Thursday, December 29, 2016

Fitting Perfection Schedule

January 1 (7:00PM)........Entry Deadline

Voting Schedule:
(Finalists will be posted at 7:00AM each day and voting will end each day at 7:00 PM)
January 2...............Goats/Lambs
January 3.....................Front Leg
January 4.....................Tail Head
January 5...........Junior Hind Leg
January 6...........Senior Hind Leg

Irish Whiskey

Mittag Irish Whiskey x Steel Force bred heifer
Bred I-80
Purchased from Swanson
In Griswold's 2013 sale, her full sister sold for $50,000
 and her mother sold for $24,000.

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

MSC 2016 "Year In Review"

Congratulations and Thank You 
to the Customers and exhibitors of Mittag Show Cattle. 

 Your success has made this one of the most successful 
years yet for Mittag Show Cattle.

 We look forward to even greater things in 2017!

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

"Mittag Oak"

"Mittag Oak" is definitely one of our really exciting cows.
She is pictured here with her two daughters, 
(Left) sired by I-80 and (Right) sired by MAB.

"Mittag Oak" was purchased from Minaret/Holtkamp.
Sired by Oakdale Duke (Charolais)
She is currently bred to MAB and will soon be entered into our Donor program.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Christmas Gift

Awesome Christmas Gift from my employees!!!!!

Nebraska AGR Winter Preview Pictures

Check out the ring shots and back drop pictures
 from the Nebraska AGR Winter Preview Show at

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

The Females of Mittag Genetics

Very proud of the females Tucker has put together to start his herd.

Nebraska AGR Winter Preview

Official Backdrop photo
Division Champion Steer
Shown by Tyler Means
Raised and Sold by Mittag Show Cattle
Sired by MAB
Judge Ryan Rash, "This is one super sound and super solid steer"

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Winter has hit!

Cows are happy to have extra feed when snow hit Iowa.


2 weeks left to get your entries in.

"It's All About The Showman"

Thanks to these and other exhibitors that showed Mittag Show Cattle bred calves this past year......Congratulations for your success and Thanks for our success!

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Champion Shorthorn Steer, Nebraska AGR

Champion Shorthorn Steer
Nebraska AGR Show, Grand Island, Nebraska
Shown by Tyler Means
Raised and Sold by Mittag Show Cattle

In The Chute @ Nebraska AGR

Miss Peach getting fit at the Nebraska AGR Show

Monday, December 12, 2016

New Donor Purchase!

TSCS American Honey
PB Simmental | High Regard x Steel Force
Purchased from Rosa/Taylor | 2016 First Class Female Sale
Owned by Staley Show Cattle, Mittag Genetics, and Kory Lauridsen Show Steers
Watch for future mating options!


Recently added to our blog is an EASY ACCESS "Click" to our favorite online sale sites.

One "click" and your there!

Sunday, December 11, 2016

Fitting Perfection Contest

Don't forget to send in your entries as you fit at the winter prospect shows!

Clipped for Nebraska AGR

Control Freak Steer @Kansas Beef Expo

   Very young Control Freak Steer 
raised as a result of the Mittag Show Cattle lease.

"Love this steer coming out he has a bright future ahead of him. He has a lot of rib and shape throughout, he's just greener and his better days are down the road and the gal showing him does a great job."
Ring A, Cody Green

"This steer is good in his lines and angles....he just needs more groceries and he's going to be a winner down the road."
Ring B, Jim Bloomberg

Liquid Courage Steer...Looking real good in Kansas

Friday, December 9, 2016

Good Luck Joe!

Good Luck Joe Herr at the Kansas Beef Expo.
Tag 5 Liquid Courage X Monopoly steer
 purchased at The Showman's Choice Sale.
Raised by Mittag Show Cattle

Mittag Show Cattle/Design

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Thursday, December 1, 2016

COWS FOR SALE/ From Mark Herbold

120 spring calvers and 80 fall pairs all fancy angus cows from estate dispersal!!! 
200 bred hfrs at Kirksville Livestock Friday night at 6pm!!!