Farm is home to Registered Ayrshires & Holsteins
in historic western Maryland –
just minutes from the Antietam & Gettysburg battlefields.
A 3rd & 4th Generation Family Farm, family members include
Ralph & Terrie, Erin, Ryan & Amanda Shank and Mary & Mike,
Mark, Michael, Jordan & Richard Gelber. Palmyra has been
home to Ayrshires for 50 years and Holsteins for 22 years.
The current rolling herd average for the 116 Ayrshires is
20,441M 4.0% 827F 3.2% 660P and 81 Holsteins currently average
23,627M 3.8% 899F 3.1% 732P. The herd is housed in a freestall
facility and fed a group TMR.
Palmyra Farm has had over 118 All-American Ayrshire Nominations and over 44 All-American Ayrshires.
In 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2010 & 2011 the herd was honored to be named the Premier Breeder & Premier Exhibitor of the Ayrshire show at World Dairy Expo and Premier Breeder in 2007, 2009 & 2012. They were also recognized as Premier Breeder and Exhibitor at the 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2013 All-American Dairy Show.
|UPCOMING SALE CONSIGNMENT|
-Palmyra Tristar R Ginger x Bendig
7HO12161 Palmyra Ladd Man-P-ET
Polled Red Carrier Super Sampler at Select Sires!
Sire: Tiger-Lily Ladd P-Red-ET
Dam: MOM Manhattan-ET VG-85
Full Sister: Ladd Many-Red-ET
GTPI +2249 +642NM +.08F +.04P +2.79 Type
Tiger-Lily Mc Lovette-ET
+88M +45F +34P +500NM +.05F +0.3P
+3.5PL 2.92SCS +.9DPR +3.77T +3.30UDL +3.15LLC
McCutchen sister to Ladd-P!
Palmyra M-O-M Manhattan-ET *RC
Very Good - 85, 86-MS @ 2-10
#2 Red/RC Cow of the Breed!
4/13 GTPI +2136 PTA +1067M +55F +52P
2-4 305d 27,812 4.4 1217 3.3 917
2-4 315d 28,693 4.4 1253 3.3 946
Contracted by ABS, Select Sires, Genex, CRV, Accelerated & GenElite
Calves by Z-Destiny, Larson, Ladd-P and Gold Chip
Manhattan is owned with Chris & Jen Hill
Manhattan's Ladd-P Daughter:
Palmyra Lad Many-Red-ET
9K GTPI +2245 - #5 Red Heifer
+791M +54F +50P +587NM +3.9PL +3.18T
Contracted for embryos worldwide!
Her Dam: Palmyra M-O-M Manhattan-ET *RC (VG-85)