JUNE 21-24, National Ayrshire Convention, Prairie Meadows Casino Racetrack Hotel, Altoona, Iowa.

JUNE 21-24, Annual meetings of the American Jersey Cattle Association and National All-Jersey, Inc., Wyndham Gateway Hotel, Gettysburg, Pa.

JUNE 25-28, Annual meeting of the American Dairy Science Association, David Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, Pa. For more information, please visit www.adsa.org/2017/

JUNE 29, 9 a.m. Farming for Success Field Day, Penn State research farm, 1446 Auction Road, Manheim, Pa.

JUNE 29-30, Eastern Shore Dairy Workshop, featuring Dr. Katharine Knowlton of Virginia Tech. Registrations due June 15th. See page 20.

JUNE 26-JULY 1, National Guernsey Convention, The Saratoga Hilton, Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

JUNE 27, 11:30 a.m. Dairy Outlook, presented by AgChoice Farm Credit, hosted at their offices throughout the region.

JUNE  27 - JULY 1, National Holstein Convention, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Bellevue, Washington State.

JULY 6-7, Pennsylvania Holstein Junior Judging School, hosted by Lancaster County Holstein Association.

JULY 8, Pennsylvania Holstein Association summer picnic, Klinedell Holstein Farm, Lebanon.

JULY 8, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. New Jersey Holstein Picnic, Kevin Beiler Farm, 452 Daretown Rd., Elmer.

JULY 12, 7:30 p.m. Maryland Dairy Princess Pageant, at the Clarion Inn Frederick Event Center (former FSK Holiday Inn). A reception precedes the pageant at 7 p.m.

JULY  13, 6 p.m. Pond management workshop, Graybill Farm, Manheim, Pa. Free, but registration required. RSVP to 717-921-8803.

JULY 14, 10 a.m. Virginia Dairy Expo, Stoney Run Farms, Inc. 3349 Power Dam Road, McGaheysville.

JULY 14, 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. Mercer County Guernsey Ice Cream Supper (open to the public); Mercer County 4-H Park, Route 19, north of Mercer, Pa.

JULY 15, 11 a.m. New York Holstein Picnic, Dueppengiesser Family Farm, 7835 Butler Road, Perry.