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The AMSS is reviewing the costs associated with the EXPRESS program and will make final decisions at the December board meeting. Any new cost structure for this program will take effect January 1, 2023. Stay tuned for an updated sign-up form.

Price Increase for Classifications – Starting January 1, 2023 | Price Structure

Policy Change EXP x EXP | Mailing to members

AMSS Breeding Charts | Updates through 2024

HCD and CVM Information | Please read

REMINDER: National shows only accept official American Milking Shorthorn registration papers. DNA and Genomic testing is conducted on ALL open and junior show champions and bred and owned winners.

AMSS Semen Tank | Inventory list

Classifieds | View


November 25 – December 1 | AMSS Online Fun Auction

December 2 – 3 | AMSS Board of Directors Winter Meeting


December 1 | Futurity 67 Entries Due

December 1 | Classification sign-up due

International Milking Shorthorn Show

Grand Champion – Lazy M Wildside Gennette EXP – Peter Vail

Reserve Grand Champion – Pine-Valley P Junebug EXP – Jason, Jessica and Leah James, Cory and Kristen Salzl

All American Milking Shorthorn Show

Grand Champion – Lazy M Wildside Gennette EXP – Peter Vail

Reserve Grand Champion – Hard Core C-Tie Sundance ET – Keith and Donnette Fisher

North American International Milking Shorthorn Show

Grand Champion – Millcreek Lottery Ladyluck – Taylor Graves

Reserve Grand Champion – Lazy M PS Ladylump EXP ET – Carrie Ritschard

Northeastern National Milking Shorthorn Show

Grand Champion – Taylor Farm Rubens Spitfire-Brooke Clark of GMC Farm

Reserve Grand Champion – Cold Springs Presto Zoey-Cold Springs Farm

HM Grand Champion – GMC Clearly a Lucky Lady Brooke Clark of GMC Farm

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