Dairy tries cross breeding, but returns to Holsteins

This is the third in a series of three features on dairies visited during the Western Canadian Dairy pre-conference tour

LACOMBE, Alta. — The Philipsen family tried a cross-breeding program for their dairy near Lacombe, Alta., but then returned to the tried and true registered Holstein breed for their 340-cow operation. Arie and Dineke Philipsen, daughter Dianne and son Harm showed off their dairy March 7 to the pre-conference tour of the Western Canadian Dairy […] Read more