Lang Haven Tiller Nirvana continued her incrediblematernal influnce on this show as her Amerian Pie daughter Faria Farms AmeriPie Norvena, VG-86, captured Grand Champion. She was Nom. All-American Produce of Dam in 2010 and made over 23,000M and nearly 950F in her first lactation. She is owned by Frank and Patti Faria of Escalon, CA. Their son Jacob is holding her at left int he photo. Reserve Grand Champion honors went to Music Guy Yogi Natalia, the 2nd place Sr. 3-Year-Old, owned by Anton Fernandes of Hilmar, CA. She is a Yogibear daughter from a VG-83 Mentor. The next dam was a Valiant bred by Pen Col Farm of Pennsylvania.
The Junior Champions were both Junior-Owned and thus took home a pair of rosettes each. Faria Farms Active Neola-ET was the Junior Champion. She is a June 2012 Activate from Nirvana and is owned by Ben Howard of Orland, California. Randy Edwards of Hilmar California exhibited the Res. Jr. Champion with Nells Glow SJ Harlee, a Spring Yearling by Springhill Judgment from a Response dam.
The Grand Champion of the Junior Show was Music Guy Yogi Natalia, the Res. Grand from the Open Show. Reserve Grand Champion of the Jr. Show went to Nells Glow Aaron Ivette, a Jr. 2-Year-Old sired by Aaron and owned by Anton Fernandes of Hilmar. Her dam was a Luxury with 20,000M followed by a VG-86 Lord with 1,000F
The Total Performance Cow was owned by Linda Madsen of Temecula, CA. Milky Way Jessie Joanna, VG-84, has a top record over 30,000M, 1,400F and 1,100P and over 100,000M lifetime. She is a Luxury daughter from an EX-92 Perfecto that was Nom. All-American. Linda Madsen also took home the Premier Breeder & Exhibitor banners.