Dexters in Denver!

The National Western Stock Show in Denver, Colorado will have a Dexter class again this year! . A nationally recognized western heritage and entertainment event, the stock show hosts one of the world’s richest regular season professional rodeos, one of the country’s largest horse shows and Colorado’s largest western trade show, attracting attendance numbers over 650,000 visitors each year. This …

Missouri Dexter Breeder’s Association Fall Show

The Missouri Dexter Breeder’s Association (MDBA) fall show took place on October 19, 2019 at the Webster County Fairgrounds, in Marshfield, MO. The cattle started arriving on Thursday evening, and by the time check-in was done on Friday afternoon, ~80 ADCA registered cattle were waiting to be shown. The MDBA kicked off the festivities on Friday night with its annual …

The ADCA Talisman Farm Award

The ADCA Talisman Farm Award winner for 2019 is: Vicki Jones of Moosters Meadows Congratulations, Vicki! The ADCA Talisman Farm Award is given in memory of John Hays of the Talisman Herd. An attorney and accomplished musician, John and his wife Belle purchased their first Dexters in 1974. John was integral in the reorganization of the “American Kerry and Dexter …

The 2019 ADCA Chris Odom Youth Award

Congratulations to Nathan Lizarraga (Senior Division) and Mackennah Spatz (Junior Division) for winning this year’s ADCA Christ Odom Youth Award! The ADCA Christ Odom Youth Awards are given in memory of Chris Odom, of Block Creek Ranch. It honors his work in the ADCA, his service to the Dexter community, and especially his faithfulness to encourage and support our ADCA …

Lifetime Memberships

Lifetime memberships are awarded to ADCA members that have been breeding Dexters for many years, have served the ADCA membership faithfully, have exhibited a passion for the preservation of the breed, and have stewarded their own herds with excellence. At the 2019 ADCA National Dexter Expo this year, four of our members were awarded with ADCA Lifetime Memberships. We are …

The ADCA Chuck Daggett Good Citizen Award

The ADCA congratulates Santiago Lizarraga of Nana’s Memories Farm on being awarded the 2019 National Chuck Dagget Good Citizen Award! The following people were the Daggett Award winners in their Regions: Ted Anderson of Emerald Springs Farm, Region 1 Stefanie Millman of Emerald Park Farm, Region 2 Carole Ann Traynor of Hi-Country Achers Farm, Region 4 Kimberly Jepsen of MooShine …