Memo to Holstein clubs regarding annual meetings and social events in the context of COVID-19

Many of you have been asking us – and rightly so – about club annual meetings, social evenings and awards events, which are usually held in the fall. Many of you are asking for guidelines. After discussing the issue among committee members and the…

Priority Services: Gradual Resumption of Services

Notice to producers and service providers in the dairy industry Follow these recommendations until further notice On April 28, 2020, the Quebec government announced that activities affected by the COVID-19-related pause would gradually resume. The various regions are required to reopen gradually. All health…

2021 HOLSTEIN QUÉBEC PICNIC

We are delighted to inform you that Ferme JM Valley Holstein and the Bas-St-Laurent Holstein Club will be hosting the 2021 Holstein Québec Picnic. You’ll find more details in the attached press release. To print, click here.

UPDATE ON THE 2020 HOLSTEIN QUÉBEC PICNIC

Saint-Hyacinthe, 15 April 2020 – It is with heavy hearts that we announce the postponement of the Holstein Québec Picnic that was scheduled to take place on 11 July 2020, at Ferme Valrick, in the St-Hyacinthe Holstein Club region. Due to the current Covid-19…

Have you taken the time to look at the latest genetic evaluations?

The new genetic evaluations were released on April 7! Always interesting to watch these new numbers and the effect on the indices of males and females of your herd! Do you know the change to the mobile base that takes place n Canada for…

COVID‐19 Pandemic – Update from your Association

The spread of COVID-19 remains a serious concern. As of March 25, and until April 13, as requested by Premier François Legault, the Holstein Québec office will be closed to comply with the closure of all nonessential businesses and show our solidarity with the…

COVID‐19 Pandemic – Instructions and guidelines from Holstein Québec

The spread of COVID-19 remains a serious concern. The government is adopting all necessary measures to limit contagion as much as possible. All citizens and employers must adapt their practices regardless of the inconveniences and disruptions arising from these exceptional circumstances, and we must…

2020 Holstein Québec Convention: like old times!

Saint-Hyacinthe, 14 February 2020 – Last Friday saw the close of the 85th annual Holstein Québec Convention, where over 450 people gathered to exchange views and get involved. The Saint-Maurice Maskinongé Holstein Club had set the stage at the Delta Trois-Rivières Conference Centre to…

Nomination of Marilie Pelletier to the position of interim advisor for Central Quebec

Saint-Hyacinthe, 10 January 2020 – Holstein Québec is proud to introduce Marilie Pelletier as interim advisor for Central Quebec, taking over from Roxanne Montplaisir for the duration of her maternity leave. Marilie will begin work on 13 January 2021 and be integrated gradually into…