We are a self-supporting organization with annual dues of $25.00 per farm and $5.00 per  junior (Click to join).
We cover the states of Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, North Dakota, South Dakota, Kansas, Nebraska, and Missouri.  These nine states make up one of the regions of the American Pinzgauer Association.  We also host the National Pinzgauer Show once every four years.  We are looking for a representative from each state above to keep us informed of activities that are going on in your state. Please volunteer by dropping us a note and we'll help get the word out.

APA will offer a discounted catch up program to current members in good standing beginning October 15, 2016 and ending  March 15, 2017 to register fullblood, purebred and crossbred cattle 2 years and older at the following discounted rate:

Registrations must all be submitted as a group at one time in order to receive discounted rate.

1 head - $30 per head

2-5 head - $25 per head

6-10 head - $22 per head

11 or more - $20 per head

2017 Committees   

Robert Kesler's NEW address

Robert Kesler
N6447 HWY 55
Hilbert, WI 54129  

Calf Registration:

2016 Farm Technology Days in WI


Show Committee: Chairman: Diana Beckius: Jerry DeSmidt**
Rules and Bylaws: Chairman: Barb Schmoock
Nominating: Chairman: Barb Schmoock, Char Page
Sale Committee: Chairman: Todd Andreshak
Promotion Committee: Chairman: Barb Schmook, Bob Kesler, Lucy Kesler, Todd Andreshak
Newsletter: Chairman: Jerry DeSmidt: Gloria Kesler
Website: Chairman: Jerry DeSmidt: Gloria Kesler
Youth Committee: Chairman: Kevin Leis, Char Page Barb Schmoock*, Jerry DeSmidt**
Finance: Chairman: Bob Kesler: Lucy Kelser
Grievance: Chairman: Todd Andreshak
Import/Export: Chairman: Todd Andreshak

*Royalty Contest

**Junior Show & Entries

(youth must have at least one non parent/grandparent/junior cattle owner on the committee to run royalty contest and for junior show in case any issues need to be resolved)

If you are interested in being on a committee please contact:  Diana Beckius or Jerry DeSmidt

Year and corresponding letter for Tattoo
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the APA

Welcome to the Midwest Pinzgauer Website

If you have any information that you would like to see in the next Newsletter contact Gloria Kesler or Jerry DeSmidt