2021 VIRGINIA Summer ShowDown


VA Color Breeds Show

Chairman:  Billie Jo Rhodes (540-292-9366/swissy09.bs@gmail.com)

Judge:  Kelly Reynolds

VA Holstein Summer Show

Chairman:  Heather Shinn (609-722-2711/shinn13@vt.edu)

Judge:   Bill Taylor

Schedule of Events

Wednesday     August 4

8:00 AM         Fairgrounds open

Thursday         August 5

10:00 AM      Color Breed cattle must be in place 

12:00  PM      VA Dairy Color Breeds Show (will show by breed in alphabetical order)

                     Ayrshires. Brown Swiss, Guernsey, Jersey, Milking Shorthorn, Red & White Holstein

Friday            August 6

9:00 AM       Mill Wheel Showmanship and fitting workshop with Katie Coyne

3:30 PM        All Breeds Showmanship contest for youth showing in both shows and clinic.

                     See separate entry form and rules.  

6:00  PM        VHA Summer Show cattle must be in place 

6:00  PM        Exhibitor Dinner catered by Hank’s BBQ and a LIVE Fun Auction


Saturday        August 7

9:00 AM       VA Holstein Summer Show – no showmanship contest, we will start with type classes

                     Food booth will be available by the VA Junior Holstein Association

Annual Membership Meeting Minutes are posted on the Annual Meeting page.


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Thank you to Trans Ova Genetics for sponsoring the 2020 Winter Retreat!

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Virginia is for Holstein Lovers!



Visit the Virginia Junior Association page to learn more about this group of exciting young dairy enthusiasts and for a list of upcoming events.

View the Photo Gallery from the 100th Anniversary Celebration and a recap of the exciting event.

The Southeastern Holstein News is the Registered Holstein Publication for Virginia. Your one year subscription is included with your VA Holstein Membership.

Entry Deadline Extended!!
July 26th