midwest Holsteins Spring […]

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JUNIOR NEWS The Illinois Holstein Junior Spring Thing will be held on February 24-25 in Peoria. Be sure to register by January 20th. Junior Spring Thing registration form can be found HERE.   2017/2018 Officer Team President: Connor Erbsen Vice-President: Payton Erbsen Secretary: Lane Heinzmann Treasurer: Lila Sloan Reporter: Brock Irwin Adult Advisors: John Mitchell 815-703-5614 […]

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Illinois Holstein Senior Convention & Junior Spring Thing Early Registrations Due January 20th

Planning to attend the Illinois Holstein Senior Convention on February 2-3 in Freeport and/or the Illinois Holstein Junior Spring Thing on February 24-25 in Peoria? Be sure to register by January 20th. Senior Convention and Junior Spring Thing registration forms can be found HERE.

2018 Illinois Holstein Membership Renewals Included in Winter Herald

Your 2018 Illinois Holstein Membership Renewals are included with your Winter 2017 Illinois Holstein Herald. You can also renew online or print off a membership form HERE.

Illinois Holstein Welcomes Sarah Lenkaitis as New Secretary

Sarah Lenkaitis is originally from a dairy farm in Wisconsin and now resides in St. Charles, Illinois. There she, along with her husband Andy, manage his family’s 120-head herd of Registered Red and White Holsteins. A 2008 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Sarah earned a degree in dairy science. She has held several marketing and communications positions at agencies with agricultural clients. Today, Sarah works on the farm and is a freelance writer. She is excited to begin offering tours at the farm this summer following the completion of a new barn and installation of two robotic milking units.