Highland Farms, Inc.
152 Towles Road
Cornish, ME 04020
207/625-3329
207/625-3305 (Libby)
207/625-4752 (Fax)

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A great portion of the herd at Highland Farms traces to the farm's original purchase, Perty W. 41721. Included in this group are members of the "Aletta," "Candy," "Fernetta," "Jean" and "Miss Letty" cow families.

Other prominent members of the herd trace to Storrs Delores, the seventh dam of "Duncan."

A few of our current standouts are listed below, including a listing of cows in the herd that are ranked among the top 1.5% for Jersey Performance Index and cows that produced Hall of Fame or Honor Roll records.

From the Jean Family
Highland Bold B Jean
Pedigree | Larger Photo
Excellent-91%
5-2 305 22,610 4.8% 1,076 3.6% 822
"Bold B Jean" is one of our favorite foundation cows. She has three records over 20,000M and a six lactation m.e. average over 20,000M. Her son, Highland Country B Jeffery, is a future herd sire at Highland Farms.
 
"Bold B Jean's" Daughter:
Highland Hallmark B Jean
Pedigree | Larger Photo
Desirable-78%
3-0 305 24,980 4.2% 1,048 3.4% 851
"Hallmark B Jean" is proving to transmit superior genetics like her dam. She has two Very Good daughters with records over 19,000M.
 
"Hallmark B Jean's" Daughters:
Highland Rocket H Jean
Pedigree
Very Good-87%
4-0 251 21,660 4.4% 961 3.3% 713
Highland Lieutenant H Jean
Pedigree
Very Good-85%
3-3 305 24,660 5.9% 1,463% 3.6 880

"Lietenant H Jean" is one of our most promising young cows and among our first females to be genotyped.

Other "Bold B Jean" Daughters
Highland Artist Bold Jean-ET
Pedigree
Very Good-86%
3-1 305 19,620 5.3% 1,036 3.6% 716
Highland Artist B Jean-ET
Pedigree
Very Good-84%
3-0 305 17,390 5.5% 965 3.7% 635
Highland Hallmark B Jean A
Pedigree
Desirable-79%, JH1F
2-1 305 21,400 4.4% 945 3.2% 678
 

From the Delores Family

Highland Lemvig B Delores A
Pedigree | Larger Photo
Excellent-91%

4-2 305 19,520 4.3% 832 3.5% 677

Three members of the "Delores" cow family are appraised Excellent-91%: Highland Action A Delores, Highland Lemvig A Delore Dale and Highland Derby Levi Delores. Click here to learn more about current members of the "Delores" family featured in our October Jersey Journal ad.

Cows Ranked on Top 1.5% JPI List (7/16)
Genomic Evaluations (7/16) Score GJPI Milk Fat Prot EFI
HIGHLAND IMPULS J REFUGEE 80 137 349 37 30 6.3
HIGHLAND MADDEN PLUS ELSIE {5} 84 134 308 40 26 7.3
HIGHLAND PAUL I REFUGEE 81 130 724 31 33 7.7

High Genomic JPI Heifers (7/16)
Listed below are the heifers with the 30 highest GJPIs (Genomic Jersey Performance Index) in the herd based on the July 2016 genomic evaluations.
Name DOB EFI Pval GJPI Sire Dam
HIGHLAND CHUCK V SARA 2/11/2015 8.1 9 166 CHUCK HIGHLAND VALENTINO L SARA
HIGHLAND MAGNUM PLUS ELSIE 12/13/2014 6.3 9 154 MAGNUM HIGHLAND PLUS N ELSIE {6}
HIGHLAND MADDEN Z SPICE {5} 1/9/2014 7. 9 149 MADDEN{4} HIGHLAND ZUMA A SPICE
HIGHLAND AXIS I REFUGEE 10/29/2014 8.5 9 145 AXIS HIGHLAND IMPULS J REFUGEE
HIGHLAND LEXICON Z SPICE 1/16/2015 7.3 9 143 LEXICON HIGHLAND ZUMA A SPICE
HIGHLAND PLUS V DELORES {6} 2/7/2015 7.9 9 141 PLUS{5} HIGHLAND VOLCANO E DELORES
HIGHLAND AXIS I DELORES 10/29/2014 8.5 9 139 AXIS HIGHLAND IMPULS DREW DELORES
HIGHLAND AXIS V DELORES 7/17/2015 8.5 9 137 AXIS HIGHLAND VERMEER A DELORES
HIGHLAND MAGNUM L ALTA 1/9/2015 7.2 9 131 MAGNUM HIGHLAND LENNOX C ALTA
HIGHLAND MADDEN PLUS WENDY {5} 4/11/2014 8.5 9 126 MADDEN{4} HIGHLAND PLUS L WENDY {6}
HIGHLAND SIDNEY PAUL REFUGEE 10/12/2014 8. 9 119 HIGHLAND MEDALIST SIDNEY HIGHLAND PAUL I REFUGEE
HIGHLAND PROMISE P. SARA 2/3/2015 8.2 8 114 LEGAL PROMISE HIGHLAND PLUS A SARA {6}
HIGHLAND BADGER B ALETTA {4} 6/8/2015 6.6 8 114 BADGER{3} HIGHLAND BRUNO A ALETTA
HIGHLND REX M SPICE {6} 2/27/2016 7.6 6 111 HIGHLAND ACADEMY REX HIGHLAND MADDEN Z SPICE {5}
HIGHLAND COBALT P. SARA LYN 8/27/2015 8.8 7 109 COBALT HIGHLAND PREMIER H SARA
HIGHLAND COBALT P. SARA LEA 8/27/2015 8.8 7 109 COBALT HIGHLAND PREMIER H SARA
HIGHLAND SIDNEY J LETTY 2/12/2015 7.2 6 95 HIGHLAND MEDALIST SIDNEY HIGHLAND JUPITER R LETTY
HIGHLAND FASTRACK PLUS DELORES 8/15/2014 8.5 7 92 FASTRACK HIGHLAND PLUS G DELORES {6}
HIGHLAND PLUS M BELLE {6} 11/24/2014 6.7 7 85 PLUS{5} HIGHLAND MANHATTEN T BELLE {5}
HIGHLAND MASTER P. ELSIE 12/13/2015 7.9 4 80 MASTER HIGHLAND PLUS N ELSIE {6}
HIGHLAND HEADLINE I SPICE 2/22/2014 8.8 2 38 HEADLINE HIGHLAND IATOLA G SPICE

High PA JPI Heifers (7/16)
Listed below are the heifers with the 30 highest PA JPIs (Parent Average Jersey Performance Index) in the herd based on the July 2016 genetic evaluations.
Name DOB EFI Pval PA
JPI
Sire Dam
HIGHLAND HARRIS L SARA {5} 2/17/2016 7. 8 131 HARRIS{4} HIGHLAND LEGAL ROCK SARA
HIGHLAND CHARLES M SARA LEE 9/27/2015 8. 8 124 CHARLES HIGHLAND MONTERERY R SARA LEE
HIGHLAND SHELDON V SPICE 3/25/2015 8.1 8 123 HIGHLAND VOLCANO SHELDON HIGHLAND VERNON H SPICE
HIGHLAND FORMIDABLE B SPICE 3/9/2016 7.9 7 120 FORMIDABLE HIGHLAND BRUNO H SPICE
HIGHLAND ALTITUDE D BERNIE 9/7/2015 8. 8 120 ALTITUDE HIGHLAND DOMINICAN J BERNIE
HIGHLAND SHELDON D WENDY 3/9/2015 8.1 8 118 HIGHLAND VOLCANO SHELDON HIGHLAND DOMINICAN PLUS WENDY
HIGHLAND AREK PLUS DELORES 4/25/2015 7.4 8 117 AREK HIGHLAND PLUS ACTION DELORES {6}
HIGHLAND VIPER G GIPSY GIA 12/14/2015 7.8 8 116 VIPER HIGHLAND GABE H GIPSY
HIGHLAND VIPER G GIPSY GIN 12/14/2015 7.8 8 116 VIPER HIGHLAND GABE H GIPSY
HIGHLAND DAZZLER H DELORES 3/31/2015 8.3 8 116 DAZZLER HIGHLAND HEADLINE R DELORES
HIGHLAND MARK V JEAN 2/10/2016 8.8 6 116 MARK HIGHLAND VALENTINO D JEAN
HIGHLAND GUS D MISS LETTY {4} 1/10/2016 7.6 6 115 GUS{3} HIGHLAND DOMINICAN D MISS LETTY
HIGHLAND LEONEL E BELLE {4} 12/8/2015 7.1 8 113 LEONEL{3} HIGHLAND ERA M BELLE {6}
HIGHLAND LEONEL A ELSIE {4} 12/13/2015 7.7 8 113 LEONEL{3} HIGHLAND APPLEJACK I ELSIE
HIGHLAND LEONEL S DELORES {4} 12/11/2015 8.2 8 112 LEONEL{3} HIGHLAND SUMNER A DELORES
HIGHLAND MADDEN I DELORES {5} 5/24/2014 7.4 9 112 MADDEN{4} HIGHLAND IMPULS G DELORES {4}
HIGHLAND SHELDON V ALTA B 11/29/2015 8.1 8 111 HIGHLAND VOLCANO SHELDON HIGHLAND VERNON A ALTA B
HIGHLAND GUS M SARA LIZ {4} 1/8/2016 7.6 6 111 GUS{3} HIGHLAND MONTEREY R SARA LIZ
HIGHLAND SHELDON C JEAN 3/16/2015 8.3 7 109 HIGHLAND VOLCANO SHELDON HIGHLAND CRAIGAN V JEAN
HIGHLAND PLUS R JEAN B {6} 3/11/2014 7.4 8 108 PLUS{5} HIGHLAND RESTORE M JEAN B
HIGHLAND GUS D JEAN {4} 1/13/2016 5.9 6 108 GUS{3} HIGHLAND DOMINICAN D JEAN {4}
HIGHLAND MADDEN P. DELORES {5} 6/25/2015 7.7 7 107 MADDEN{4} HIGHLAND PLUS I DELORES {6}
HIGHLAND ALTITUDE H JEAN 10/7/2015 8. 7 107 ALTITUDE HIGHLAND HEADLINE L JEAN
HIGHLAND MARK H GIPSY {5} 2/7/2016 8.1 5 107 MARK HIGHLAND HEADLINE G GIPSY {4}
HIGHLAND VIRGINIAN MERRI SPIRIT 3/5/2016 6.8 5 106 VIRGINIAN HIGHLAND STONE M MERRI SPIRIT
HIGHLAND CHARLES G CANDY {4} 9/3/2015 8.3 7 105 CHARLES HIGHLAND GANNON L CANDY {3}
HIGHLAND VISIONARY D SARA 3/17/2016 8.5 5 104 VISIONARY HIGHLAND DENVER J SARA
HIGHLAND BISHOP A REFUGEE ICY 9/8/2015 7.5 7 104 BISHOP{6} HIGHLAND AHLEM D REFUGEE
HIGHLAND BISHOP A RUFUGEE IVY 9/8/2015 7.5 7 104 BISHOP{6} HIGHLAND AHLEM D REFUGEE
HIGHLAND BLADE PLUS DELORES 5/29/2014 7. 8 102 BLADE HIGHLAND PLUS A DELORES {6}

Highland Farms, Inc.
The Pike, Palmer and Bleakney Families
152 Towles Hill Road, Cornish, ME 04020
207/625-3329 - 207/625-3305 (Libby) - 207/625-4752 (Fax/Answering Machine)
HIGHLANDFARMSDAIRY@GMAIL.COM - www.highlandfarms@usjersey.com
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