• Glad Ray EJ Paris

    U.S. All-Breeds Leader for Combined Fat & Protein!

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  • Brown Swiss: Contemporary in Any Dairy Setting

    created by BSCBA

  • Adaptable to any Environment

    Photo taken in Switzerland by Jarrett Remsburg

  • Heat Tolerant

    At feed bunk on mid-90o January summer day in Australia.

  • Crossbreeding Advantages

    Wisconsin Crossbreds

  • Superior Grazers

    Photo taken at Lorreda Farm in Missouri

  • Quiet, Docile Temperament

    Photo taken at IDW

  • 2018 National Total Performance & Cow for all Seasons

    VB HP Advantage Sugar "E93/E95", owned by Voegeli Farm Inc. & City Slickers LLC, Monticello, WI.

  • Supreme Champion International & Eastern National 2018

    Cutting Edge T Delilah, Owned by Kyle Barton, Ancramdale, NY.

Brown Swiss are known for
dairy strength

Originating in the Swiss Alps, Brown Swiss adapt well to high altitudes and hot or cold climates, while producing large volumes of milk, ideal for cheese-making. Their unique ability to yield high components with an ideal fat-to-protein ratio sets them apart from other dairy breeds. 

Correct feet and legs, well-attached udders and dairy strength contribute to their exceptional productive life, allowing them to thrive in any modern dairy set-up. Style, balance and fancy frames also make Brown Swiss easy winners at county, state, national and international shows.

THE BROWN SWISS CATTLE BREEDERS’ ASSOCIATION OF THE USA

800 Pleasant Street, Beloit, Wisconsin 53511-5456
Ph: 608-365-4474    •    Fax: 608-365-5577    •    E-mail: info@brownswissusa.com

The Brown Swiss Association was established in 1880, registers about 10,000 animals per year and serves about 1800 combined adult and junior members. It is governed by a 10-person board of directors elected by and from the membership.

BSCBA Mission Statement... To promote and expand the Brown Swiss breed with programs that assist the membership and industry to compete favorably in the market place now and in the future.

Today’s U.S. breeders have built upon the breed’s rich heritage to develop a worldwide demand for their cattle in both the show ring and commercial dairy herd. 

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June 1, 2020 - Extended to August 1
Youth Lease Deadline

June 8, 2020    7pm Eastern
Bright Futures Elite Embryo Auction
Live, Online at CowBuyer.com

June 24-27, 2020 - Postponed until August
Wisconsin State Show

June 28, 2020 - Cancelled
MN BS Picnic

June 30-July 3, 2020 - Cancelled
National BS Convention

July 2, 2020
BS Board of Directors Meeting

July 28, 2020  10:30
Shiloh Dairy Brown Swiss Dispersal
Great Northern Sales Arena, Fond du Lac, WI
Sale Managed by Brown Swiss Enterprises, Inc.

 

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A Brown Swiss Niche in the Arizona Desert

By Melissa Hart, Dairy Agenda Today, Brown Swiss Bulletin

He sold his commercial dairy in 2012 and was ready to embark on a different career when one meeting changed Rick Anglin’s direction.
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Rick and Kristin Anglin own and operate Fond du Lac Farms in Arizona.

“After I sold the cows, I had plenty of time to think about things. I was invited to a dairy exchange meeting and there I met with a processor from the Midwest,” and that changed the trajectory of Fond du Lac Farms. After his visit with the processor, Rick stayed up late that night, crunching numbers and creating a budget for his on-farm milk-processing operation. After getting his wife, Kristin, on board, Anglin decided that if he was going to process his own milk, he would do it as a raw milk processor with Brown Swiss cattle and his plans were set in motion. Since July of 2014, Rick and Kristin Anglin have owned and operated Fond du Lac Farms as a raw milk dairy in Casa Grande, Arizona.

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