News Release

Saturday, October 3, 2015

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Red & White “Cutie” takes home International Futurity Champion Banner

MADISON, WIS. – Rokey-Benfar R Cutie-Red-ET, owned by MilkSource Genetics of Kaukauna, Wis., received the honor of being named the 2015 World Dairy Expo International Futurity Grand Champion on Saturday, October 3. She was awarded with the $1,000 Grand Champion Cash Award, sponsored by Trans Ova Genetics. Earlier in the week, Cutie took home first place in the Red & White 2015 World Dairy Expo International Futurity, and she was also named Intermediate Champion Female of the International Red & White Show.

Reserve Grand Champion Futurity honors went to the Jersey Futurity Champion, Avonlea Koffeetime At Arcadia-ET, owned by Avonlea Genetics & Arcadia Farms of Brighton, Ont. She received a $500 cash award, sponsored by Trans Ova Genetics.

Full results are as follows:

Ayrshire Futurity Class Winner:

Family Af-Ayr Dyno Delaney

Exhibited By: Sarah Borchardt, Caledonia, Ill.

 

Jersey Futurity Class Winner:

Avonlea Koffeetime At Arcadia-ET

Exhibited By: Avonlea Genetics & Arcadia Farms, Brighton Ont.

 

Milking Shorthorn Futurity Class Winner:

Corstar Lovely Lady EXP-ET

Exhibited By: Cory Salzl, Litchfield, Minn.

 

Brown Swiss Futurity Class Winner:

Top Acres Garbo S Wishes-ET

Exhibited By: Blessing Farms and Garrison Bros., Fort Wayne, Ind.

 

Guernsey Futurity Class Winner:

Knapps Fame Tomorrow Et

Exhibited By: Austin & Landen Knapp, Epworth, Iowa

 

Holstein Futurity Class Winner:

Hardys Braxton Lola-ET

Exhibited by: Parker Hardy, Tipton, Mich.

 

Red & White Futurity Class Winner:

Rokey-Benfar R Cutie-Red-ET

Exhibited By: MilkSource Genetics, Kaukauna, Wis.

 

Each breed winner received a $500 cash award, sponsored by Trans Ova Genetics.

 

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