Dutch Belted Cattle Association of
Annual Meeting Report
meeting minutes, see the printed November 2006 DBCAA Bulletin
Welcome and Introductions 15
attended the meeting with Pres. Cornell Upson via phone.
Registrar-Registrations were up this past
year. 28 males and 52 purebred females were registered. Up from
11 and 33, respectively. Grade-ups went from 123 to 206.
Report from Classification Committee
preparatory to a mail vote to be held in December Proposed Classification Program
Update on Herdbook-Providing the herdbook in a 3 ring binder
format was favored.
Beware of Crossbred bulls esp.
Taurus AI Service's "Benjamin-Red" is not DBCAA registered, although
there are valid registered red bulls and carriers available
A. Feedback on 2006 Farm Tour/Picnic-Peter Winch offered to host
in 2007, hoping for better weather.
B. Promotional hats available-46
hats have been sold so far. To get
yours, click here.
C. Website report
D. Other ideas-Breed promotion
coffee mugs were discussed.
Nominations for board of directors: President (Cornell Upson),
President (Ellen Bohn), and Secretary (Jim Versweyveld). Mail
ballots will be sent out in
December to current lifetime members.
New Business- Items discussed included production awards and
posting a sample press release for promotion
meeting time and place-The group favored keeping the meeting at
Expo, but possibly changing day or location due to room costs.